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Parisian Fall Fashion Faux Pas

Dressing for Paris Tourist Tips

No one wants to be dressed poorly when visiting Paris. It’s the fashion capital of the world after all…

Trying to determine the best outfit to wear in Paris, while keeping warm and comfortable, and still blending in and looking your best in no easy feat. Especially as a tourist.There always seem to be so many questions on how to properly dress for Paris, and few answers especially when it comes to the Autumn season. My most often asked question is definitely about dressing for Paris, and in particular -what kind of shoes to wear and whether Parisiens really wear athletic shoes or not. Follow along, and you can see for yourself exactly how to dress!

AirBnB Paris - Words of Warning

Airbnb – Words of Warning

Have you heard about airbnb ? It’s a super popular worldwide website for booking accommodations with private parties. By staying in someone’s home rather than a hotel, it allows you to better immerse yourself in the local culture. The host often can also often give you insider tips that would be hard to come by otherwise. I’ve heard so many…

Newbie Tips for Budget Travel to France

Ready ? Set… GO !!!
Your First Budget Trip to France begins now…

My son traveled to France on his own for the very first time last spring. As you can imagine, I was just a tad bit worried that things would go smoothly…

Budget Travel in France (or anywhere else for that matter) is particularly difficult. With limited funds, your planning must be perfect. You can’t just change courses on a dime (pun intended). Make sure to book well ahead, but leave a little flexibility just in case. Here are the tips that I provided him, with the hopes that this might also benefit other first time budget travelers to France. It’s by no means all-inclusive, but hopefully this will get you started. If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me !

 Don’t Dress like a Tourist !

Guidelines to help you avoid the inevitable Parisian Tourist Traps…

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What NOT to Wear Paris – Keep these handy tips for your next trip !