Less is more ... rather than overwhelming you with volumes of travel tips, here is a specific list of exclusive recommendations with Mr & Mrs Crystal's stamp of approval.

insider tips

  • Lock yourself in the Marais district for a weekend and feel like a local.
  • Grab a falafel for a snack from the famous felafel eatery in Marais, made famous by Lenny Kravitz (you will see the sign).
  • Stroll in the Jardin du Luxembourg and slip behind the plane, a notorious lovers’ meeting spot.
  • Shop till you drop in Rue St Honore.
  • new!   Go from madame to mademoiselle with the new Dazzling Radiance facial at Hôtel Plaza Athénée's Dior Institut.

what we think

The capital of France and the world’s capital of romance, Paris is stylishly breathtaking and utterly charming. With inspiring landmarks, manicured gardens and artsy institutions, the “City of Lights” is a million different things to a million different people. The Eiffel Tower boasts grandeur, the Champs Elysées buzzes, and the Seine River flows elegantly, but it’s the city’s inner romance which is so alluring. Shop at the chicest boutiques on the Left Bank, savour a crepe from a sidewalk stand and watch the world go by seated at a sun-kissed Saint Germain cafe. You will absolutely and positively fall in love with Paris.