Paris in France
Paris is in France in the northern part of the country. Every year, more than 27 million tourists visit the city making it the most visited region in the world. It's popular because of its shopping, cuisine, sites and entertainment. It's also one of the most expensive areas to live, so finding affordable hotels is challenging. Package tours provide group rates helping to keep costs low.
AirFrance.co.uk offers package tours that combine your airfare with accommodations. As of September 2011, flights to Paris cost as little as £79 each way from London and Manchester. A week in Paris including airfare and hotel starts at £300 per person.
Thomson.co.uk arranges city breaks to Paris. City break packages only include accommodations and cost as little as £310 for a week. Travellers can take the ferry and drive to Paris or arrange flights independently. Thomson.co.uk also handles bookings for car hires for as little as £10 per day through Hertz or Holiday Auto.
Hotels in Paris
Expedia.co.uk helps you find the best hotels in Paris. Choose your dates and the area where you wish to stay and their reservations system searches for you. This makes it easy to search within a specific price range.
Hotel Auteuil Tour Eiffel starts at £100 per night, plus you get a discount if you book at least three nights. The hotel is 900 metres from the Eiffel Tower and even close to Radio France. Guests enjoy complimentary newspapers, as well as cable television, mini bars and safes in their room.
Millennium Hotel Paris Opera offers weekly stays for as little as £1,100. The hotel is in the Right Bank district and is across the street from the Louvre. All guest rooms have cable television, desks, in-room safes and wireless Internet.
Things to See
During you holiday in Paris, the Eiffel Tower is one area travellers love to visit. It can get crowded in the late morning and afternoons, so be ready to deal with crowds and lines.
Musee du Louvre is another must see. Buy tickets at La Civette du Carrousel in the Louvre gallery and then enjoy viewing artwork from hundreds of artists.
Before you visit the City of Love, book hotels in advance. You'll enjoy knowing you have a room, even if the city is crowded with tourists. Visit Paris in France throughout the year and enjoy the beautiful scenery and cuisine.