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10 July

8 must see parks in Paris

Paris goes by many names, including the city of light. Stroll through a Paris park in the evening to see the nighttime ambiance or in the day to admire flowers, animals and more.

4 May

6 best hostels in Paris 2024

Paris is a wonderful city to explore and using a hostel as home base can be a fun choice of accommodation. We've listed 6 fabulous hostels and what makes them unique, including some with Bounce luggage storage.

Best beaches near Paris
21 April

6 beaches near Paris: Where to go for sun, sand, and surf

The nearest beach may be a few hours away by car, but exploring coastal Normandy is a worthwhile adventure from Paris. Visiting these gorgeous beaches near Paris can either be a weekend getaway or even a day trip. 

Paris on a budget
15 March

Paris on a budget: 7 travel hacks to save on your trip

The French capital is one of the first places that comes to mind when thinking about traveling to Europe. Images of Notre Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, and the Arc de Triomphe are bound to come up. All of this may sound expensive, but there are ways to visit Paris without spending an unreasonable amount of money.

Best weekend trips from Paris
28 February

6 easy must-do weekend trips from Paris

In the French capital of Paris, there are almost limitless things to do. You could spend a lifetime in the City of Light and never run out of ways to keep yourself busy. However, in this big and bustling city, sometimes the best thing to do is to get away for a while. There are tons of weekend trips from Paris you can take to get a better sense of what France has to offer. Here are a few to get you started.

Romantic restaurants in Paris
20 February

7 romantic restaurants in Paris for the best date night

Paris is basically the epitome of romance. It would be a real shame to plan a trip to the City of Light and not also plan a romantic date night dinner. Here's a list of all our favorite romantic dining spots in the city.

28 January

Is Paris safe to visit? A comprehensive safety guide

Paris is a bustling city with an on the go population and millions of visitors annually. If you are planning a trip to this lovely French city, our guide will advise you on how to stay safe as you enjoy the sights.

20 October

Paris Christmas Market: The Complete Guide

Paris is lit up in all its glory at holiday time, making it an even more welcoming place! Enjoy Christmas markets in Paris with the help of this guide.

Best Coffee Shops to Work From in Paris
23 July

Best Coffee Shops to Work From in Paris

Whether you need to get some work done on your trip to Paris or you're a digital nomad who is living in the City of Light for a while, there are plenty of work-friendly coffee shops to get all your work done. Here are some of our favorites.

Rooftop bars in Paris
23 July

Rooftop Bars in Paris: 10 Places to Drink with a View

There's nothing like sipping a tasty cocktail with an impressive view, especially when that view is of Paris. The City of Light boasts plenty of rooftop bars to frequent in the evening after a day of Paris sightseeing.

Best day trips from Paris
23 July

Best Day Trips from Paris

From Paris in the northern part of France, you can easily head to many lovely locations for the day. Plan to visit anywhere from Disneyland to the Loire Valley and be back to your Paris hotel in the evening.

What to Eat in Paris
23 July

What to Eat in Paris: 14 Treats You Should Not Miss

Paris is a city undoubtedly known for amazing food, and there are tons of local dishes to sample while you're in town. Check out this list of all our Paris food favorites.

Wine tasting in Paris
23 July

Wine Tasting in Paris: 10 Places You Have to Try

Paris is city of wine, but there are almost too many choices for anyone who wants to go wine tasting. This list will help you narrow down your favorite wine experiences in Paris.

Vegetarian restaurants in Paris
28 April

Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Paris

As a vegetarian traveling to Paris, you'll be happy to learn that there are many vegetarian restaurants that serve French and international cuisine. You certainly won't go hungry!

Rainy day activities in Paris
28 April

Paris On a Rainy Day: 15 Things To Do

Don't let rainy weather put a damper on your visit to the City of Light. There are plenty of things to do in Paris during unfavorable weather and this guide can help you build the perfect rainy day itinerary.

Paris music festivals 2022
28 April

Music Festivals in Paris in 2022

Plan your tour of the great music festivals of Paris with this comprehensive guide.

3 Days in Paris itinerary
28 April

3 Days in Paris: Everything You Should Know

Anyone planning a weekend in Paris should read this guide for help building the perfect itinerary 3-day Parisian vacation.

Springtime in Paris
28 April

The Best Time to Visit Paris 2024: the Ultimate Guide

Trying to find the perfect time to head to the City of Light? Use this guide to see which season suits your travel plans best.

13 December

Everything You Need To Know About Shopping In Paris

Shopping in Paris is a dream come true! Find out where to buy items ranging from bargains to beautiful luxury. Get ready to spend a marvelous day in the stores.

13 December

The 10 Best Hikes In Paris

Walk or trek through Paris and venture beyond the city, too! Seeing Paris and its beauty up close is a must-do.

10 December

Where To Stay In Paris: The Ultimate Neighborhood Guide

From Champs-Élysées to Montmartre and more, every neighborhood in the city has enchanting and exciting things about it. Where to stay in Paris? Find out here!

10 December

How to Get Around Paris

There is so much to see in Paris. You won't want to miss a thing! Learn how to get around Paris and see how easy it can be to catch on to the transit options.

10 December

13 Unmissable Things To Do In Paris At Night

Paris is the City of Lights and that is just one reason why it must be experienced at night as well as in the daylight hours. Read about the wonderful opportunities to make your time in Paris magical!

9 December

Best Brunch In Paris: The Definitive Guide

Exploring Paris is bound to make you hungry. With all there is to see, walking and moving about the city will be daily adventures. Start the day off right or take a mid-day break for brunch in Paris!

9 December

The Top 14 Free Things To Do In Paris

Paris for free? There are many exciting things to do in Paris for free. Explore stunning cathedrals and marvel at the artwork on the streets. Paris is yours for the enjoying!

9 December

11 Things To Do In Paris With Kids

Taking the family to Paris will be a family trip to remember. From kid friendly museums to the infamous Eiffel Tower, see all there is to do in Paris with the kids!

9 December

Where To Find The Best Street Food In Paris

Paris is a city full of wonderful sights and amazing food, too. Walk the streets of the City of Lights and sample delicious street food. We'll tell you where to go!

9 December

The 14 Best Museums In Paris

Paris is the home of some breathtaking museums. Musée du Louvre is one, of course! Read on to see our extensive list of the best museums in this picturesque city.

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