Paris is not only the most romantic city on Earth but also has a wonderful tourist-friendly infrastructure. Despite its varied transportation opportunities the best way to discover the city is to walk. A pleasant bonus is a free wifi available throughout the daytime in most parks and tourist centers.
French vacations: Walks around Paris
People devote encyclopedias to depict the precious places the capital of France hides. The Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, Notre-Dame de Paris, Palace of Versailles, Les Invalides, the Champs Élysées, La place de la Bastille, Basilique du Sacré-Cœur - are only a few places you must visit! The city consists of twenty arrondissements, each giving you a chance to learn a new side of the French capital and Parisian lifestyle.
Quartier Latin is one of them, allowing you to dive into the combination of epochs and culture. It grew around the University of La Sorbonne - one of the most ancient university in the world. Here you can also find the narrowest street in Paris, Panthéon, Jardin du Luxembourg and hundreds of cozy cafes, coffee-shops, and restaurants. A couple of minutes away from the Latin district, you enter the chic and intellectual Saint-Germain-des-Prés neighborhood, filled with elegant cafes, bookshops, galleries and antique stores. Here you can also pour out your shopping heart at Le Bon Marché and buy Kenzo, Guerlain, and other eminent brands. For travelers planning a short vacation to the heart of France and urging to see most of its sights, the most convenient accommodation variant may be to book a hotel in the center of the city, within an easy reach to the majority of attractions. Clearly, these districts offer the best luxury hotels and boutique hotels in Paris.
The best hotels in Paris for a wonderful stay
Mandarin Oriental is a wonderful choice for a romantic staying to enjoy spa, breathtaking Parisian views in just a few minutes walk from the Champs-Élysées. If you want to drink coffee and eat croissants with a view of Eiffel Tower, consider booking Pullman hotel. In case your aim is to be the first in the queue to get into Musée du Louvre, why not stay at Grand Hôtel du Palais Royal.
For sure, don’t omit the most beautiful avenue in Paris - the Seine river. It will not only charm you with its 30 bridges but also give you a brand new impression and view of the city and its sights. Besides marvelous scenes, you can also be able to visit some of the main museums located just on its banks including Louvre, the Orsay, the Navy and the Orangery museums.
Tourists on a family weekend with children must visit Disneyland - one of the biggest and most popular entertaining parks in the world. Better buy tickets in advance not to crowd in long lines. If you want to stay in the park for a few days, choose among the variety of hotels nearby on our website.
It’s not necessary to book a five-star hotel to discover Paris. For travelers with a strict budget, there’s a variety of three-star and cheap hotels in Montmartre or Montreuil like Ibis, Le Relais, Astotel etc.
Special attention should be paid to the French cuisine. When in Paris, eat and drink like Parisians do! You will be amazed with a range of restaurants offered! Tasting local wines with cheese on a terrace, enjoying chocolates and macarons, French bread and baguettes, hams and more mouthwatering delights are waiting for you!
Paris will meet you at one of its airports - Charles de Gaulle, Orly and Beauvais-Tillé, and we will host you at any hotel you choose from a huge list on our website that will fit any taste and budget.