France’s fashionable capital, Paris is one of the chicest European capital cities and is at the forefront when it comes to fashion, art, food and culture. Paris is home to Gothic style architecture in the form of the famous Notre-Dame Cathedral. World-renowned streets lined with stores like Champs Elysees and not forgetting the phenomenal marvel which is non-other than the Eiffel Tower. This huge city has sites galore to keep you busy during your city break.
It’s the perfect location for families to enjoy a weekend break, it’s also the best romantic backdrop for a couples holiday. Groups of friends will have a great time here too, as the nightlife is lively and well worth the trip.
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Your guide to Paris holidays
Top 5 things to do in Paris
You’ll find many top attractions in the city of Paris, most notably the Eiffel Tower is a site to see. This iron structure really is magnificent in person. It’s equipped with stairs and lifts, so you can make your way to the mid-way point or even to the top if you’re feeling adventurous. Once you’ve made your way to the top of the tower, you’ll find a restaurant where you can dine. In addition, there are souvenir shops, but the most majestic thing about your trip to the top of the tower is the views. There are scenic panoramic views to be explored on the Eiffel Tower. Why not visit the Eiffel Tower at night time? It lights up and even sparkles with a flashing lights show for 10 minutes at the top of every hour.
Visit the national monument of the Arc de Triomphe. This arch was built in order to honour Napoleon’s victories, aside from the history that can be learnt here, there is also an observation deck. If you make your way to the top of the arch you can see the surrounding twelve avenues which surround this monument. The views of the rest of Paris are absolutely amazing too! Head to the Louvre to explore art, visit the Notre Dame to witness Gothic architecture at its finest and if you fancy some retail therapy, explore Champs Elysses.
Top neighbourhoods to visit in Paris
Calling all shopaholics! It's time for a weekend trip to Paris, one of the shopping capitals of the world. High street stores, large department stores, small boutique shops.... the list goes on. If you'd love to stock up on some essentials, designer clothes or simply have a look around, you'll be in shopping heaven in Paris. Head down Champs Elysees, Paris' main boulevard for hardcore shopping. Here, you'll find everything from clothes to skincare and makeup. Whatever it is you're interested in buying, a trip to Paris will not disappoint.
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