Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Rome, Tuscany & Umbria
  2. 2 FCO hotel for late arrival?
  3. 3 What happened to Sundriedtopepo
  4. 4 Lisbon neighborhoods
  5. 5 Dubrovnik
  6. 6 Help With Itinerary By Train: London, Paris, Nice, Florence
  7. 7 Trip Report The Little Cyclades, Santorini, Vienna
  8. 8 Trip Report Sampling Some of Sicily and Bits of Italy Beyond
  9. 9 Pubs showing NFL football in London?
  10. 10 Looking for Good Eating in Valencia
  11. 11 [Crete] Trapped in Skouloufia? Please help!
  12. 12 Help with Venice Trip?
  13. 13 Norte Dame light show!
  14. 14 Where to Eat in Barcelona
  15. 15 Trip Report Adventureseeker returns to Italy! As glorious and detailed as before!
  16. 16 Help with 11 night Portugal Itinerary
  17. 17 London - Paris - Amsterdam trip planning help
  18. 18 10 Days in Austria
  19. 19 Czech Republic & Germany in Eleven Days
  20. 20 Trip Report Greece in end October
  21. 21 Champagne Tours
  22. 22 GTG Paris December 2017
  23. 23 Restaurant suggestion Bamberg
  24. 24 Russian-American Relations: safe to travel? Get Visas?
  25. 25 Trip Report Mantova, Ravenna, Brisighella, Bologna
View next 25 » Back to the top

Suggestions for one afternoon itinerary with romantic dinner in Paris?

Jump to last reply

My husband and I will have one afternoon and night in Paris on July 18th on our way home from a trip to Greece. We arrive Paris at 11:55am, and depart at 10:35am the following day. We're staying at the Ritz in Place Vendome. I'm thinking we'll have lunch at the hotel when we arrive, then head out from there. We have spent time in Paris before, but not recently. We're trying to come up with a relaxing itinerary that allows us to see some of the city, but not wear ourselves out with too much sightseeing. We can skip the Louvre and d'Orsay this trip, leaving more time for some other sights that wouldn't require so much time. We do enjoy art, cafe/wine bar culture, architecture, etc. and just wandering around. We'd like to make good use of our time without running all over the city, since we know we just don't have time to do all the must-sees. Would be wise to just pick an area or two to explore? Or to hire a guide for a few hours? Is there a scenic neighborhood with a small museum that wouldn't be quite the time commitment of the big museums in town?

Also, we'd like to end our trip with a romantic dinner (not more than about 200 euros tops). This time of year I thought may be good for outdoor/terrace dining. Is there a cool cocktail lounge or champagne bar to visit after dinner? Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!

11 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement