About the area:
The current place of the place of the Bastille was made famous thanks to the revolutionaries who, wanting to put an end to the tyranny and the despotism of king Louis XVI, participated in the " grip of the Bastille " in 1789. Since this period, good events took place there, in particular of numerous demonstrations.
Today the district of the Bastille is especially appreciated for its relaxed and musical atmosphere.
Indeed, bars and restaurants of all kinds mix in a very livened up atmosphere: adjacent streets will tempt you to move all night long... Make your mind between classic opera ( the Opera Bastille), the Latin Fever or the jazzy mood, you just have to choose!