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The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

30 things to do this winter in Brisbane

The closest Brisbane gets to freezing point is the ice in our drinks – so raise ‘em high and celebrate crisp, clear days of winter sunshine, our …

Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury

Time to explore Paris is the ultimate luxury. But deciding how to spend that precious time is always the challenge. You can visit the iconic …

The Complete Guide to Amazingly Free Things to Do in Paris | To Europe And Beyond

Travel is but one of the few expenses that will make you both richer and poorer at the same time. But what if I told you there was a way to avoid the …

101 Free Things To Do In Paris (2013 Edition) (Travel Free eGuidebooks Book 6) Kindle Edition

What an inspiring city, Paris, but boy is it expensive! You may think that a great Paris travel experience would drain your bank account, but it is …

Best Macarons in Paris: Where to Head?

01 of 04<p>With their unmistakeable pastel green boxes and signature pink ribbons, Ladurée has achieved a coup in marketing that has made them nearly as …

The Intel

The<p>Intel<p>Your next trip, only way better<p>What You Need to Know Now<p>Stay Here<p>May 1, 2018<p>Ground Transportation<p>April 30, 2018<p>Deal of the Day<p>Subscribe<p>Never …

The perfect romantic riverside walk in Paris

The world’s most romantic city has no shortage of beguiling spots, but the Seine and its surrounds are Paris at its most seductive. On this walk, you’ll pass graceful gardens, palaces, intimate parks, a flower market and an enchanting bookshop. Descend the steps along the quays where it’s possible …

10 Incredibly Delicious Places Not to Miss in Paris

If you love fresh bread, triple creme cheeses, wine, crepes, ethereal pastries, bittersweet chocolate, or many more food pleasures, Paris needs no introduction. But are the best versions of these foods only available at 3 Michelin starred restaurants (of which Paris has several)? Not at all. Take a …

Visiting Paris on a Budget: Money-Saving Tips & Tricks

01 of 08<p>8 Great Money-Saving Tips and Tricks<p>Paris can be an incredibly expensive city. It is, after all, renowned for its luxury goods, gourmet …

France

Useful French Travel Words and Expressions

Before embarking on your next trip to Paris, it's a good idea to learn some very basic French travel words and expressions. Even if language isn't …

Paris in winter: A feast of food, fine art and fairy lights

Cultural events, cosy cafés and winter sales bring plenty of cheer to the streets of Paris during the colder months, says Natasha Edwards.<p>Winter is perfect for making the most of Paris's snug hotels and heart-warming winter meals. This is a time when the city feels full of energy and the cultural …

Paris trip planner

Sweeping, landmark-studded boulevards, lamp-lit stone bridges, art nouveau cafes and graceful gardens...France's photogenic capital is the world's most visited city for a reason. Paris’ 20 <i>arrondissements</i> (neighbourhood districts) span just 105 sq km, so even a couple of days is long enough to get a …

Six top Paris stops for chocolate lovers

Valentine's Day in Paris is not nearly as frenzied as Easter. Perhaps because the French are such experts at expressing affection, chocolate seems superfluous. Also, in this land of patisseries, it's less of a novelty. But for the rest of us, chocolate remains a potent aphrodisiac. So regardless of …

Where to Find Free WiFi Hotspots in Paris: Guide

Need to get online fast? Since international roaming 3G and 4G is expensive, many travelers opt out from using their phone data to surf the web while …

Top 10 Pastry Shops in Paris Review: Ladurée, Jacques Genin & More

Posted in what's hot<p>Clementine confite at Un Dimanche à Paris.<p>What are the <b>best pastry shops in Paris</b>? Ask most people—or read any Parisian …

Hidden flavours of Paris

Want to savour the French capital's best steaks, freshest baguettes, most welcoming bars and secret street markets? Discover the hidden gems of Paris' food scene with the help of the experts. The article, taken from an edition of <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine, shows you how.<p>The secret patisserie …

Paris’ newest sugary treat

Following in the footsteps of the macaroon, cupcake and cream puff, the humble eclair is now getting its turn in the French patisserie spotlight.<p>The eclair – a tube of choux pastry filled with flavoured cream – is a French patisserie staple. But over the last couple of years, the macaroon, the …

Parisian cafes: Now with cats?

Inspired by the enchanting Japanese concept, the first cat cafe has opened in the Marais – but with a distinctly Gallic flavour.<p>France’s very first cat cafe has opened, bringing the enchanting Japanese concept that combines food and felines to Paris’ Marais neighbourhood.<p>Le Café des Chats, which …

12 New Rules for Riding the Paris Métro

The Paris Métro has released a “politeness manual” with 12 rules for proper behavior in the city’s underground. It's a welcome—and hilarious—guide that should make riding the subway in Paris more pleasant.<p>The Paris Métro has released a “politeness manual” with 12 rules for proper behavior in the …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

French Cafe Charges Extra for Poor Manners

(Photo: @tokai06)<p>Walk up to the barista and say, "One coffee." That'll be 7 euros. Or say, "One coffee, please." That'll be € 4.25. But if you say, …

100+ Tips on How to Prepare for & Enjoy Paris

<b>Places to stay</b><p><b>#The</b> Tim Hotel we stayed in was right across from the Jardin des Plantes - a wonderful place. The hotel itself is not fancy but …

Hotels in Paris - Things You Have To Remember

Planning a visit to any foreign city is difficult. You can get all the advice that you can absorb from friends and family members and still make bad …

The 11 Different Kinds Of Paris Lights And How They’ll Make You Feel

At 5 A.M. the lights went on. The Metro wouldn’t open for another half an hour. I wandered home in my stockinged feet as the sun rose and the alcohol …

The Best of Paris: Do, See and Eat

This week we’ve scoured the internet, enlisted the help of our traveling friends and put out a call to action to other travel writers to bring you …

France

4 Must-Visit Paris Pâtisseries and 3 Global Shops for French Sweets

Not to be too Proustian, but food, memories, and history are a combination inextricably linked to this French city. Visitors are spoiled with choices …

France

How To Eat Like A Local In Paris, According To Actual Parisians

Nobody eats better in a city than the locals. They know where to find the best coffee, because they need it every morning. They know where to find the best late-night grub, because they've been desperate at 2 a.m. after leaving the bar. They know which hole-in-the-wall restaurants are worth …