The La Défense business district of Paris is a favourite choice for meetings and conferences due to its proximity to the centre of Paris and its contemporary feel. Located in the north-east of Paris, at the end of the famous Champs Élysées, La Défense is easily accessible by the Paris Metro, the RER (Réseau Express Régional – connecting the city to the suburbs) and the Paris tram network. This modern district is the business hub of Paris, and home to many large companies. La Défense is a stylish meeting destination that’s perfect for business trips combined with a taste of the Parisian lifestyle. After the working day is complete guests can stroll the streets of Paris stopping at one of the numerous pavement cafes for a coffee or glass of wine and take in the historical sites such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and the River Seine. Convenience and time-saving is the key to holding a business event in La Défense. This district also offers a versatile range of restaurants, bars and shopping facilities – so is an innovative solution for business lunches, dinners entertaining clients or just giving guests some time to relax and unwind.