Paris Travel Planner   Paris Travel Planner & Guide
Airport transport, itineraries and budget, Paris restaurants, hotels & apartments, finding your way around Paris, restaurants, churches, museums, parks, and lots more...

by Tom Brosnahan
& Jane Fisher




A trip to Paris is important. Here's all the info you need to make it the best ever:

When to Go

Paris is Paris, and anytime is a good time to visit. Or is it? Here's the answer.

Airport Transport

You've arrived, perhaps jet-lagged, at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport and you just want to get to your hotel as quickly, easily and economically as possible. More...
—Here's how from CDG
—Here's how from ORLY.

Itinerary Planning

An hour of planning gives you the best chance to use your time most enjoyably in Paris, with or without children. Here are suggestions.

Plan Your Budget

Some travelers think Paris is expensive. We think it's no worse than any city of its size and sophistication, and there are lots of ways to get your best value for money. Here they are.

Hotels & Apartments

Paris lodgings are not expensive if you know where and how to look (including hotels at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport). Renting an apartment/flat for a week can be a big money-saver—and more comfortable. More...

Finding Your way Around

What's all this stuff about arrondissements, Left Bank and Right Bank? Here's what you need to know.

What to See & Do

Paris is a feast of pleasures: panoramic views, world-class sights, churches, bridges, museums, parks and gardens, tours & walks, and lots to do with kids. Here's the menu.

Paris Transport

It's fast, it's efficient, and it's cheap—even free—if you know some tricks. Here they are.

Paris Cafés & Restaurants

Everything you've heard about Paris restaurants is true—good and bad, satisfyingly cheap or astoundingly expensive. But there's lots more, and it's not just about restaurants. Here's how to eat in Paris.

Excursions from Paris

Versailles, Chartres, Giverny, Disneyland Paris...plenty of places to see beyond Paris. Here's how.

Planning Your Visit

Finding Your Way in Paris

Paris Hotels

Airport Hotels

Paris Restaurants

What to See & Do

Paris Transportation





Eiffel Tower at Night, Paris, France

Above, the Eiffel Tower at twilight, Paris, France.

Below, Paris restaurants!

Chez Janou Restaurant, Paris, France