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The beautiful city of Paris has long been renowned for its sight-seeing and romantic feel with holiday makers returning year after year to explore such landmarks as the world famous Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre, once a palace, now one of the largest museums in the world.
It may surprise you to hear that in the summer there are 3 sandy beaches built for you to stretch out on when you need a break from marvelling at the sights and taking in the Paris culture. The best of these is 3km long next to the Seine, between Pont de Sully and the Louvre, where each summer the riverfront road is closed off and covered in 2,000 tonnes of sand. Here you can relax and take in the activities on offer.
When it comes to eating out in fashionable Paris you will be spoilt for choice from various cheeses and croissants to frogs legs, snails, foie-gras and succulent steaks that melt in your mouth. Trendy cafes and restaurants sit side by side with cafes and bars serving delicious local and international cuisine to suit all tastes.
The nightlife in Paris city offers something for everyone. Here you can enjoy a few quiet drinks with the locals or party the night away in the many nightclubs, jazz bars and New Orleans themed establishments. The same goes for shopping in Paris where you will find the best stores and fashion boutiques to rival Milan, London and New York for all the latest designs and some great cheap holiday gifts.
Paris is a popular all year round holiday destination with temperatures reaching 15° out of season and up to the late 20.s during the summer months.
Paris city car hire is a great way to explore the surrounding areas, so check out our fantastic deals, each with a Paris map to help you get around.
Paris City is approximately 35 minutes from Charles De Gaulle Airport - 28km (18 miles).
Ideal for Couples
The romantic city of Paris is perfect for couples who return year after year to visit the sights, take in the culture and enjoy candlelit dinners under the stars.
Charles De Gaulle Airport is just 18 miles from Paris city centre meaning a relatively short transfer.
Young and Lively
For a short break Paris offers fantastic nightlife for the young and lively in this city that never sleeps.
When it comes to a romantic resort to visit then Paris beats all rivals hands down with couples flocking here to sample the beautiful atmosphere.
Whether you want a quiet drink in a local bar or feel the urge to party all through the night, Paris offers the best of both worlds.
There are so many fantastic restaurants and eating establishments in Paris for you to choose from, and sample the exquisite cuisine, that we are sure you will return time and again.
In 2002 the `Paris Plage` programme was set up meaning that every summer 1,000.s of tonnes of sand is brought in to build 3 large sandy beaches for holiday makers to enjoy, the largest of these being alongside the River Seine.
From the latest fashion boutiques and trendy shops to hip markets and stalls, Paris is definitely the place to barter for those great cheap holiday gifts.
Fantastic Sight Seeing
The most spectacular sight in Paris is the Eiffel Tower, especially when illuminated at night and is visited by millions of tourists a year. The majestic Notre Dame sits in the middle of the Seine whilst the Arc de Triomphe stands proud with amazing views from the top. The Louvre is a must see also.
In and around Paris you will find incredible sights and historical places of beauty to visit.