Paris - Ile de France
Paris, situated on the river Seine, is the capital of France and one of the most important business and cultural centres in the world. A holiday apartment in Paris is sure to give you a taste of the famed chic French sophistication. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world and with good reason.
Apartments in Paris and most hotels are usually fully booked months in advance so it's advisable to make your reservations ahead of the time you plan to visit. Visitors flock to the city’s many galleries and museums, while Paris has numerous landmarks that are world-famous. The Eiffel Tower is perhaps the best known, as well as the Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame. You may be lucky enough to find a holiday apartment in Paris overlooking one of these unforgettable sights. Or perhaps you will find your holiday apartment in Paris near one of the city’s peaceful parks. The jardin des Tuileries and the jardin du Luxembourg are the oldest parks in the city. They provide a perfect oasis from the hustle and bustle of Parisian life. A holiday apartment in Paris allows the visitor to explore some of Paris’s eclectic areas. Le Marais, on the right bank of the river is a culturally diverse and trendy location. Faubourg St Honore district houses the high-fashion stores and luxury labels. The Latin Quarter over the river on the Left Bank is a historical area renowned for its lively bistros and café culture. A holiday apartment in Paris in these areas may be at a premium, but would provide a memorable experience. A trip to Paris wouldn’t be complete without a tour of the famous cathedrals, Notre Dame and Sacre Coeur. A boat trip along the river affords a beautiful view of Notre Dame, situated on Ile de la Cite, in the middle of the Seine. While staying in your holiday apartment in Paris you could include a trip to the opera at the famous 19th century Opera Garnier, or the modern Opera Bastille. The theatre, too, is a favourite pastime of the Parisians.