Too trendy. Too loud. Too crowded. Everyone's on the look-out for the best terraces in Paris... We strolled around the city, skimmed every arrondissement, paced up and down endless streets and covered every square inch of the capital. We've even kept records of the movements of the sun. You're all set : here's our map of the 16 best terraces in Paris.
Watch your head ! It's raining pianos on Paris. Rue Tiquetonne, a frenzied ragtime. Boulevards des Invalides, a perfect cadenza. Square des Batignolles, a Schumann walz. Who's playing ? You !
What splishes, splashes, splutters and in 30mn flat is the equivalent of an hour-long jog ? Answer : a waterbike in a mini pool.
30 years ago, a very simple idea popped up in the mind of a young Parisian. How about getting two people, a clear-sighted and a blind person, to peddle together on a tandem ? Today, up to 40 tandems crisscross country roads and peddle down back lanes, pilots guiding their copilots. Why not give it a go ?
It was the haunt of Oscar Wilde, itís the secret hideout of Depp and Paradis. This hotel doesnít have a name ? Yes, itís the Hotel, with a capital H. Come in, youíll find a cosy and plush interior : dimmed lighting, leopard carpet, soft chairs Ö But it doesnít stop there.