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Frommer's Paris Day by Day

Frommer's Paris Day by Day

Author: Anna E. Brooke
Series: Frommer's Day by Day - Pocket
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Map your own adventure. Paris Day by Day is the perfect answer for travelers who want to know the best places to visit and the best way to see the city. Packed with color photos, this bestselling guide offers dozens of itineraries that show you how to see the best of Paris in a short time--with bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Featuring a full range of thematic and neighborhood tours, plus dining, lodging, shopping, nightlife, and practical visitor info, Paris Day by Day is the only guide that helps travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Inside this book you'll find: * Full color throughout with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps * Sample one- to three-day itineraries that include literary and historic tours, a Paris with Kids tour, the new face of Paris tour, and more. Neighborhood walks take you through picturesque neighborhoods such as the Latin Quarter and the Marais. Day trips include Versailles, Chartres, and Disneyland Paris.
* Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions clue readers in on great finds and values * Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet * Foldout front cover, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info
Author description
Anna Brooke (annaebrooke@yahoo.fr) is the author of six Frommer's guides to Paris and France, and she regularly writes for The Sunday Times Travel Magazine, Time Out, and Financial Times Magazine. When she is not writing, she is acting in film and theater, and song-writing for her electropop group Monkey Anna (www.myspace.com/musicmonkeyanna).
Table of contents
13 Favorite Moments 1 Favorite Moments 2 1 The Best Full-Day Tours 5 The Best in 1 Day 6 The Best in 2 Days 12 The Best in 3 Days 16 2 The Best Special-Interest Tours 19 Monumental Paris 20 Paris with Kids 26 Exploring the Louvre 30 Paris for Museum Lovers 36 Paris's Best Modern Art 40 Hemingway's Paris 44 3 The Best Neighborhood Walks 47 The Latin Quarter 48 St-Germain-des-Pres 52 The Islands 56 The Marais 60 Montmartre & the Sacre Coeur 64 The New Face of Paris 68 Montparnasse 72 4 The Best Shopping 75 Shopping Best Bets 76 Right Bank (8th & 16th-17th) 77 Right Bank (1st-4th & 9th-11th) 78 Left Bank (5th-6th) 80 Paris Shopping A to Z 82 5 The Best of the Outdoors 89 Jardin des Tuileries 90 Cimetiere du Pere-Lachaise 92 Exploring the Bois de Boulogne 96 6 The Best Dining 99 Dining Best Bets 100 Right Bank (8th & 16th-17th) 101 Right Bank (1st-4th & 9th-11th) 102 Left Bank (5th-6th) 104 Paris Restaurants A to Z 106 7 The Best Nightlife 113 Nightlife Best Bets 114 Right Bank (8th & 16th-17th) 115 Right Bank (1st-4th & 9th-11th) 116 Left Bank (5th-6th) 118 Paris Nightlife A to Z 120 8 The Best Arts & Entertainment 125 Arts & Entertainment Best Bets 126 Right Bank (8th & 18th) 127 Right Bank (1st-4th & 9th-11th) 128 Left Bank (5th-6th) 130 Arts & Entertainment A to Z 131 9 The Best Lodging 137 Lodging Best Bets 138 Right Bank (8th & 16th-18th) 139 Right Bank (1st-4th & 9th-11th) 140 Left Bank (5th-6th) 142 Paris Hotels A to Z 144 10 The Best Day Trips & Excursions 153 Decadent Versailles 154 Disneyland Paris 158 The Cathedral at Chartres 162 The Savvy Traveler 165 Before You Go 166 Getting There 167 Getting Around 168 Fast Facts 170 Paris: A Brief History 175 French Architecture 176 Useful Phrases & Menu Terms 177 Index 179
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General Fields

  • : 9781118027547
  • : John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • : John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • : February 2012
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 192
  • : illustrations
  • : Anna E. Brooke
  • : Paperback
  • : 3rd Revised edition
  • : 914.436104841