There’s nowhere else in Paris quite like Montmartre with its bohemian atmosphere and superlative views. But Montmartre also retains a great deal of charm, a friendly small-town vibe.
A multicultural melting pot with a huge array of food choices for eating out or cooking at home, Faubourg St. Denis is one of Paris's liveliest areas. The Faubourg St. Denis exerts an enormous fascination on its residents.
Its upscale designer boutiques, vintage clothes stores, chic hotels, gourmet food shops, and some of the city’s best restaurants and hippest bars. Its lovely public gardens and polished architecture.
What could be more Parisian than having your morning coffee on the street-side terrace of a traditional café? Parisians love being outside, especially when the sun shines, and there are almost numberless restaurants, cafés and bars with terraces to suit every taste.
There’s no right or wrong time to visit Paris. Each season has not only a different character, but also a diverse range of festivals, sporting events and cultural activities. Here we pick a few of our favourites in a month-by-month guide to the Parisian year.