What to Expect While Visiting Paris
Eiffel Tower

Paris is the French capital and one of the major European cities.

Paris
Paris

Why You Should Visit Paris

Indeed, this is a modern city that has managed to keep its traditional style and the sense of history. It is dazzling but it’s also a bustling and a huge city. This is one of my favorite cities in Europe.

Louvre Museum in Paris

Louvre Museum

The city is packed with history; from cathedrals, grand boulevards galleries, the theaters, and ancient medieval streets.

Notre-Dame Cathedral
Notre-Dame Cathedral

It is a global center for art, fashion, gastronomy and culture.

Paris

Paris is also known as the City of Love. No wonder, it’s adored by honeymooners and lovers, thus it’s a well deserved reputation.

Paris

In addition, the French language is known as the language of love. It would be great to freshen up your French just a little bit to enjoy this romantic city.


Louvre Museum

What to Expect From Paris

Paris has numerous iconic landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, the Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Louvre Museum, Moulin Rouge, just to mention but a few.

Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower

A large part of the city, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Sacré-Cœur
Sacré-Cœur

Also dubbed as the Capital of Fashion, it is the home to the world’s finest and most luxurious fashion designers and cosmetics, such as Chanel, Dior, Laurent, Guerlain, Lancôme, L’Oréal, and Clarins.

The Arc de Triomphe
The Arc de Triomphe

Paris has remained vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.

Air and Space Museum in Paris

Last but not least, French culture is as outstanding and interesting as the language, and theater, film and music are also significant components.

Own Experience

To begin exploring, we took a boat tour along the Seine River. This helped us to understand the layout of the city.

Seine River Paris
Seine River

There are boutiques and vintage stores that sell all kinds of creations to give that element of French to your wardrobe

No trip to Paris is complete without a visit to the Palais Garnier. This is for its grand performances of ballet, symphony and opera.

Finally, do not forget to get the secrets of the French wine at a wine tasting experience. I hope that you add Paris into your bucket list!

Jardin des Plantes

Jardin des Plantes

Tips For Paris

  • Watch out for belongings, especially in busy areas
  • Follow the news to see if there are any matches, demonstrations, or strikes coming up
  • Buying a Paris Pass which gives you free travel, free access to attractions and a hop on and off bus
  • Watch out for the scammers
  • Don’t be surprised if service in restaurants takes a while
  • Tipping is not that common in Paris

A Travel Quote…

Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flauber


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