Almost three million guests visited the Musee d’Orsay, which underwent renovation recently, in 2011. With over twenty seven million visitors flocking to these shrines of artistic brilliance, tourists have a strong reason to visit Paris. Read more »
As one of the most famous cities in the world, Paris is a destination at the forefront of many a holidaymaker’s list. With the summer now at a close, events in the French capital are starting to take on a different style, and below are some of the best you can enjoy. With cheap flights to Paris in regular supply, there’s no better time to do so. Read more »
Everybody loves a great night out, and visitors to Paris are spoilt for choice when the sun starts to go down. It’s one of the great party capitals of the world, and is home to some of the most famous entertainment venues on the planet. Whatever your preferences, a visit to the French capital isn’t complete without an evening at a genuine cabaret theatre. Read more »
Keeping the family entertained whilst away is paramount, and Paris’ wealth of tourist attractions are more than enough to keep you and yours enthralled whether you’re there for a day, week or longer. We’re all familiar with the likes of The Louvre Museum, The Eiffel Tower and of course Disney Land, but dig a little deeper and you’ll find everything from the sublime to the surreal across the French capital. Read more »
For two days only during September, Paris and the rest of France will give visitors the opportunity to go behind the scenes at some of its most famous historical sites to celebrate European Heritage Weekend. Read more »
This is your last chance to get up close to one of the most exciting collections of dinosaur fossils at the Institute of Human Palaeontology, Paris. (Locally known as the Institut de Paleontologie Humaine).
This unique new exhibition finishes on September 15th when many of the prehistoric exhibits are expected to fetch millions of pounds at a ‘once in a lifetime’ auction at the world famous Sotheby’s. Read more »
For art lovers from all over the UK, there are many beautiful galleries and museums in the world, but perhaps none of them have the grandeur and stature of the Louvre in Paris. It has been a magnet for culture fans for many years, and remains one of the city’s most visited attractions. Located on the banks of the River Seine, it offers visitors a wonderful way to spend a little time. Read more »
With the summer now fully upon on us, the amount of events being regularly held in Paris has substantially increased. The French capital is well known as a hub for cultural and entertainment activity and the warm weather that the city is currently experiencing, complements what it has on offer perfectly.
As Britain prepares for the festival season, Paris has also begun holding a range of different music events well suited to holidaymakers. The French capital is often the host of various concerts, but the arrival of summer has also brought an influx of different musical events, each with a quality that rivals the biggest festivals.
The work of one of the greatest masters of modern cinema, Stanley Kubrick, is being celebrated at the Cinematheque Francais in Paris throughout the summer. Kubrick is best known for films such as 2001: A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange, The Shining and Full Metal Jacket.