Paris, every traveller's dream destination, probably need little introduction. This city by the River Seine has been romanticized by every writer, poet, painter, and musician on the planet. And why not? It has not been labelled as the most romantic city in the world for nothing. Everyone who comes to visit the ‘City of Lights' is enamoured by its offerings: architectural beauty, haute couture, exquisite art, historic landmarks, and gastronomic delights. It's truly a heady combination that is hard to resist.
Those who come here may become overwhelmed with the numerous Paris attraction and activities they can explore and do while in the city. Yet, every itinerary should include all the landmarks that make Paris what it is today. Starting with the world's most visited site, the Eiffel Tower.
Undoubtedly the most iconic structure in all of Paris and France, the Eiffel Tower, with its lattice framework, was built as the entrance to the 1889 World's Fair and was named after its designer Gustave Eiffel. A short, brisk walk from the tower through the Parc du Champ de Mars will take you to another tourist destination, the popular Champs Elysees. Lined with restaurants, this Paris attraction is a gourmand's heaven. It boasts a collection of cafes and Michelin-starred restaurants such as the Ambassadeurs and Bath's.
While the city probably has the most number of notable landmarks in the world, activities in Paris also abound. For those travelling with their children Paris delights with every kid's dream destination, EuroDisney which is within easy reach of Paris' city centre. Or take in the beautiful city lights and sights with a romantic cruise along the famous River Seine. It's guaranteed to elicit sighs of contentment and awe from any tourist.
As any season is the best time to visit the city of love, any day is a perfect day to tour the sights in Paris. Whether it's indoors or outdoors, tourists will find something memorable to do. Enjoy the works of world-famous artists inside the Louvre or the Musee d'Orsay. Then, marvel at the gothic behemoth that is Notre Dame.
Spending a week or just a few days in Paris? Then, accommodations are in order. One might think that everything in Paris is insanely expensive, but it is not. Great hotel deals in Paris can also be found. Just look around the backstreets of Paris and you might even find one with a view of the Eiffel Tower.