Perfectly positioned within the 9th arrondissement of Paris and within easy reach of many of our Paris holiday apartments, the Palais Garnier is an attraction definitely worthy of a visit. Showcasing regular performances of world class ballet, the magnificent building is also brimming with exquisite architecture and simply breath-taking décor.
One of the joys of visiting the capital is discovering unexpected avenues and pictorial squares that emerge like a scene from an old movie, bursting with infectious Parisian charm and romance. The following selection provides an introduction to some of Paris’s most notable plazas, highly recommended for a memorable experience in this enchanting metropolis.
Boasting an impressive collection of fascinating museums, all of which are within easy reach of many of our Paris holiday apartments, Paris is a city that really does cater for everyone’s tastes. With hundreds of museums showcasing a wide range of incredible exhibitions, visitors to this remarkable city will be spoilt for choice.
Amidst the clamour of the city lies two peaceful sanctuaries, Ile de la Cite and Ile St. Louis, each overflowing with an irresistible allure, a true authenticity and above all, an incredible history.
Conveniently situated within the Latin Quarter of Paris, close to many of our Paris holiday apartments, the Pantheon is a sight which is certainly not to be missed whilst visiting this truly wonderful city. Boasting beautiful views over the city, the Pantheon is brimming with breath-taking architecture and is where many of France’s well-known icons are buried.
Spanning over an immense area within Paris’ 20th arrondissement, the Pere Lachaise Cemetery offers an unforgettable experience to all who visit. Situated within easy reach of many of our Paris holiday apartments and certainly worthy of a visit, the cemetery is one of the most famous in the world and is where a multitude of well-known artists, writers, film stars and singers are buried.
Flowing majestically through the heart of the city and easily accessible from many of our Paris holiday apartments, the River Seine is lined with a fabulous array of must see sights and attractions. For a truly memorable experience, a Seine river cruise offers an extraordinary way to view some of Paris’ most famous delights and is highly recommended whilst visiting the city.
Perfectly positioned within the city’s 1st arrondissement and within easy reach of many of our Paris holiday apartments, the Forum des Halles effortlessly combines a refreshing garden, an underground shopping mall and one of the world’s largest subway stations, making it an attraction not to be missed whilst visiting this truly remarkable city.
Occupying a prime position within the 8th arrondissement of the city and within easy reach of several of our Paris holiday apartments, the magnificent Grand Palais can be found in between Paris’ famous Champs-Elysees and the majestic River seine. As well as being one of the city’s popular tourist attractions, the Grand Palais is the home to a fascinating exhibition hall, together with a superb museum and is a sight certainly not to be missed whilst visiting this wonderful city.
Located within easy reach of many of our Paris holiday apartments, amidst the hustle and bustle of the busy city streets, the Jardin du Luxembourg offers a peaceful and relaxing place in which to unwind following an action packed morning of sightseeing and adventure. Adorned with picturesque scenery and boasting a great selection of facilities, the park is a Parisian delight which is definitely not to be missed.