Ionic columns and Art Nouveau palaces compose the lavish streetscapes of Opéra – Grands Boulevards Exemplifying the height of Parisian style, the neighborhood’s famous department stores clothe forward-thinking fashionistas while the Garnier Opera House redefines high culture. Opéra – Grands Boulevards' refined disposition extends far beyond its garments, tenors, and sopranos—this central Paris neighborhood’s also flaunts fastidious restaurants, impeccably designed spaces, sultry clubs, and a theatrical nightlife that keeps you on the edge of your seat.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
Opulent Entertainment at Paris' Premier Opera House
High Class Department Stores and Couture Food
Passages Couverts: Paris' Famous Covered Shops
High-Powered Business Around the Opera
Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighborhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:
Marc Olivier Le Blanc
Marc Olivier Le Blanc specializes in commercial and editorial portrait photography. Although he's currently based in the vibrant Mission neighborhood of San Francisco, he returned to his native France to shoot Paris for this project through a traveler's eye. He always strives to turn both the ordinary and the unusual into something extraordinary.
Rachael Woodson is an American photographer based in Paris. She studied photography at the School of Visual Arts in NYC and ENSBA in Paris. Her work explores realms of psychology and family. She also photographs for clients including Airbnb, Rolling Stone, and Nylon. Rachael had an amazing time photographing the diverse neighborhoods and people of Paris for this project.
Loïc is a French photographer and world traveler addict based in Paris. He has been traveling all around the world trying to capture every unforgettable experience he met on his way. In Paris, the city where he grew up, he has the great opportunity to share with Airbnb his comprehensive knowledge of the City of Light.