Twice a year they come to the city... sales in Paris! In January and July, French stores sell collections of clothing and shoes from the previous season with discounts up to 70, 80, or even 90%! This is a great chance to quench your thirst for exciting shopping, but without catastrophic consequences for your wallet. Already preparing to go to Paris? Learn all the rules of French sales.
The Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris is a famous monument of Gothic architecture, a location featured in a famous book and musical, and just a beautiful place. It was seriously damaged in a fire on April 15, 2019. Fortunately, the loss of art objects is not as great as we all feared! Nevertheless, the damage was severe enough that the Cathedral will be closed for reconstruction work during the next few years.
The cabaret in Paris is as famous as the Eiffel Tower. A trip to Paris isn't complete without visiting one of their enchanting shows. The most famous cabaret houses are the Moulin Rouge, Le Lido and Le Crazy Horse. The oldest cabaret, Paradis Latin, has recently reopened. These are four unique facilities, each with their own zest.
Just imagine: Paris is over 2300 years old! During most of this time it was the capital of a prosperous state. In Paris and the surrounding area you can see palaces, castles and even medieval fortresses. We'll tell you about the most interesting of them in this article.
A vacation in Paris will be remembered for a lifetime. But what kind of memories will you have? We would like you to have only good good ones, and so at Voyage10.com we're working to make your travels better, brighter, more interesting. Let's find out what tourists in Paris do that can spoil their impression of the wonderful city.
The image of Paris paints it as a travel destination for young lovers, but it has lots to offer for familes as well. It is the capital of France and just a very interesting city for tourism. If your hands are often held by your children as well as your partner, there's lots for you to love in Paris. We've prepared 33 ideas for a vacation in Paris with kids.
Paris is a wonderful city for cultural holidays. We strive for beauty, admiring the treasures of the Louvre, Orsay, partaking in contemporary art, and studying the history of the city, France and all of civilization. This is how long lines are created at the ticket offices of museums.
You simply must see Paris from above to truly appreciate the beauty of the city. Here are 10 viewing platforms that will allow you to admire the skyline and rooftops of Paris. We wish you clear weather for maximum visibility!
The Eiffel Tower
Christmas in Paris is a long-awaited holiday. Everyone prepares for it for a month in advance. On December 25 Pere Noel, the French Santa Claus, brings presents to children, leaving them under the Christmas tree. Finally, New Year's Eve serves as a solemn closing of the Christmas holidays. Drink champagne, have a rest on January 1, and then it's back to work!
On the third Thursday of November each year, all of France celebrates the day of Beaujolais Nouveau (young wine of Beaujolais). This is a newer tradition, and there are questions about young wine — should you drink it? Let's take a look at this unique tradition.
How do they make Beaujolais Nouveau?
The wine-making region of Beaujolais belongs to Burgundy, but this wine is not called or considered Burgundy. It's made with a different variety of grapes, and processed with different technology.