Taking a city trip from time to time is great fun; it is a real challenge to get to know a city in a few days. Are you planning to go to Paris? Then you will find out that there is a lot to experience there. Of course you will see the famous buildings such as the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, but there is much more to do! Do you need a little help planning your city trip? Then read the tips in this blog!
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When you think of France, you automatically think of good food! during you city trip Paris it is therefore advisable to enjoy the French cuisine. For example, try restaurant Le Grand Colbert. This restaurant was featured in the movie 'Something's Gotta Give' and is very popular among tourists. But even if you haven't seen the movie, this restaurant is highly recommended! You have many nice and cozy bistros in Paris where you can eat delicious. Of course you don't have to go out for a culinary dinner every night, but it is well worth the money to let yourself be completely pampered at a good restaurant for at least one evening. During the day you can of course see if you can eat a delicious croque-monsieur with a view of the Eiffel Tower or the Seine!
When you are in Paris, you have the opportunity to sniff a lot of culture! The city has a lot museums where you can admire the most beautiful art. A visit to the Louvre cannot of course be missed; book a tour there and be enchanted by the most famous museum in France with the large glass pyramids. The lesser-known museums, such as Musée d'Orsay and Musée de Montmartre, are also highly recommended. If you go to one of the more famous museums, make sure you take enough time and take into account long waiting times. It is a shame if you have to walk through them in a hurry, because these museums are definitely worth it!
In addition to the many famous buildings that can be found in Paris, the city is also known for its large number of parks. This is therefore a special feature of the French capital; Paris has hundreds of parks! Some you really can't miss, such as Luxembourg Gardens, Tuileries Gardens and Place des Vosges. These are the most famous parks in Paris and really breathe the atmosphere of the city. You can also relax behind the Eiffel Tower in the extensive open park area Champs de Mars. Can you see yourself reading a book with a view of the famous tower?
Chanel, Dior, Gaultier
Paris is also known as a fashion city. That is why an afternoon of good shopping cannot be missed during your city trip. There are several places in Paris where you can find the most beautiful shops. If you love the famous fashion designers, you can visit Faubourg Saint-Honoré, and the Marais district also has the most beautiful boutiques with the most famous fashion brands.