The Paris Opera An understanding of the opera and theatre scene in France is incomplete without knowledge about the Paris Opera. This is the principal opera and ballet company of France and has been running since 1669 when it was established by Louis XIV. Back then it was named ad Academie d’Opera and was under… Read the full article
Paris Travel Guide You Need At Every Step
As Audrey Hepburn famously remarked “Paris is always a good idea”…there are few cities in the world which enjoy such fandom, popularity or are as awe inspiring and bewitching as the capital of France. From the iconic Eiffel tower to the magnificent Louvre to the tempting Champs Elysses to Disneyland to the historic Notre dame… Paris is a continuous visual and sensory feast.
Full of gorgeous parks and fountains and shopping arcades and beautiful boulevards Paris has a very robust local transport system which makes it a highly accessible city. Every step down the left and right banks of Siene offers new pleasures and each arrondissement (district) has its own world of attractions.
The best hotels of France and its most sophisticated restaurants dwell in Paris besides a legion of cafes that date back to ancient times… the intellectuals of Europe have all converged and fallen in love with the cafes of Paris.
The city of light is always glittering and its immense tourist footfall has not managed to jade the Parisian who always remains elegant and cocooned in a spirit of joie de vivre. This is not a city which will go all out to please you…. it will stand aloof with its charms with the sure knowledge that you will be drawn to it.
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Probably the most famous burlesque show in the world the Lido is only second to the Moulin Rouge in terms of its tourist draw and popularity amongst the cabarets of Paris. Lido stands in one of the most prestigious addresses of Paris in the famed Champs Elysees. The Lido looks sophisticated and modernistic from its… Read the full article
The iconic entertainment hotspot of the 18th arrondisment is marked by its vintage red design, countless Hollywood and literary references, famous clients, glamorous women and the trademark red windmill on its roof. Many say that visiting Paris is incomplete without catching the show at Moulin Rouge. Today the Moulin Rouge is more of a tourist… Read the full article
Here is a list of the best restaurants in Paris that can be classified as budget eats…. the list takes in classic French restaurants as well as other international cuisine styles. So whatever your gastronomic preference is you can indulge your taste buds and stick to your budget on your Parisian holiday. Le P’tit Troquet… Read the full article
Paris ; the darling of lovers, shoppers, historians, artists and almost everyone else on earth is best explored by delving deep into her charms. The best way to probe deep into Parisian life and culture is to take a walking tour that will allow you to view Paris up close with all her eccentricities and… Read the full article
Most of Paris is a shopper’s paradise so choosing the best place to shop is next to impossible. It’s easy to get confused when there are so many glittering stores, worlds best luxury brands, tempting open markets, bargain flea markets, shopping villages and malls around. To shop in Paris it’s best to pick out a… Read the full article
Before you plunge straightaway into the list of best cafes in Paris, it’s necessary to know a few pointers. Frenchmen (and women) traditionally drank a lot of coffee. In fact Voltaire, the famous philosopher drank up to 40 cups a day and the focus was firmly on ‘quantity’. But in the early 21st century a… Read the full article
The city of lights looks her best when the sun sets and Parisian lights decorate the entire city magnifying the loveliness of Paris. Monuments like Eiffel tower, Arc de Triomphe, look undeniably prettier swathed in moonlight and twinkling lights and this is also when the legendary nightlife of Paris exudes its hedonistic charms. You can… Read the full article
There are so many amazing places around Paris that are perfect for day trips. Here is a complete account of the top day trip destinations around Paris; Champagne Valley, Loire Valley, Versailles, Fontainebleau, Giverny, Bruges and Normandy D Day beaches. You can find great selection of day trips from Paris and book online through this… Read the full article
Paris is inextricably tied up with its wine; to love it and know it you must immerse yourself for some time in its wine. Wine tours in Paris are of three types generally and you can choose which kind of experience you want depending upon available time, level of passion about wine and budget. Day… Read the full article