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Paris, c’est cheap - Paris, c’est cheap
PARIS - Paris may be the most visited city in the world, yet it’s also one of the most expensive.

“This city is worth the price,” says veteran tourist Alex Wadkin, 71, a retiree from Dublin, Ireland, sipping a $6 (U.S.) cup of coffee on the Champs-Élysées.“ If you avoid expensive neighbourhoods – like this one – you’ll do all right. But the key is to plan ahead.”

For travellers on a budget, the choices can be tough: stay in a far-flung suburb and eat a baguette for every meal, or leave happy but broke. Yet for those in the know, there are plenty of cheap – and even free – ways to enjoy the city. - Paris, c’est cheap