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Palais Garnier – One of the most stunning buildings in Paris

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.

The Louvre – The world’s largest and most important collection of simply breath-taking art

Regarded as a true paradise for art lovers and boasting a collection of over 1 million pieces, Paris’ incredible Louvre is an attraction definitely worthy of a visit whilst exploring this truly magnificent city. Showcasing a superb exhibition of well-known paintings, including the world famous Mona Lisa, the Louvre occupies a prime position within the 1st arrondissement of Paris and is within easy reach of many of our holiday apartments.

Top 5 City Squares – The Essence of Paris

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.

Top 10 Museums in Paris – From art and culture to science and industry, Paris has a museum for everyone

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.

Visiting the Islands: The Ancient Heart of Paris

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.

Grand Palais – One of Paris’ most stunning landmarks

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.

Tuileries Garden – A beautiful setting in the heart of the city

Positioned within the city’s 1st arrondissement and close to many of our Paris holiday apartments, the Tuileries Garden offers an array of entertaining facilities, mixed with picturesque areas for rest and relaxation. Undoubtedly one of Paris’ most popular public gardens, the Tuileries Garden is definitely worthy of a visit for all ages and provides one of the best places in the city for a delightful picnic upon a sunny afternoon.

The best impression of Paris – the heritage of the most famous impressionists of France

In case you were wondering about the way to get the best impression of Paris, the answer lies in places like Musée d’Orsay, Marmottan-Monet Museum, or Giverny. And why? Because these are places where you can get closer to impressionism, a 19th-century art movement originating in the City of Lights. Thus, even a short stay in Paris will be enough to make your trip both entertaining and educational.

Champs-Elysees – The most prestigious avenue in the world

Referred to as one of the most famous streets in the entire world, the Champs-Elysees in Paris is a sight certainly not to be missed. Within easy reach of many of our holiday apartments, this iconic thoroughfare is adorned with an array of cinemas, fine dining establishments, chic boutiques and fascinating museums and is where you will find many of the city’s well known landmarks and attractions.

Eiffel Tower – An unforgettable memory exploring one of the world’s most iconic structures

Attracting almost 7 million visitors from all over the world every single year and regarded as one of the city’s most famous landmarks, the incredible Eiffel Tower is an attraction certainly not to be missed whilst staying in one of our Paris holiday apartments. Proudly standing at over 300 metres tall, the iron clad giant is steeped in fascinating history and also boasts some truly breath-taking views out over the spectacular city of Paris.