Summer in Paris – not as nightmarish as you’d think! In fact, it’s quite the opposite – with the sun not setting until 10 at night and plenty of fun (and free!) events throughout the city, visiting Paris in the summer can give you a unique experience that’s more than simply visiting the museums and sights. Let’s break it down by month, shall we?
Tag Archives: Paris tours and activities
May 8, 2013
For shopaholics, Paris’s marché aux puces (flea markets) are at the top of the must-do list when visiting. But even those who have no interest in shopping shouldn’t discount the flea markets entirely; they can be a fascinating look into the quotidian life of Parisians throughout history, and a fine walk outside on a nice weekend morning!
May 6, 2013
Yes, you can go to Paris from London on a day trip! The journey takes you from London’s St Pancras International station to Paris Gare du Nord via the Chunnel in just 2.5 hours. With that kind of fast travel, you can get in a bit of sightseeing in Paris before sitting down to lunch, and have the entire afternoon and early evening as well – even an early dinner can be squeezed in!
April 15, 2013
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.
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!
February 6, 2013
The Champagne Region of France is the perfect side trip for the Paris visitor – different enough to give you a good idea of what’s happening outside of the City of Light, but close enough not to take up precious vacation time getting there and back. Here are some tips for visiting Champagne.
March 12, 2012
If you are looking for the most charming way to see a side of Paris ordinary tours cannot give you – the Paris Private Citroen 2CV Tour is the perfect way to enjoy Paris like a movie star.
Your intimate journey through Paris in a chauffeur driven Citroen 2CV, with its convertible roof, will make you really feel like you are in a movie as this iconic little car twists down Paris’s labyrinth of narrow alleyways and side streets.
December 19, 2011
November 21, 2011
Even if you know very little about fashion, you are probably aware that Paris is kind of the epicenter for it. Labels such as Hermes call Paris their home, and these bastions of haute couture are sought after by fashionistas the world over. If you’re visiting Paris and have an eye for luxury apparel, you’ll want to spend part of your stay window shopping at the very least.
October 18, 2011
If you want to see all the world-famous sights that Paris has to offer in one fun-packed tour, the Paris City Segway Tour is your best bet. A Segway tour is a fun, easy and economical way to soak up all this beautiful city has to show. To enter to win two free tickets to a Paris City Segway Tour: