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Why Go?

Museums, gourmet dining, romance, shopping, parks...and a café crème with a croissant.

Beyond all that history, one of Europe's most innovative urban laboratories (see the Palais de Tokyo, etc.)

Being there: Paris defies catchy bullet points such as these

What To Skip

The Latin Quarter, Montmartre's Place du Tertre, and other obvious tourist traps

What For:

Arts + Culture, Design + Architecture, Family, Food + Wine, Luxury, Nightlife, Romantic, Shopping

When To Go:

April, May, June, September


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