Come and enjoy the thrilling Paris Marathon

Come and enjoy the thrilling Paris Marathon

If you’re a fan of long distance running, or a keen runner yourself, then you’ll already be aware that one of the most popular events of its kind in the world is coming up fast; the annual Paris International Marathon. Mark April 3rd 2016 on your calendar, because that’s when Paris becomes the world capital of sport.

Take a break in Paris to enjoy relaxation and sport

Paris continues to attract tourists from all around the world, drawn by the many faces of the capital. Pleasure, sport, culture, relaxation, business, history, monuments, attractions, activities, shopping, gastronomy…this is truly the city with something for everyone all year round. So you know why you wish to visit, now it’s time to choose your accommodation. That choice is easier than you might think, because the Hotel de la Paix has all the amenities you need. Located in the beautiful 15th arrondissement of Paris, it’s close to the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre. If you’ve registered to participate in the Paris Marathon or you want to enjoy the electric atmosphere of one of the world’s great city marathons and give the runners your support, then you’ll find that from the Hotel de la Paix it’s easy to access all parts of the route.

The excitement and challenge of the Paris Marathon

Along with the New York and London marathons, the Paris Marathon is one of the most popular sporting events for running enthusiasts. Since 1976 the race has provided an exciting challenge for the world’s greatest long distance runners as well as hundreds of thousands of amateur participants. Winding for 42.195 kilometres through beautiful streets amidst the wonderful buildings and monuments of one of the world’s most picturesque cities, the route begins on the world famous Avenue des Champs-Elysees and finishes on the Avenue Foch. Whether you’re a participant or a spectator, you’ll find a warm welcome and fine hospitality at the Hotel de la Paix.

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