No trip to Paris, especially for first-timers, is complete without a trip to the Eiffel Tower. But one look at the crowds gathered at the ticket offices under this soaring landmark, and suddenly you have better things to do. Except, what if you could skip that line, and head right to the very top? If that idea interests you, we have some secrets to share.
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April 3, 2013
Paris is an art lover’s dream – from the hallowed halls of the world’s top museums to edgy galleries and innovative street art, there’s something to admire no matter where you look. But, that being said – here’s where to look!
March 12, 2013
The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris is having a big birthday in 2013, and the church has already started hosting celebrations. Will you be in Paris for the remaining events?
March 12, 2013
Because Paris is a major transportation hub in Europe, chances are you’ll be passing through the City of Light – and if you do a little finagling, you can spend one unforgettable day there before continuing on your way!
December 8, 2012
Do you love Paris, but hate the long lines? Would you like to explore the City of Light without bumping into families from back home at every turn? Then you want to come in the winter, when the steamy windows of warm cafes beckon and you have the city’s sites pretty much to yourself.
September 20, 2012
Visiting Paris in autumn is popular for travelers who have the luxury to wait until after the summer – couples without kids, retirees, and those who don’t have to use their vacation time over national holidays. But if you’re looking to see Paris at its best, without the summer crush of humanity that has come to see the world’s most visited destination for themselves, then autumn is where it’s at – even if you have to take the kids out of school!
February 1, 2012
It would be a big mistake to think of the Louvre as only a storehouse for the past. Although the collection is an historic one and is set in the magnificent ex-palace building which has been an art museum since the late 18th century, contemporary directors of the museum have their feet firmly planted in the 21st century as shown by the new Islamic wing due to open in summer 2012.
September 27, 2011
HURRY! On sale for 3 days only! Book a Skip the Line: Eiffel Tower Ticket and Small-Group Tour at a 50% discount! For this limited time only, you can save 50% on ALL Eiffel Tower Tickets and Small-Group Tour dates. This deal is only available for 3 days – so hurry! You must book by September 29 to save 50%. This exclusive offer is available on ALL departure times and every scheduled departure date between now and March 31, 2012.
September 12, 2011
It’s always show time in Paris, where beautiful dancers, singers, and magicians create a magical escape from the everyday. Since the original “cabaret artistique” renamed Le Chat Noir (The Black Cat) opened in Montmartre in 1881, Parisian Cabaret is celebrated for bringing the most decadent, exotic acts to the stage.
September 1, 2011
Have you ever gone to a restaurant with a girlfriend, been given a wine menu and sat reading through it as if it were in a foreign language? Well, fair enough, sometimes it is, but it is still a little embarrassing none-the-less. It is never too late to remedy the problem, and what better place to do it than in beautiful Paris.