Paris travel tips

10 Thinks to pack when going to Paris

1/ Sun glasses If you go to Paris in the summer, sun glasses are of course an important item to bring. Paris is usually very sunny in the summer and not having sun glasses on can make it difficult for you to see all the details of outdoor buildings.   2/ An umbrella Paris is usually sunny in the summer, rainy in the fall,…

Top 10 Things to do in Paris with Kids

1/ Jardin d’Acclimatation This garden offers a lot of unusual and fun activities for families. Among those unusual activities you will find: the famous little train that will take you inside the garden, the deformed mirrors where you can see yourself taller, smaller or both at the same time, and even camel ridding!Jardin d’Acclimatation – Bois de Boulogne, 75116 Paris. Open every day, until 6…

Top 5 words used by visitors in Paris with their so cute and funny accent

We are aware that the french language is tough to learn; the grammar has so many rules and there are so many letters that you are not supposed to pronounce! So we don’t expect you to speak perfectly french just for your weekend in Paris, but it is highly appreciated if you try at least to start out with french words and then, switch…

The World Fair of 1889

  All the World Fairs that Paris hosted all trough the nineteen century gave the city beautiful monuments. The most famous one is, of course, the Eiffel Tower, built for the 1889’s World Fair. But this event was about more than just building the highest tower in the word. World Fairs are by definition fairs where every country in the world is invited to…