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of Notre-Dame Cathedral in early April.
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Where to Stay in Paris
Browse our complete list of illustrated travel articles about Paris, France.
Our easy-to-read, step-by-step guide will help you pick the right type of
accommodation and neighborhood for your visit.
Read our tips on using the Métro,
trams, and taxis in Paris, plus our advice on ground transportion from
Charles de Gaulle,
Top 11 Tourist Mistakes
(and how to avoid them)
frustration, save money, and have more fun in Paris by avoiding the most
common traveler's goofs.
Learn about museums, monuments, sightseeing buses and boats, special-interest tours, balloon
ascents, a dog cemetery with live cats, and
City Tours, Excursions,
Walking is the best--and cheapest--way to explore Paris. But if you've
got limited time or mobility, or if you'd like to go farther afield,
Viator's sightseeing tours and day trips are worth
considering. (Airport transfers and
Paris Pass are also available.)
Our page includes links to current forecasts
and month-by-month climate data.
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