Ever wondered how to emulate the style French women seem to effortlessly portray and feel like a local when you are in Paris? Well, after visiting Paris a number of times and watching both locals and tourists go about their daily wanderings we have picked up a thing or two on how to appear more like a local rather than a tourist.
Top 10 Secret Places in Paris
Are you planning a trip to Paris? Then watch ‘Top 10 Secret Places in Paris’ YouTube clip for 10 great ideas to add to your itinerary.
Enjoy our collection of famous quotes and read more about the authors to help further in your planning.
“Paris is always a good idea.” – Audrey Hepburn
“If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.” – Ernest Hemingway
“I love Paris in the summer, when it sizzles.” – Cole Porter
“As an artist, a man has no home in Europe save in Paris.” Friedrich Nietzsche (German philosopher)
“The last time I saw Paris, her heart was warm and gay, I heard the laughter of her heart in every street cafe.” – Oscar Hammerstein
“America is my country, and Paris is my home town.” – Gertrude Stein
Fireworks at the Palace of Versailles… what an amazing show this would be! The Fireworks show is one of a surprising number of different tours, exhibitions and performances held in the Palace of Versailles, the Gardens and associated buildings through out the year. Of course, daily tours of the Palace are available most days and tickets don’t have to be pre-purchased for these tours, but for special events be sure to research what might be on during your planned visit to France so you do not miss out on a “once in a lifetime event”.
“Louis the 14th, The Fire King
Fireworks show in the Gardens of the Orangerie of the Palace of Versailles
As 2015 is the tercentenary year of Louis XIV’s death, for this new show at the Château de Versailles, Groupe F gives him the lead in the organization of fabulous fireworks in the royal site of the Orangerie of the Château de Versailles.