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How to spend 48 hours in Paris
by Andrew Bartlett
Tuesday, 20th June 2017
Paris is one of the major attractions of the tourists not only because of the Eiffel tower but also there are many amazing places to visit and do not forget it is the city of love. However, the real issue arises when you have only two days to live in Paris and you are confused that what you should do to get the most out of the place. So to help you out here we have the entire plan for your 48 hours around Paris.
Start your journey by visiting one of the two most famous museums:
The Musée d’Orsay
In order to visit the entire museum make sure that you enter through the small doors to avoid the crowd. If you want to experience the best start with the fifth floor of Musée d’Orsay. Avoid the 8 miles of corridors and take the shortcuts.
Your next stop would be the Notre Dame Cathedral. It is 20 minutes away from the museum. This is the 853 years old church. From there you can visit Le Marais where you can find amazing shops, restaurants, and points of street food. Make sure that you try the famous Falafel. You might have to wait for 15 minutes but it will be worth it.
Visit the Canal St. Martin to explore the nightlife of Paris. Make sure to get wasted but at the same time, you have to beware of the thefts that might happen. There are many amazing hip-bars, bistros, and brasseries where you can enjoy the best time of your life.
It is time to visit the north side of Paris where you will find the area called Montmartre located at 18th arrondissement. It is a hilly area where you will come across everything including:
With a little cardio in this area, you will get the chance to see everything.
Located in the 5th arrondissement, the Jardins des Plantes is the place to visit in the afternoon. It is the park with the best features and you can also spend some time at the zoo. If you want to enjoy a cup of delicious tea then make sure to visit the Grand Mosquée that is located across the street.
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What can be a better ending to your 48 hours in Paris then a visit to the Eiffel Tower? It will present a remarkable view after the sun set under the Golden moonlight. There are many amazing restaurants where you can enjoy your dinner and move forward to the next state.
Make sure that you visit Paris at least one in your life. Here you will come across such beauty that might be hard to find in other countries across the world.