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Rue des Eaux is home to the Musée du Vin

The chic 16th - poshest quarter of Paris

Destination: Paris

Paris’s 16th arrondissement is chic, comfortable and smart. But it offers much more than just poodles and perma-tans. There’s fine architecture, wonderful museums and affordable bistros too

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Prep school: pupils at an Atelier des Chefs cookery class

Child-friendly Paris: a gourmet guide

Destination: Paris

Forget chicken nuggets; in Paris, children’s palates are educated young. Here are eight restaurants geared towards toddlers and teenagers, a junior cookery school and two child-friendly French hotels

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The Musée National du Moyen-Age, Paris’s most overlooked major museum (© Paris Tourist Office/Amélie Dupont)

A perfect day in Paris: the Latin Quarter

Destination: Paris

With its monuments, Gothic churches and bookshops, the old university district of Paris is a tourist trap. Delve deeper, and find a place where Parisians actually live. Here’s how to enjoy it in a day

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The Seine at sunset

A walk through literary Paris

by stokel

Destination: Paris

Gertrude Stein, Ernest Hemingway, Jack Kerouac and F Scott Fitzgerald were among the writers who lived in Paris. Their spirit lives on in the bookshops, cafés and streets of the Left Bank

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Studio flat, Champs Élysées

Living like a local in Paris

Destination: Paris

Why be just another tourist in a hotel when you could rent a Montmartre loft flat or Left Bank penthouse and experience Paris like a native? Here's how to live la vie parisienne - at least briefly...

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Say cheese at Place Monge

Shopping in Paris: a gourmet guide to street markets

Destination: Paris

Whether you're shopping for a picnic, counting the number of cheeses on sale or simply observing Parisians at play, head for one of the 80 street markets dotted across Paris. Here's where to find them

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The highly influential 'modern' style of Toulouse-Lautrec promoting the Moulin Rouge and 'La Goulue'

France - a weekend in Paris to remember

by kozmik

Destination: Paris

Montmartre is just a mile from the Gare du Nord where the Eurostar train will deposit you for a weekend of frankly shocking exuberance. There's a new dance in town which is not for the faint-hearted

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The Eiffel Tower light show

New Year in Paris on a budget

Destination: Paris

How to take a three-night trip to Paris over New Year without breaking the bank

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City skyline

Top tips for a Paris trip

Destination: Paris

Leave the tourist crowds behind and seek out the Paris of the Parisians in the lesser-known corners of this atmospheric city, which still has the capacity to surprise

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Montmartre's cobbled back streets

Paris in a weekend

Destination: Paris

On a recent trip to Paris I faced one short break with one very long to-do list. Here's how I managed to see it all and still have a stress-free weekend...

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