The Must-See Streets of Paris
Where to Wander in the Capital City
We’ve lived here for years yet somehow the streets of Paris still hold surprises for us on nearly every outing. Winding rues, big boulevards, and elegant avenues — they all have their own charm. Whether you’re on the hunt for colorful façades, boutique-lined lanes, or quaint cobblestone passageways, these are the must-see Paris streets you’ll want to wander.
Walk Through History in Le MaraisFollow local guides Frederic and Nikki of TheWaysBeyond through the city squares and alleyways of Le Marais as you retrace the history of this iconic Parisian neighborhood. If many today consider Le Marais a must-see on any trip to Paris, it wasn’t always that way. In fact, in the early 20th cent…
Stroll Through 19th-Century ParisStep back in time and into the Paris of the 19th century. Learn how the architecture, innovations, and politics of the time shaped the city as you walk its charming streets, explore its covered passages, and shop in one of the world’s first department stores — just as Parisians did then! A…
Discover the Goutte d’OrDiscover a side of Paris that most tourists never see. Frederic of TheWaysBeyond takes you on a walking tour you of his old neighborhood, La Goutte d’Or, one of Paris’s most authentic multi-cultural melting pots. Here, Parisians of dozens of different nationalities come together to share their tr…
Street Art Tour of MontmartreSee a different side of this romantic hilltop neighborhood by seeking out street art in its winding streets and learning all about this urban art form along the way. The perfect Parisian activity for families, this one-and-a-half-hour interactive guided walking tour through the streets of Montmar…
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The Best Paris Gardens & Parks
From the famous Tuileries Gardens to the off-the-beaten-path Parc des Buttes Chaumont, the French capital is full of pretty green spaces to go for a run or walk, enjoy a picnic, and reconnect with nature. When you need a break from the hustle and bustle, make your way to one of the best Paris gardens and parks.
The Best Galleries & Exhibitions in Paris
Although its world-famous museums tend to get all of the attention, Paris’s art scene is also thriving outside their walls. Some truly exceptional art galleries and exhibition spaces call France’s capital city home, letting you discover up-and-coming local artists and immerse yourself in intriguing international art shows. If you’re looking for a creative kick, these are the best galleries and exhibitions in Paris.
The Best Paris Museums & Monuments
We all know that the Louvre and the Arc de Triomphe are must-sees, but there are so many other exceptional Paris museums and monuments to visit. From famous tourist attractions like the Eiffel Tower or the Musée d’Orsay to little-known places like the Musée Gustave Moreau or the Saint-Paul Saint-Louis Church in the Marais, these Paris sightseeing spots should definitely be on your itinerary.