Secrets of the 7th Arrondissement You Won’t Find in a Guidebook

Secrets of the 7th Arrondissement You Won’t Find in a Guidebook

The 7th arrondissement is hugely popular with tourists for a reason. The Eiffel Tower, the Musée d’Orsay and the Rodin Museum are some of the best things to do in the whole of Europe – not just the 7th arrondissement. But let’s dig a little deeper. Here are seven spots around the seventh that don’t make the pages of the typical guidebook. ... Read More

Romantic Spots and Inspiration from Paris for Valentine’s Day

Romantic Spots and Inspiration from Paris for Valentine’s Day

The French capital is the ultimate city for lovers and we’ve rounded up some of the most romantic spots in Paris, from beautiful buildings to seductive walks and alluring art, as well as simple ways to channel the flirtatious spirit of Paris at home. Perfect for planning a future trip or simply dreaming of the City of Light this Valentine’s Day! ... Read More

The Best Eiffel Tower Views in the 7th Arrondissement of Paris

The Best Eiffel Tower Views in the 7th Arrondissement of Paris

The main tourist attraction of Paris is undoubtedly the Eiffel Tower. One of the joys of the 7th arrondissement is being so close to the Eiffel Tower that you can catch a glimpse of it while strolling down the street shopping, relaxing in the park, or even unexpectedly when turning a corner. If you’re looking for the most photographic views, here are best spots around the 7th to admire the Eiffel Tower’s beauty. ... Read More

The 7 Best Streets in the 7th Arrondissement of Paris

The 7 Best Streets in the 7th Arrondissement of Paris

The 7th arrondissement of Paris is filled with most of the main tourist attractions. The Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, the Musee d’Orsay – and the list goes on. But did you know that the 7th arrondissement also has some incredible streets that are absolutely worth wandering, end to end? ... Read More

12 Offbeat Things to See in Paris (When you Think you’ve Seen it All)

12 Offbeat Things to See in Paris (When you Think you’ve Seen it All)

The French capital is full of surprises, even for seasoned travelers. We’ve rounded up 12 offbeat things to see in Paris, from urban vineyards to kooky clocks, pet cemeteries and even the Statue of Liberty! ... Read More

A Guide to Paris Cemeteries

A Guide to Paris Cemeteries

Offering natural beauty, rich history and striking sculptures, Paris cemeteries are serene spots for a stroll. There are 14 within the city limits, home to the graves of famous names. For our guide to Paris cemeteries, we’ve selected 10 of the best, from iconic spots to insider secrets. ... Read More

Here’s Why You Should Visit France in 2020

Here’s Why You Should Visit France in 2020

With its historic cities, rich culture, fabulous food and gorgeous landscapes, France is an eternal magnet for visitors. Add elegant architecture, inspiring art and romantic Paris Perfect holiday apartment rentals, and a trip to France is a no-brainer. If you need a special reason to visit France in 2020, though, we’ve found 10 must-see events to get every keen traveler booking a trip pronto. ... Read More

A 2019 Guide to Christmas in Paris: Celebrate the Season like the French

A 2019 Guide to Christmas in Paris: Celebrate the Season like the French

The City of Light is sparkly at any time of the year, but particularly so at Christmastime. From festive food to Christmas markets, there are a multitude of ways to get into the holiday spirit. While many of the events and offerings are annual, each year brings new surprises, new menus and new light shows. Here is our guide to Christmas in Paris this year, with some of the holiday offerings this Christmas season. ... Read More

Here are 8 Great Annual Winter Events in Paris

Here are 8 Great Annual Winter Events in Paris

Are you considering a winter trip to Paris? There is no “bad” time to visit the city, and includes when the temperatures drop. More than just admiring the holiday decor (it IS pretty awesome), winter in Paris will have even the most cold-weather-phobic ready to jump on a plane. Grab your boots, throw on a scarf and discover some of the annual winter events in Paris that make the city feel alive despite the chill. ... Read More

Art in Paris: Famous French Artists and Where to Find their Works

Art in Paris: Famous French Artists and Where to Find their Works

Discovering art in Paris is a treat, with glorious museums and galleries in stunning settings. Given the country’s rich history of art, it makes sense to seek out famous French artists while you’re here. We’ve rounded up some top names and the best spots to find their works, guaranteed to please keen culture vultures. ... Read More

Now is Time to Start Planning Your Christmas in Paris and Alsace

Now is Time to Start Planning Your Christmas in Paris and Alsace

Where has the year gone? Kids are back to school, days are getting shorter and pumpkin-flavored everything is hitting the shelves. The holiday season will be here before we know it! Christmas in Paris, Alsace and all of France is truly special. From the food to the lights to the shopping, it’s an unforgettable experience and an amazing gift to give yourself and loved ones. ... Read More

8 Great Annual Fall Events in Paris You Shouldn’t Miss

8 Great Annual Fall Events in Paris You Shouldn’t Miss

Marking the end of summer holidays, La Rentrée – “the return” – is an exciting time to visit the French capital. We’ve rounded up eight unmissable fall events in Paris, capturing the cultural highs and sociable festivals of this full-filled season. ... Read More

Guide to the Most Picture Perfect Paris Métro Station Entrances

Guide to the Most Picture Perfect Paris Métro Station Entrances

Paris Métro station entrances are famous worldwide for their beauty. French architect Hector Guimard produced the first generation of entries between 1900 and 1913. His elegant cast-iron and glass creations, with eye-catching lettering, were designed in the Art Nouveau style and became known as the style Métro. ... Read More

Your Guide to the Prettiest Insta-Famous Spots in Paris

Your Guide to the Prettiest Insta-Famous Spots in Paris

Paris is a city brimming with gorgeous places that fill your feed, but if you’re looking to find a different vantage point on a classic sight, or something a little different, we’ve put together a list of 10 of the prettiest Insta-famous spots in Paris: five can’t-miss classics and five more obscure places. And don’t forget to check out some of our most Instagramable apartments, as well as some of the Paris Instagram accounts we love. ... Read More

6 Non-Hotel Spas in Paris to Relax and Revive

6 Non-Hotel Spas in Paris to Relax and Revive

A few hours at a spa is one of the best ways to beat jet lag and recover from your journey to Paris. It’s also simply a wonderful way to pamper yourself. Paris is filled with plenty of luxurious spas, many of which are inside hotels. However, the city also has wonderful retreats independent of hotels. Whether you’re looking for a completely luxurious afternoon in a beautiful location or wanting to try a massage inspired by the healing properties of tea or wine, we’ve got a round-up of some of the best non-hotel spas in Paris. ... Read More

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