How to Get the Most Out of Paris
Experience the best the City of Light has to offer. From the most delicious hot chocolate spots to the places children are sure to love, our local insiders are sharing their personal Paris recommendations for where to go and what to do. Here’s their advice for making the most of your time in France’s capital city.
Our Top 7 Best Churches in Paris to Visit
Regardless of your religious beliefs, Paris’s amazing churches and cathedrals have a lot to offer visitors. Their incredible architecture and priceless pieces of art provide a window into French culture of both past and present. These are the ones you’ll want to make sure to add to your itinerary…
Where to Shop the Sales in Paris
Unlike in the United States, stores in France don’t have random, year-round sales. The sales season here is limited to just 2 four-week periods each year, so you need to make the most of that time to take advantage of the best promotions. Here are our suggestions for shopping the sales in Paris.
Love Stories at the LouvreLove is a universal feeling, but the ways of living it and representing it have changed over time and across civilizations. During this guided tour of the Louvre, professional local guides Emmanuelle, Marie, and Marie-Amandine of Ma-tisse invite you to discover some of the museum’s masterpieces d…
Gastronomy-Themed Louvre Guided TourTake a tasty tour of the Louvre, looking at its artworks through an original and mouth-watering point of view! Professional local Paris guides lead you on a gastronomically themed discovery of paintings, sculptures, and other artifacts while also teaching you about the culinary customs and artist…
Pastry Tour of Le MaraisLe Marais is arguably the hippest neighborhood in Paris. While some may say that there are too many fashionistas, bobos, and tourists in the area, the charming cobblestone streets and vibrant atmosphere just can’t be beat. But Le Marais isn’t just about appearances. Local guides Nikki and Frederi…
Street Art Tour of the Butte aux CaillesSearch out some of the best street art in Paris while discovering an area often ignored by visitors but adored by locals. Set off on a guided street art scavenger hunt with the whole family through the winding rues of the Butte-aux-Cailles neighborhood.
See the Sights Along the SeineSpend a leisurely morning like a true Parisian! Your local guide Sophie will meet you for a sightseeing stroll along the Seine, telling you tales of Paris past as you make your way east to explore a historic area before ending at a popular fresh food market just in time for lunch!
Street Art Tour of BeaubourgHow about a giant scavenger hunt in the streets of Paris, seeking out and learning about street art along the way? Both kids and adults are sure to enjoy this unexpected art tour, and remember this great family time for years to come!
Planning Assistance SessionYou already know more or less what you’d like to do while in Paris, but wouldn’t you love to get some personalized planning assistance from a local? To make sure you have the best trip possible and to ease any initial concerns or answer any questions, chat with us during a one-time phone or Skype…
Origins of Paris Historical TourEnjoy a small-group historical walking tour in the streets of the Montagne Sainte Genevieve down to the river.
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…
Discover a Greener Side of ParisLet locals Frederic and Nikki of TheWaysBeyond guide you through the small streets off the Canal Saint-Martin and introduce you to some of the most exciting actors and addresses on Paris’s eco-conscious scene. The Canal Saint Martin neighborhood has always attracted an eclectic crowd, …
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Best Holiday Decorations in Paris
If you’re lucky enough to be in Paris in December, don’t miss out on the amazing holiday displays all across the city. Many streets and neighborhoods are decked out with twinkling lights and small ‘sapins,’ but here are our picks for the prettiest Christmas decorations in Paris.
Our Top 5 Best Market Streets In Paris
What better way to discover the streets of Paris than by letting your tastebuds be your guide? To help you get started on your gourmet adventure, we’re sharing our five favorite food shopping streets in the French capital. Slip on some comfy shoes, grab a shopping bag, and set off to explore.
What to Do for Nuit Blanche
This Saturday, October 1st, Paris will be up all night celebrating the 20th anniversary of the ‘White Night’ art festival with dozens of different activities and art exhibitions taking place all throughout the capital. Here are our tips along with a map of our top picks so you can enjoy the event ‘au maximum’!
Our Top 5 Best Places for Fall Colors in Paris
Besides the buzzing cultural calendar, maybe the best thing about Paris in the fall is that the city turns the most gorgeous shades of red, yellow, and orange. If you’re on the hunt for picture-perfect (or Instagram-worthy) autumn vibes, these are the five places you’ll find the best fall foliage in Paris.
The 8 Best Places to See Cherry Blossoms in Paris
If you’ve never been to Paris in the spring, you might not know that the City of Light turns pink every March-April thanks to blooming cherry trees and magnolias. Here are our suggestions for the best places to admire the pretty blossoms while in Paris.
Our Top 5 Best Restaurants for New Year’s Eve in Paris
With so many chic restaurants in Paris, it can be hard to choose where to go for a truly memorable experience. For a wonderful New Year’s Eve, we recommend enjoying a meal at one of these spots, where you can enjoy dishes from a special holiday menu and get great views of the city.
Our Top 5 Best Places to Work from in Paris
If work responsibilities arise while you’re in the City of Light, don’t worry! We know some great spots to sit down, get online, and get things done so you can go back out and explore more of the capital. Scroll down to find our local picks for the five best places to do work in Paris.