There’s a lot of love for Paris, a city with so many famous attractions and iconic monuments, that is it any wonder the city remains such a popular destination?
If you have visited then no doubt, you’ll have scaled the heights of the Eiffel Tower. Searched and fought your way to the front and looked at The Mona Lisa in The Louvre. You’ve probably walked along the Champs Elysees, and browsed the fashion boutiques. Perhaps even imagined yourself riding up the cobbled street on your way to winning Le Tour De France (ok, maybe that’s just me!).
So beyond all these top attractions and places of interest, there are a whole plethora of new and unique experiences to discover. All of which are as rewarding as those famous attractions mentioned. Here we give you a taste of these unique Paris to.
Smell that freshly baked baguette! Oh, what a smell, you really can’t beat the whiff of freshly baked bread? Or how about that perfect croissant or a cheeky cake with your morning coffee? Imagine sitting in the sun outside a little café! Watching the people and the world go by! Just don’t get us started on the cheese! It’s great to taste it all, but how about trying to make your own? Whether that’s mastering the croissants, bread or creating desserts? You can learn the secrets of French cooking and then taste and sample your works. Delicious.
What do you pair with French cuisine? Undoubtedly wine, right? Not forgetting to add in some cheese! Most of us are no experts, so getting a helping hand on what to pair with your food or cheese is always appreciated. Sampling it first is even better! Then why not take a specialised tour? Maybe you’ll discover you have the nose for wine and cheese? You may also find where the best bars are. Now. that’s worth raising a glass for.
Paris and shopping, they go together like, well, wine and cheese! There are ways to take your shopping habits to new levels. Head out with a local, they know where is best after all. Or tour around the boutique shops to find a real bargain. Paris has the places from its flea markets to arty districts there’s a shop calling your name!
It’s not just about food and wine and shopping! You might want to walk off some of that excess!? Many of Paris’s districts holds plenty of hidden treasures, so why not go and discover them with a walking tour? Or perhaps play a game of traditional petanque in a park? Take a ride in a 2CV? It’s these tours that really get under the Parisian skin.
There is a wealth of possibilities in Paris just waiting to be discovered away from the populated tourist attractions. So by all means, go and see the top sites and the galleries but why not spend some time unlocking the real Paris. The unique Paris. The Paris you don’t always see. You might just like it!