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Champs Élysées

(shäN zālēzā`), avenue of Paris, France, leading from the Place de la Concorde to the Arc de Triomphe. It is celebrated for its tree-lined beauty, its commodious breadth, the elegance of its cafés, theaters, and shops, and the fountain display at its center. Begun by Louis XIV and completed by Louis XV, it led through open country until the early 19th cent.
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The Champs-Elysees flagship will also serve as an industry event space.
store-front space with the highest return, on the Champs-Elysees ranged between 5,000 and 10,000 Euros (US$ 6,235.
It was magnificent to finish on the Champs-Elysees, and it was great to see the crowd all out," said the Predictor-Lotto rider.
The evening began with an exclusive cocktail reception in the new Champs-Elysees house, which was officially inaugurated at 6:30 pm by Bernard Arnault, President of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, and Yves Carcelle, President of Louis Vuitton Malletier.
Jean-Marie Leblanc, director of the race, told reporters on Saturday morning that he expected the green jersey duel to be decided on the Champs-Elysees, a belief echoed by both riders.
Over the past month, Dolby engineers have worked closely with engineering teams at the Gaumont Champs-Elysees and Cinemeccanica to ensure that the installations of Dolby Digital Cinema and Cinemeccanica DLP Cinema(TM) projectors went smoothly.
For the third successive year, Cavendish won on the Champs-Elysees, extending his 100 per cent record on Paris' most famous boulevard and taking his total tally to an incredible 20 stage successes in four years.
The Atelier de Joel Robuchon Etoile recently opened in Paris on the premises of the legendary Publicisdrugstore at 133, avenue des Champs-Elysees, welcoming its clientele in an elegant yet comfortable setting in the heart of Paris.
THE yellow jersey has been decided, and so has the polka-dot, and now the only remaining big issues in the 2010 Tour de France are who will win on the Champs-Elysees and which rider will don the green jersey.
Police divers were searching a Scottish river for Allan MacLeod when a pal bumped into him on the Champs-Elysees in Paris.
The Discovery Channel rider encountered no problems in maintaining the 23-second lead he had over Evans going into yesterday's 146km stage, a largely ceremonial trek from Marcoussis to the famous Champs-Elysees in the centre of Paris.
TRAINING IN FRANCE: The shaded sidewalks of the Champs-Elysees in Paris are lined with 32 antique and ultramodern trains through June 15 in a free, open-air exhibition, ``Le Train Capitale.