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Chateau Fontainebleau: Paris Day Trips

Located just 67 km southeast of Paris, Fontainebleau is a small town that grew up surrounding the beautifully preserved Fontainebleau Chateau. Fanning out from the castle and small town is the Foret de Fontainebleau (a former royal hunting park), a beautifully wooded area that makes you feel a hundred miles […]

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Honeymoon Hotels in Paris

It’s hard to argue with the notion that Paris is an ideal spot for a honeymoon or a romantic getaway. No matter what time of year it is, it’s the kind of city where you can easily imagine walking hand-in-hand with that special someone from cozy cafe to historic church […]


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Paris Food Markets

A tradition since the Middle Ages, the many open-air food markets around Paris are bursting with fresh produce, cheeses, meats and other delicious looking edibles and seasonal foods. Displaying a tempting array of all kinds of food—from a fresh soft goat cheese, to ripe strawberries and freshly picked green beans—browsing […]


Paris Flea Markets

For antique lovers, deal finders and shoppers of all kinds, the immense flea markets of Paris are a treasure trove of unique finds, quirky items, one-of-a-kind junk and cherished treasures you are sure not to be able to find anywhere else in the world. The flea markets of France offer […]

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Cheap Paris Guide – Tips for Conquering Paris on a Small Budget

It is certainly no secret that Paris is not a cheap city. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. However, just because you find yourself in the City of Lights surrounded by expensive hotels, designer boutiques and bars serving €20 cocktails doesn’t mean you have to empty your back account just […]