When in Paris, do as Parisians do
Oh la la! Our Parisian reporters went on a quest through this lively city, and bring to you some unusual must-visits. Romance, nature, sporty activities and nostalgic experiences: discover the capital French style!
DISCOVER PARIS IN LOVE
Lovebirds attention! Which French city is known for its romance? Right, Paris! Discover the ideal love-destination at her finest with these rosy tips.
DISCOVER PARIS AT ITS GREENEST
Paris is much less a city of stone than you think, especially with these green tips. Nature does not always reveal at first glance, but is hidden in the smallest corners. Put on your walking shoes and off you go!
The plant-lines 'Coulée Verte', situated on the site of a disused railway line, brings to you a 5 km walk from the Opéra Bastille straight to the edge of the Bois de Vincennes. For a real Parisian experience, pack a picnic basket and plan an afternoon in this beautiful forest. There are even boats available for rent!
DISCOVER PARIS WITH FRIENDS
Paris is the place to go to enjoy a getaway with your friends! Whether you fancy a relaxing weekend in the French cafes, an active fame of Pétanque (Jeu de Boules) or a darkjourney through underground Paris.. Here are our favorites!
The sand-covered banks of the Seine are quite romantic.. but also the favorite place for 'boules' players to enjoy a real French game of pétanque! Gather your friends, grab your picnic basket and let yourself be guided by the fanatical Parisians on the Quai de Seine and the Quai de la Loire.
DISCOVER NOSTALGIC PARIS
Fashion, history, music, gastronomy… In Paris, periods and styles blend together everywhere you look! Make a fun and educational journey back in time with the nostalgic travel tips.. Ready for departure?
Paris is, among jazz aficionados, considered as the definite capital of the swing! Round off your evening with a visit to one of the city's many jazz clubs, and enjoy a drink in their smoke-filled cellars.. Our favorite: Caveau de la Huchette, founded in the 40s and still dedicated to swing.
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