Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report CHARTER 1800:681:72O8 Password Reset CONTACT CHARTER Tec*h by 24/7
  2. 2 Advise Needed
  3. 3 10 days in europe
  4. 4 First Time To Europe Itinerary. Thoughts? Suggestions? Please
  5. 5 Amsterdam at End of Year - Tickets for Museums
  6. 6 Itinerary for 4 days in Madrid
  7. 7 Black Friday in Britain? Why?
  8. 8 Slovenia and Croatia in January (Solo)
  9. 9 6 days in Slovenia and Croatia in January
  10. 10 Trip Report Sampling Some of Sicily and Bits of Italy Beyond
  11. 11 land vs river cruise
  12. 12 And the winner is ...India? Egypt? no, Italy!
  13. 13 Hiking - Suggest a location
  14. 14 Festival du Citron (Lemon Festival), Menton
  15. 15 Help with suggestions for Portugal 2 week trip
  16. 16 19 days Ireland by car - please advise
  17. 17 Scotland ideas
  18. 18 Tips for first trip to UK
  19. 19 Help Getting from Faro to Lisbon
  20. 20 Iceland tours from Keflavik
  21. 21 Trip Report September in Venice, Croatia, and Slovenia
  22. 22 The World's Greatest Churches
  23. 23 Devon and Dorset: Where to Base?
  24. 24 Malaga Christmas lights
  25. 25 Portugal
View next 25 » Back to the top

Paris Arrondissements

Jump to last reply

Hi,
I will be in Paris for the first time and have a few questions about arrondissements. What exactly are they? Are they similar to a zip code area in the U.S.? How large is each one? How large is the area of Paris that includes all the arrondisements?

I am considering staying in the 14th or the 17th. Is this a good idea?

Usually my thought on hotels is that I don't want to spend a lot of money on a hotel. I would rather stay in a less expensive hotel and use the money I save on nice dinners and souvineers. But I don't want to compromise my safety by staying in an unsafe area. So are the 14th and 17th safe areas?

I read in another thread that northern and north eastern Paris is dangerous. By northern and north eastern do they mean the 17th, or does it refer to areas more north and north east then that?

Thanks,
Kathy

17 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement