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2 1 winter, 5 highlights 15/12 PARIS ÎLE-DE-FRANCE INVITES YOU TO DREAM Stroll around the illuminated streets, shopping paths, gourmet excursions, ideas for wellbeing and all that while discovering Paris and its surroundings. The time of year is suitable to find a present in the midst of the dreamlike decorations or to fall for the current sweet creations ... 25/12 IT'S CHRISTMAS! The Christmas season is a moment of joy to share: museums, exhibitions or family outings, carousels, ice rinks, lights ... all eyes light up, and not just those of the children! 31/12 NEW YEAR, NOW WE CELEBRATE! A whirlwind of shows and sightseeing suggestions sweeps across the region. Supply yourself with all current offers! 08/01 AND GET STARTED WITH THE WINTER SALE! 14/02 What is more romantic in the world than celebrating your love in Paris? Romantic stroll, dinner for two, fairytale evening ... Discover our ideas on how to spend an unforgettable moment. This is the ideal moment to find the coat or shoes of your dreams. Take advantage of the extraordinary opening times of the Grands Magasins, stroll down the shopping streets or browse the last trendy boutique ... everything is allowed! ON VALENTINE'S DAY IT GOES HAND IN HAND

3 Winter, with its new lights, offers countless opportunities to discover Paris and its surroundings. The festive season, which invites you to marvel and snack, to Valentine's Day and its romantic rendezvous in the capital, five highlights and hundreds of discoveries that offer you just as many magical moments. Would you like to go shopping or just go for a stroll? Do you fancy a party or some fresh air? Whether with family, friends or as a couple, Paris Île-de-France invites you to experience your winter here. Here is an exhibition to see with the family. There is a new cabaret show that you should discover as a couple. Between a tour of the Christmas lights and a fair in one of the most beautiful monuments in Paris, a break to relax and a night drive in a legendary car - will you have the time to do it all? Fancy ... shopping p. 18 goodies p. 28 cocooning p. 34 fairytale p. 38 excursions p. 42 culture p. 46 parties p. 54 practical area p. 60 PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING TREASURES SHOPPING 01

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5 SHOPPING In addition to the countless proposals, here are 7 more that invite you to spend your winter stay in Paris Île-de-France. Take advantage of the animations in the festive season, visit a museum specially opened for this occasion, stroll through the shops or treat yourself to an extraordinary tour ... Whether during the day or at night, whether in the warm or in the fresh air, with the Children or just hand in hand ... here you will find lots of ideas for outings in Paris and its surroundings. PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING DELICACIES 03

6 DAY 1 7 days / 7 excursions IN THE FRESH AIR Some ideas for discovering the capital ... and all in the fresh air! THE EIFFEL TOWER WITH DIFFERENCE Experience the legend of the iron miracle that the Eiffel Tower is, in an original and convivial way: thanks to a guided tour designed by an actor. You can find more walks in Paris Île-de-France at: DISCOVERING PARIS BY BUS Admire the illuminated monuments aboard a double-decker bus on a fascinating route of one and a half hours through Paris, a hot drink and a blanket are included. (SEE PAGE 40) AMAZING! Charléty sur Neige: toboggan runs, zip lines, real snow ... in a Paris stadium! One of the most amazing winter sports stations in the heart of Paris! From 25/12 to 04/01, boulevard Kellermann, Paris 13 (RER B, Cité Universitaire)

7 MARKET SCENES Wander among the market stalls on rue Montorgueil, in this pedestrian paradise for food lovers. Enjoy a coffee in one of the numerous bistros. M ÉTIENNE MARCEL RIDE ON THE SEINE Get on board an electric boat for a 40-minute tour of the historic center of the capital around the Ile Saint-Louis and the Île de la Cité. BATOSTAR - AT THE FOOT OF THE PONT MARIE, PORT DE L HÔTEL DE VILLE, PARIS 4 M PONT MARIE A LITTLE GREEN Gain altitude along the green route, on the track of an old railway line, and on the way back in the opposite direction along the Viaduc des Arts , the showcase for French craftsmanship. COUR DU MARCHÉ SAINT-ANTOINE, PARIS 12 M LEDRU-ROLLIN AND ALSO Batobus, shuttle service on the Seine to reach different districts of Paris. Christmas gourmet excursion in the heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, with a visit to the market and tasting are on the program of this gastronomic, seasonal walk. 05

8 DAY 2 7 days / 7 excursions WITH THE FAMILY Playful, magical, fairytale-like, delicious ... a tour for the whole family. DELICIOUS CANDY Savor a treat at the Champs-Élysées Christmas market. (SEE PAGE 40) Find more walks in Paris Île-de-France on: AMAZING! 3D dragon. In the Géode, the legend of the dragons is revealed through breathtaking special effects during a journey through the centuries. (see page 49) The dream bakery First tea salon for children, where they can devour mini cakes

9 THE EYES FULL OF STARS Fall into rapture over the Christmas shop windows of the large department stores and their illuminated facades. BOULEVARD HAUSSMANN, PARIS 9 M CHAUSSÉE D ANTIN - LA FAYETTE AND ALSO The small covered tourist train in which you can visit Paris on the thematic tours. Departure from (M Louvre-Rivoli) or Notre-Dame (M Saint-Michel) Musée des Arts Ludiques (Museum of Playful Arts) Pixar exhibition, 25 years of animation, the magic of original creations from Toy Story, Ratatouille, Finding Nemo (see Page 49) Cirque du Soleil. Kooza revives the emotions and feelings of the arena by uniting two traditions from the world of the circus: acrobatics and clowns. (see page 41) The film The Snow Queen, right after the water magic, in the Grand Rex. (see page 41) SLIDING FUN Skating outdoors in front of the town hall, drawing a figure, falling down, getting up and starting again. M HÔTEL DE VILLE (SEE PAGE 40) AT TEUTATIS! Immerse yourself in the world of Asterix and Obelix, with their characters and their parodic spirit and discover numerous unique works. (SEE PAGE 49) THE MUSÉE DES ARTS FORAINS Doing rounds on a merry-go-round with wooden horses or bicycles, hundreds of old fairground objects, games and machines ... (SEE PAGE 49) 07

10 DAY 3 7 days / 7 excursions LIKE A PARISIAN This is a route that will take you in the footsteps of Parisians ... and get in touch with them! DINNER WITH LOCALS Take the opportunity of dinner to discover daily life and good tips from Parisians. LA ROUTE DES GOURMETS For more walks in Paris Île-de-France, go to: DELICIOUS MOMENT Treat yourself to a sweet break at the Étoile d Or. An unforgettable encounter with Denise, the lady of the house. (SEE PAGE 31) AMAZING! Le Perchoir in Ménilmontant, a new rooftop bar-restaurant with a 360 panoramic view of the capital. 14, rue Crespin-du-Gast, Paris 11 (M Ménilmontant) 08

11 URBULENT EVENING At the foot of the Butte Montmartre, experience the revue Féerie du Moulin Rouge and the famous, passionate French Cancan. (SEE PAGE 56) SHOPPING EXCURSION In the Quartier des Abbesses buzz around between the vintage boutiques and the shops of young designers. M ABBESSES NO FUTURE Let yourself be carried away in the Cité de la musique on a foray through the Europunk exhibition, which describes this artistic revolution. (SEE PAGE 51) ON THE (HEATED!) TERRACE Have breakfast in a bistro on the banks of the Canal Saint-Martin: coffee, baguette with butter, croissant! M RÉPUBLIQUE AND ALSO A short excursion along the Canal Saint-Martin, with a Vélib, a self-service rental bike. (see page 60) Village Popincourt, a veritable Ali Baba cave, which consists of a multitude of second-hand shops. Rues Neuve Popincourt, Ternaux, Pihet and passage Beslay, Paris 11 (M Parmentier) 09

12 DAY 4 7 days / 7 excursions You can find more walks in Paris Île-de-France on: PARIS BY NIGHT Route by night which, among other things, allows you to discover very different architectures. AMAZING! 360 panoramic view of the whole of Paris from the 56th LATE AFTERNOON Benefit from the opening in the evening on Thursday to go straight to the Cité de l architecture et du patrimoine and discover the Art Deco exhibition there, an aesthetic style that culminates had in the 20's. (SEE PAGE 50) Floor of the Tour Montparnasse. 33, avenue du Maine, Paris 15 (M Montparnasse-Bienvenüe) - The terrace of the Batofar, barge-restaurant-concert hall-club where DJs play every evening at after-work events. Opposite 11, quai François Mauriac, Paris 13 (M Bibliothèque nationale de France) - HOLIDAY Go under the magnificent glass dome of the Grand Palais, where the fair is at its peak. A ferris wheel with a height of 30 m and more than 50 attractions are freely accessible. UNTIL 05/01/2014 AVENUE WINSTON CHURCHILL, PARIS 8 M CHAMPS-ÉLYSÉES-CLEMENCEAU 10

13 A SPRAY TOUR IN A 2CV AND DINNER Let yourself be inspired during a one and a half hour tour of the capital, followed by dinner in a restaurant classified as a historic monument for its Art Nouveau furnishings. AND ALSO Seine tour with the Bateaux Mouches. Pont de l Alma, Rive droite, Paris 8 (M Alma-Marceau) Tour of Christmas lights in a double-decker bus, with Big Bus Paris Les Cars Rouges. (see page 40) UNTIL THE END OF THE NIGHT Have fun in this café / restaurant with an immense terrace opposite the Seine, where numerous DJs play at various parties. WANDERLUSTPARIS.COM CLUB WANDERLUST - CITÉ DE LA MODE ET DU DESIGN 34, QUAI D AUSTERLITZ, PARIS 13 M QUAI DE LA GARE TRAVELING AT NIGHT Metro: from 6 a.m. to 12:30 a.m., until 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. From 12:30 a.m. to 5:30 a.m., the 47 Noctilien night bus routes connect more than 200 cities in Île-de-France. Vélib: self-service bike rental 24/7. Rent from an automatic lending station with a credit card. Stations in Paris and the neighboring municipalities. PARIS VISITE A single ticket to use all means of transport in Paris. Valid for 1, 2, 3 or 5 consecutive days. Multiple zones, from Paris to the suburbs. The advantage: discounts for various tourist attractions. In the subway stations

14 DAY days / 7 excursions You can find more walks in Paris Île-de-France on: BIG COLD Paris in the first big cold? Here's a little excursion where you can stay in the warm ... PARIS MUSEUM PASS A pass (3 formulas: 2, 4 or 6 days) that gives you skip-the-line access to more than 60 museums and monuments in Paris and its region and as often as you wish, as well as to the permanent collections. Available at participating points of sale or under GAIN ALTITUDE See all of Paris in the sea of ​​lights from the Place de la Concorde, on a lap in the Ferris wheel, more than 65 meters above the ground! M CONCORDE IMPRESSIONIST AFTERNOON Lunch in the listed restaurant of the Musée d Orsay. Followed by a tour of the famous Impressionist Museum, which has recently been completely redesigned. 1, RUE DE LA LÉGION D HONNEUR, PARIS 7 M SOLFÉRINO

15 RELAXING SHOPPING Stroll through the various areas of Galeries Lafayette, the Paris temple of French and international creativity. (SEE PAGE 20) PARIS NIGHT Discover the new revue Mugler Follies, an exuberant performance that combines dance, lighting effects and high-tech technology. (SEE PAGE 56) THE OPERA WATCHED FROM THE STAGE Visit the Opéra Garnier, whose architecture is undoubtedly the most typical example of the art of the Second Empire, and fall in ecstasy under the ceiling painted by Marc Chagall. FREE TOUR, ON SITE: 8, RUE SCRIBE, PARIS 9 GUIDED TOUR: SEE PAGE 53 M OPÉRA A BIT OF WARM Refuge with Angelina for a hot chocolate and faint at an inevitable Mont Blanc, RUE DE RIVOLI, PARIS 1 M TUILERIES AND ALSO Mille milliards de fourmis (a thousand billion ants), in the Palais de la Découverte. An exhibition to learn (almost) everything about the species of ants that have been discovered to date ... (see page 49) Dans la ligne de mire (in the line of fire), in the Musée des Arts décoratifs (Museum of Decorative Arts). A unique overview of current French creativity in the field of jewelry. Until 02/03/, rue de Rivoli, Paris 1 (M Palais Royal Musée du Louvre) Revue Bonheur des Lido or Désirs des Crazy Horse? One for a good start into the new year 2014, the other for Valentine's Day! Lido de Paris bis, avenue des Champs- Élysées or Crazy Horse - 12, avenue George V (M George V) (see page 56) 13

16 DAY 6 7 days / 7 excursions EYE TO EYE It's Valentine's Day! Here we present an excursion for an unforgettable day for lovers. ACT OF LOVE Seal your bond on the Pont des Arts by putting a padlock on it. IN FRONT OF THE LOUVRE For more walks in Paris Île-de-France, visit: BOAT TRIP DINNER End the evening on the Seine while enjoying a menu specially prepared for the occasion, marveling at the illuminated monuments, all accompanied by a musical animation, which is performed live. BATEAUX PARISIA - AT THE FOOT OF THE EIFFEL TOWER M BIR-HAKEIM AMAZING! Aphrodisiac evening. Cabaret evening on an amazing theme, accompanied by an aphrodisiac menu. La Route des Gourmets - From the sky perspective. Discover Versailles or the west of Paris by helicopter. Gypsy evening. Special Valentine's Day evening at the Cirque Romanès. (see page 41) 14

17 WALK HAND IN HAND Stroll through the alleys of Montmartre and have a souvenir portrait made on Place du Tertre. Let yourself be carried away by the breathtaking view of the capital. ROMANTIC EXCURSION IN A DUCK (2CV) With a driver who can tell a lot of anecdotes, set off for a drive to the most beautiful sights of Paris, with champagne to drink for example ... with a view of the Eiffel Tower! I LOVE YOU This day begins with an original declaration of love in front of the I love you wall (le mur des Je t aime), a meeting place for romantics from all over the world. SQUARE JEHAN RICTUS, PLACE DES ABBESSES, PARIS 18 M ABBESSES SAY IT WITH FLOWERS Buy a few roses at the flower market, right at the foot of Notre-Dame. A red for passionate love, a pink for tender love ... and then walk along the banks. DON'T MISS ÎLE DE LA CITÉ M CITÉ Musical dinner in Montmartre. Tour of the Sacré-Cœur and dinner with musical entertainment in a restaurant on the Place du Tertre. (see page 52) One hour pleasure boat trip on the Seine with a glass of champagne. Vedettes de Paris - Port de Suffren, Paris 7 (M Bir-Hakeim) - For the love of Paris. Exhibition of photographs by Brassaï, the extraordinary story of 50 years of passion for the capital. Hôtel de Ville (M Hôtel de Ville) 15

18 DAY 7 7 days / 7 excursions A ROYAL DAY In Versailles, all the senses are stimulated. Demonstration. TASTE MATTERS Enjoy a hot chocolate in the heart of the castle, accompanied by a delicious pastry at Angelina's. (SEE PAGE 30) For more walks in Paris Île-de-France, go to: DON'T FORGET A day in Versailles with PARISCityVISION (see page 45) PLEASURE FOR THE EYES Enjoy a little culture by visiting the André Le Nôtre en perspectives exhibition, that pays homage to the creator of the Gardens of Versailles. (SEE PAGE 45) 16

19 AND ALSO One Nation Paris: New commercial space with 112 shops, only a few stones throw away from the castle. The castle pays tribute to its architecture as it was designed with spacious interior gardens in the French style. LUCKY FUNS Shop for junk goods in the de la Geôle and du Bailliage districts. 50 antique dealers are gathered around an elegant building and a picturesque network of watercourses and alleys. (SEE PAGE 23) GET THERE: From Paris: RER C Versailles Rive Gauche (left bank) or SNCF Montparnasse or Saint-Lazare train stations. LITTLE MARKET TOUR Stroll around the Notre-Dame market, between the hall and the open market stalls. One of the nicest markets in the area.(SEE PAGE 32) BEAUTIFUL FRAGRANCES Breathe in various scents in the Cour des Senteurs, which comb through the boutiques with their affiliated workshops of the biggest prestige brands in France. COUR DES SENTEURS 8, RUE DE LA CHANCELLERIE 17

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22 AFTER THE VISITS COMES IT'S TIME FOR SHOPPING! AT THE INTERSECTION OF THE TRENDS, THE LARGE DEPARTMENTS ARE THE REFLECTION OF PARIS, THE CAPITAL OF FASHION AND SHOPPING. large department stores GALERIES LAFAYETTE ON M2, THIS SHOPPING STAMP OFFERS THE LARGEST DEPARTMENT STORE IN THE WESTERN WORLD THE BEST OF THE CREATIONS. AND ON THE OPPORTUNITY OF THE FESTIVE SEASON, THE ROOMS ARE ADORNED WITH A THOUSAND LIGHTS ... Fashion and accessories for women, men and children, leather goods, perfumes, cosmetics ... all in a fairytale-like box. Indeed, this year the Art Deco dome is home to a giant Christmas tree that is lit around the clock, while the shop windows are decorated under the theme of Beauty and the Beast. Not to be missed: the specially decorated facade, the view of Paris from the terrace and its bar specializing in hot chocolate. Magical! 40, BOULEVARD HAUSSMANN, PARIS 9 M CHAUSSÉE D ANTIN - LA FAYETTE PRINTEMPS HAUSSMANN THE LAST TRENDS IN FASHION, DECORATION AND BEAUTY AROUND A BRAND THAT ESSENTIALS ARE DEDICATED TO LUXURY: The listed building was founded in 1865 is one of the largest department stores in Paris, where 300 brands are exclusively offered for sale. But there is also a beautiful Art Nouveau dome, 7 restaurants, a panoramic terrace with a breathtaking view ... not to forget the 11 Christmas shop windows decorated by Prada! 64, BOULEVARD HAUSSMANN, PARIS 9 M HAVRE-CAUMARTIN 20

23 LE BON MARCHÉ RIVE GAUCHE THE ATMOSPHERE OF THE LEFT SEINEUFERS IN A SINGLE PLACE Le Bon Marché was the first major department store in Paris (1838) and today offers the best of fashion designers, restaurants and bars. For the Christmas parties, its shop windows are adorned with decorations that are just as exclusive and in the style of Paris as this department store itself. 24, RUE DE SÈVRES, PARIS 7 M SÈVRES-BABYLONE BHV MARAIS PAY FOR THE CHRISTMAS OF THE BOSSES With an excellent reputation in the Awarded the world of table and culinary art, the BHV puts Christmas under the theme of the kitchen: special animations, temporarily set up restaurant on the terrace, shop windows that stage dinner in extraordinary locations in the Marais ... without including the gift boutiques and shops for To forget about Christmas decorations. 52, RUE DE RIVOLI, PARIS 4 M HÔTEL DE VILLE event From January 8th to February 11th 2014 It's winter sales! January 8, 8 a.m .: It starts with five weeks full of bargains. Here are a few tips to make a day of winter sales a success. All purchases in a single store, do you fancy vintage or something extravagant? It is best to prepare your route the day before with the help of this travel guide. On the planned day, you need to put on comfortable shoes, have a large shopping bag to carry your purchases better, and use the Vélib to be able to connect the shops more quickly. That is new! Le Printemps is pitching its tents at the Carrousel du Louvre, right next to the most beautiful museum in the world. Topshop, the famous English brand, goes ashore in Paris and spreads to Galeries Lafayette. For you, gentlemen ... Discover the areas for the gentleman in Galeries Lafayette, Printemps and BHV Marais. PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING TREATS SHOPPING 21

24 antiques and vintage OVERVIEW OF THE ANTIQUE DEALERS, VINTAGE BOUTIQUES AND OTHER SECONDHANDSHOPS. UNAVOIDABLE ADDRESSES TO COLLECT TRUE TREASURES. THE FLEA MARKET IN PARIS SAINT-OUEN VINTAGE EXCURSION TO THE FLEA MARKET IN SAINT-OUEN, ALREADY FAMOUS FOR ITS FLAWORK AND BARGAINS As one of the most important places for antiques and avant-garde, the flea market with the Village Vintage, an area of ​​m 2, which hosts the biggest brands in design and fashion, a new energy. Selection. Habitat Vintage: You come for the unique pieces, furniture and furnishings that come from the brand's old collections as well as to marvel at this old shed that has been left in its raw state. All parts offered are certified. L Éclaireur: The pop-up shop includes items from the 80s to 2000, mixed with new talent from the field of design. Mademoiselle Steinitz: Enter this boutique that brings together famous Parisian antique dealers and admire a rare selection of furniture or objects from bygone eras, as well as haute couture clothing. Galerie Gam: In the heart of the new area you will find the must-have furniture and furnishings from the 20th century, RUE DES ROSIERS, SAINT-OUEN M PORTE DE CLIGNANCOURT. Are you hungry? Go to Ma Cocotte immediately! As for the menu, Yannick Papin brings your childhood memories back to life with market-inspired classics. In terms of design, Philippe Stark created an industrial-style restaurant in which brick, stone, fireplaces and all kinds of objects are perfectly combined. A large room open to the kitchens on the ground floor, two lounges on the first floor and the two terraces allow the guests of the market to be welcomed, RUE DES ROSIERS, SAINT-OUEN M PORTE DE CLIGNANCOURT insider tip Shopping excursion Vintage Amidst it Meeting the French offers numerous ideas for themed walks in the heart of the Paris Saint-Ouen flea market, through the 15 markets and their different worlds: a three-hour walk with a guide who knows the flea markets like the back of his hand , of course with a short coffee break in a cabaret. 22nd

25 VILLAGE POPINCOURT CONSISTS OF SOME STREETS, THIS VILLAGE RELIES ON SOCIETY AND QUIET You stroll between tons of shops of all kinds with beautiful, antique shop windows. The atmosphere there is calm, almost rural. Furniture, decoration, lamps, contemporary styles ... you will find objects of all kinds there and you can also sit down in one of the friendly restaurants. A place that is made for shopping enthusiasts and lovers of second-hand goods, but which also knows how to inspire the curious. RUE DU MARCHÉ POPINCOURT, PARIS 11 M PARMENTIER THE VANVES FLEA MARKET Experienced junk goods lovers and amateurs love to move in the midst of this lovely chaos: old toys, promotional items, books, paintings, small furniture Every Saturday and Sunday, rain or bright Here, Sonnenschein is exhibiting 380 traders everything they could find of value by browsing. AVENUE MARC-SANGNIER, PARIS 14 M PORTE DE VANVES THE ANTIQUES DEALERS OF VERSAILLES 50 antique dealers and experts display exceptional items here. Founded a quarter of a century ago, the Geôle antique dealers' quarter has established itself as the most important antiques center in western Paris. In the immediate vicinity of the castle, the Notre-Dame market and the Lambinet museum, it is a privileged walk for all amateurs and professionals in the antique trade BIS, RUE BAILLET-REVIRON, VERSAILLES FROM PARIS: RER C VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE OR SNCF GARE MONTPARNASSE OR SAINT-LAZARE THANX GOD IMA VIP VINTAGE TGV for the connoisseurs. Here you can find a selection of perfectly preserved pieces, often new, selected from the most prestigious houses: Hermès, YSL, Chanel, Lanvin, Burberry but also parts at low prices, which are always selected with the same care in terms of quality. 12, RUE DE LANCRY, PARIS 10 M JACQUES-BONSERGENT and also ... Village Saint-Paul In the heart of the Marais, this is the ideal place to browse among 200 antique dealers and designers. RUE SAINT-PAUL, PARIS 4 M SAINT-PAUL Chinemachine Hip and colorful, this is the second-hand shop in the quarter le quartier des Abbesses. Designer trinkets, funny knick-knacks, records, funky tops - this vaulted cellar is a real treasure trove! 100, RUE DES MARTYRS, PARIS 18 M ABBESSES Kiliwatch This is the corner for rooters, there is an area with fashion from all over the world, where you can find second-hand clothes, new clothes and shoes, designs made from recycled clothes and much more, RUE TIQUETONNE, PARIS 2 M ÉTIENNE MARCEL Mamie Blue More than just a traditional second-hand shop, there you will also find a whole range of other services: vintage makeover, clothing rework, bespoke creations, RUE DE ROCHECHOUART, PARIS 9 M ANVERS PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING TREATS SHOPPING 23

26 shopping centers ONE SHOPPING CENTER JUST A FEW STEPS FROM ONE OF THE TOURIST HIGHLIGHTS, AN ENTIRE VILLAGE DEDICATED ONLY TO FASHION AND LUXURY ... THERE ARE ALSO BARGAINS AND SURPRISES ON THE AGENDA! practical purchases in duty-free shops, instructions for use 1. The amount of purchases must be more than 175 including taxes, these purchases must be made at the same retailer on the same day. 2. The seller gives the buyer a sales receipt for export: 2 sheets to be signed by the seller and the buyer. 3. When leaving the European Union for good, the goods and the sales receipt must be presented to customs before baggage check-in (a formality that must take place before the end of the third month after the month in which the purchases were made). LA VALLÉE VILLAGE FASHION AND LUXURY AT DUMPING PRICES East of Paris, a few minutes from Disneyland Paris, La Vallée Village has 120 fashion and luxury brands that offer the hottest products from previous collections at discounted prices (at least -33%). The hands-free shopping service allows you, thanks to a pass, to give free rein to all your desires without overloading yourself: the purchases are simply waiting for you at reception! 3, COURS DE LA GARONNE, SERRIS RER A, VAL D EUROPE WITH PARISCITYVISION ROUND TRANSFER IN A MINI OR TOUR BUS BETWEEN THE CENTER OF PARIS AND LA VALLÉE VILLAGE. EVERY DAY EXCEPT AT AND ON THE CARROUSEL DU LOUVRE Take advantage of a visit to the Louvre Museum to stroll in the Galerie des Carrousel between its varied shops and its areas dedicated to gourmet breaks. News: Le Printemps is now moving into a new boutique of m 2. 99, RUE DE RIVOLI, PARIS 1 M PALAIS ROYAL MUSÉE DU LOUVRE BOUTIQUES AÉROPORTS DE PARIS The best-known brands in everything from perfume and cosmetics to French gastronomy, without forgetting the wines and spirits, of course ... the best of Paris in duty Free can be found in the airports of Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle and Orly. In these shops the tax reduction is automatic from the first euro. All you have to do is show your boarding pass and ID. ONE NATION PARIS A NEW OUTLET AT THE GATEWAYS OF PARIS For fashion freaks and lovers of luxury, this new meeting place in the west of Paris offers premium brands at outlet prices. Just 30 minutes from the center of Paris you enter a scene with a surprising and elegant design: spacious interior gardens in the French style and inspired by Versailles, a glass wall with a length of 70 meters ... 112 boutiques are located on 2 levels, 4 areas with snacks and 3 restaurants invite you to relax for a moment. LES CLAYES-SOUS-BOIS BERCY VILLAGE ABSOLUTELY ATYPICAL THIS RELAXATION PLACE SWIMMING WITH TERRACES, BOUTIQUES AND CALM AREAS 36 brands have found refuge in the cellars of this old Bercy wine market. Around the Cour (Hof) Saint-Émilion, a cobbled street invites you to stroll with the family. Even more so since December will be colorful and animated! The star decorations will remind you of the magic of Christmas, while numerous animations invite you into a world inhabited by snow-covered giant snails, whispered hedges or elephants. 28, RUE FRANÇOIS-TRUFFAUT, PARIS 12 M COUR SAINT-ÉMILION 24

27 VIRGINIE AND ADRIA, RESIDENTS IN ÎLE-DE-FRANCE WITH TWO CHILDREN, SHOPPING ON A SUNDAY IN THE GRANDS BOULEVARDS Your favorite place? Provins. We live next door. This medieval town is magical for the children, especially in the summer with its medieval shows: knight fights, birds of prey flights ... you can't get enough of it! What do you do in Paris on Sunday? An exhibition, a museum for the whole family ... Here on the Grands Boulevards, for example, between the Musée Grévin, the Étoiles du Rex and the Chocolate Museum, you have 3 options for spending your free time, just 200 meters away! Or in the direction of la Villette, with the Géode, the city of children ... And with the metro it's easy: you can cross all of Paris in just 40 minutes! Advice for this winter? Extend the day with a stroll under the Christmas lights. In front of the large department stores or along the Champs-Élysées, and take a lap on the Ferris wheel. Christmas is not every day, and we are always amazed! PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING DELICACIES 25

28 concept stores PARIS IS INNOVATIVE, PARIS INSPIRED. DISCOVER THE PLACES THAT WILL BE EVERYBODY TOMORROW. MERCI LIKE AT HOME Here you can stroll on an area of ​​m 2. Far from the cold atmospheres of the classic concept store, this majestic, light-flooded loft is outstanding and difficult to classify. You will discover a little designer dress there, you will buy a few roses from the florist and then you will relax on the sofa of the cafe-bookseller. And all for a good cause: the profits from your purchases will be donated to charitable causes, BOULEVARD BEAUMARCHAIS, PARIS 3 M SAINT-SÉBASTIEN - FROISSART 107RIVOLI Even at the entrance to the museum, the space reflects the topicality of the decorative arts. A range of items are offered, often exclusive and related to the temporary exhibitions, RUE DE RIVOLI, PARIS 1 M PALAIS ROYAL - MUSÉE DU LOUVRE COLETTE THE TEMPLE OF HIP GIFTS The founders of this boutique travel relentlessly around the To identify the trends of tomorrow and the emerging designers. The result is a veritable treasure trove where you can find the hottest articles in the world, products in limited editions or special editions. Don't miss: the water bar! 213, RUE SAINT-HONORÉ, PARIS 1 M TUILERIES and also ... Heven Store A journey through the world of items with the Fair Trade stamp. Go there because of the beauty of the place, namely an old bakery from the year B, RUE NATIONALE, BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT M BILLANCOURT Arty Dandy Boldness, originality and creativity? Meeting place in this boutique to succumb to the charm of the clothes and accessories that you will certainly not find a second time. 1, RUE DE FURSTEMBERG, PARIS 6 M SAINT-GERMAIN-DES-PRÉS 26

29 insider tips Le Labo de l Abbé In addition to the traditional second-hand clothes from the Emmaüs collections, Le Labo offers a collection of works made in the workshops of the solidarity second-hand shop. 25/27 RUE OBERKAMPF, PARIS 11 M OBERKAMPF Tati Discount yes, but of quality! After its traditional address in Barbès, the brand with the lowest prices has now opened its new business concept in the Belle-Épine shopping center. Even if it's fancier, the prices remain as affordable as ever. THIAIS Marché Saint- Pierre 5 floors of fabrics at unbeatable prices: that's right, you are in the temple of fabrics! Around this address the streets are full of shops with the same specialty. 2, RUE CHARLES-NODIER, PARIS 18 M ANVERS Exceptional LA MAISON DEYROLLE Stroking a zebra or lion without fear of being bitten? All of this is entirely possible at Maison Deyrolle, a cabinet of curiosities that specializes in taxidermy! 46, RUE DU BAC, PARIS 7 M RUE DU BAC ELVIS MY HAPPINESS Just curious or a die-hard fan? No matter, you definitely have to step over the threshold of this atypical hiding place. Here you will find everything related to the King: CDs, records, photos, magazines, objects, jewelry, RUE NOTRE DAME DES VICTOIRES, PARIS 2 M BOURSE LA BOUTIQUE DU FUTUR This is the meeting place to make everyday life playful and pleasant to discover useful, fun products, 100% made in France of course! 18, RUE PÉRIER, MONTROUGE M CHATILLON-MONTROUGE PARISTICS Tired of all the stickers you see everywhere? Then it's off to Paristics to find stickers with original motifs that can be made even more personal.2, RUE HÉGÉSIPPE MOREAU, PARIS 18 M LA FOURCHE PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING TREATS SHOPPING 27

30 28 that's delicious!

31 fancy SHOPPING delicious pastries chocolates a traditional market delicatessen and specialty shops PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING DELICACIES 29

32 pastries THE WINTER, THE BEST TIME OF THE SEASON TO SUBSCRIBE THE SWEET TEMPTATIONS ... A SMALL OVERVIEW OF THE CURRENT CREATIONS AND THE SHOPS IN WHICH YOU LIKE TO GO WEAK. PIERRE HERMÉ EVERY OPPORTUNITY IS WELCOME Fancy making yourself happy during the festive season? How is it possible not to melt away at the sight of the Swiss roll (bûche) La Vie est belle? And as for Valentine's Day, go weak with the new Macaron Jardin d Iris to be unveiled by the master pastry chef in February. 72, RUE BONAPARTE, PARIS 6 M SAINT-SULPICE LADURÉE A DELICIOUS BIT SINCE 1862 From classic aromas to mixtures of original flavors, all tastes are satisfied. In the Christmas season, the creations are even more stunning: Petits Souliers Swiss roll, chocolate macarons with milk, passion fruit and coconut, Mademoiselle Noëlle gift box The best artisan in France stands out from the crowd with its surprising and delicate mixtures. For Christmas he brings the magic to our plates: under a fine crust, cream foamed with thyme is mixed with a soft biscuit, all with chocolate. 53, RUE CAULAINCOURT, PARIS 18 M LAMARCK-CAULAINCOURT 93, RUE DE SEINE, PARIS 6 M SAINT-GERMAIN-DES-PRÉS POPELINI These cream puffs are just too sweet ... Made in the back room, these very round little cakes take on the colors of the Flavors on. A real pleasure! 29, RUE DEBELLEYME, PARIS 3 M SAINT-SÉBASTIEN-FROISSART 44, RUE DES MARTYRS, PARIS 9 M SAINT-GEORGES THE CYRIL LIGNAC CONFECTIONERY The chef's two Parisian boutiques offer a wide selection of classic pastries and his own creations including the blueberry / currant cake or the savarin with vanilla whipped cream. 24, RUE PAUL-BERT, PARIS 11 M CHARONNE 2, RUE DE CHAILLOT, PARIS 16 M IÉNA ANGELINA This tea room remains the only place where you can enjoy the famous Mont Blanc accompanied by a delicious hot chocolate, its recipe The secret is ... SEVERAL ADDRESSES IN PARIS (INCLUDING THE MUSEUM DES LOUVRE AND LUXEMBOURG) AND THE CASTLE OF VERSAILLES PÂTISSERIE CIEL This is the first address in France where you can try the angel cakes, small, wonderful and airy cupcakes from Japan. 3, RUE MONGE, PARIS 5 M MAUBERT-MUTUALITÉ LA TARTE TROPÉZIENNE Direction Saint-Germain-des-Prés to get to know this famous tart! 3, RUE DE MONTFAUCON, PARIS 6 M MABILLON LA MÈRE POULARD The mythical Mont-Saint-Michel brand has (finally!) Settled in Paris with its galettes, biscuits and biscuits. 19, AVENUE DE L OPÉRA, PARIS 1 M PYRAMIDES 30

33 chocolate PATRICK ROGER He is a sculptor of taste who processes chocolate like a raw material. You will be impressed by both its subtle blends and its majestic sugar products. 6 BOUTIQUES IN PARIS AND ÎLE-DE-FRANCE CHRISTOPHE ROUSSEL Here comes a gifted man ... when it comes to chocolate, who comes up with delicate sweets based on more than 30 types of great wines. 10, RUE DU CHAMP DE MARS, PARIS 7 M ÉCOLE MILITAIRE 5, RUE TARDIEU, PARIS 18 M ABBESSES JEAN-PAUL HÉVIN Attention, chocolate haute couture! Jean-Paul Hévin works out extraordinary designs. A break in the chocolate bar is necessary, RUE SAINT-HONORÉ, PARIS 1 M CONCORDE À L ÉTOILE D OR This confectionery for chocolate and confectionery, embodied by Denise, whose special appearance and know-how are famous worldwide, is replete with homemade ones Bakery and confectionery from all regions of France. 30, RUE FONTAINE, PARIS 9 M BLANCHE LA MANUFACTURE DU CHOCOLAT The multi-star Alain Ducasse and his master confectioner Nicolas Berger have fulfilled a dream: to open a chocolaterie in the heart of Paris. The two craftsmen work their black gold in the traditional way and hedge chocolate balls made of 100% cocoa, which are then filled with genius, RUE DE LA ROQUETTE, PARIS 11 M BASTILLE Extraordinary PÂTISSERIE MICHALAK klakettes, takatartiner, cosmically funny names and funny ones Molds for candy that will definitely put you in a good mood! 60, RUE DU FAUBOURG POISSONNIÈRE, PARIS 10 M POISSONNIÈRE ideal walk for gourmets Among all the visits that combine culture and fun, there is an excursion that allows you to discover all the historical riches of Saint-Germain-des-Prés by taking short breaks in the pastry shops, gourmet shops and chocolateries to try one or the other delicacy. À LA MÈRE DE FAMILLE The shop, founded in 1761, is a true institution. Gourmets and the curious will enter this temple dedicated to the most diverse sweets with pleasure! 35, RUE DU FAUBOURG MONTMARTRE, PARIS 9 M GRANDS BOULEVARDS PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING TREATS SHOPPING 31

34 MARKETS AND SHOPPING STREETS ARE PLACES FULL OF SOCIETY, WHERE IT'S PLEASANT TO LEAVE AMONG COLORFUL MARKET STALLS. AND WHAT'S ABOUT OTHER PLEASURES, YOU HAVE TO OPEN THE DOOR TO THE GASTRONOMIC TEMPLE ... MOUFFETARD Down on Rue Mouffetard, the district's shops connect with the fruit and vegetable stands in a very typical atmosphere. You can continue your walk in the Jardin des Plantes, which is just a stone's throw away. FROM TUESDAY TO SUNDAY RUE MOUFFETARD, PARIS 5 M PLACE MONGE traditional market ENFANTS ROUGES This is the oldest market in Paris and has become the vibrant heart of the district. If you stock up on fresh products in a beautiful hall, you realize that it is also a very sociable area with restaurants and delicatessen shops. FROM TUESDAY TO SUNDAY 39, RUE DE BRETAGNE, PARIS 3 M FILLES DU CALVAIRE MONTORGUEIL This is one of the most pleasant market streets in Paris. This pedestrian street is full of traditional shops, some of which are real institutions, and there are numerous terraces in front of the cafes. The ideal place to discover authentic Paris on a stroll paved with delicacies. RUE MONTORGUEIL, PARIS 1 M ÉTIENNE MARCEL ALIGRE Here, the second-hand dealers are right next to the dealers! It is mainly a village atmosphere, especially on Sundays, when it seems that everyone knows everyone ... FROM TUESDAY TO SUNDAY PLACE D ALIGRE, PARIS 12 M LEDRU-ROLLIN SAINT-DENIS One of the largest markets on the Île -de-France. The Saint-Denis market is a worthy successor to the foire du lendit, which attracted traders from all over Europe in the Middle Ages. You follow the course of 300 stalls with products from the area, from the Mediterranean, from the Maghreb, from Africa ... you feel transported to another place! TUESDAYS, FRIDAYS AND SUNDAYS M BASILIQUE DE SAINT-DENIS VERSAILLES The Carré Notre-Dame is certainly one of the most beautiful markets in the area. It extends in old halls and on the square a little away from the Palace of Versailles. All around the cobblestone streets invite you to take a stroll, especially in search of the antique dealers' shop windows. TUESDAYS, FRIDAYS AND SUNDAY MORNINGS (OUTSIDE) AND TUESDAY TO SATURDAY (HALLS) FROM PARIS: RER C VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE OR SNCF GARE MONTPARNASSE OR SAINT-LAZARE ENGHIEN-LES-BAINS, cheesemakers, flower shops, butchers, fruit sellers , Shoes, accessories, jewelry ... this covered market is above all a convivial atmosphere, a stone's throw from the lake. TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS AND SATURDAYS FROM PARIS: PARIS GARE DU NORD SNCF TRAIN STATION, ENGHIEN 32

35 delicatessens and specialty shops MARIAGE FRÈRES Entering a Mariage Frères boutique is a timeless experience of the senses. This tea house, founded in 1854, offers the most refined types of tea of ​​exclusive quality. 30, RUE DU BOURG TIBORG, PARIS 4 M HÔTEL DE VILLE LA GRANDE ÉPICERIE DE PARIS A PLEASURE FOR THE EYES AND THE PALATE The gastronomic reference in Paris: it attracts lovers of the unusual and the curious from all over the world. Between small dishes and refined dishes, between typical local products and specialties from the big houses, everything is staged accordingly. 38, RUE DE SÈVRES, PARIS 7 M SÈVRES - BABYLONE You helped shape the soul of Paris ... these extraordinary shops that have retained their decoration, style and activity for generations. They can be discovered on a stroll that mixes history, anecdotes and production secrets. LA ROUTE DES GOURMETS FAUCHON AN ENCHANTED CHRISTMAS For Christmas the house, which stands for refinement like no other, draws for its culinary creations from the riches of the area and the woods, like this Trésor des Forêts (treasure from the woods) on the Base of chestnuts, dark chocolate and kumquat. 30, PLACE DE LA MADELEINE, PARIS 8 M MADELEINE Excursions and also ... Gastronomy and wine in Galeries Lafayette Lafayette Gourmet is m² dedicated to the best that gastronomy has to offer. The Bordeauxthèque, with more than references, is to this day the largest wine cellar in the world in terms of Bordeaux wines. 40, BOULEVARD HAUSSMANN, PARIS 9 M CHAUSSÉE D ANTIN The oldest delicatessen shops and the oldest pastry shop in Paris PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING TREATS SHOPPING 33

36 34 that feels good!

37 lust for spa-hammam C o C oon beauty i n g perfume PARTIES CULTURE EXCURSIONS FABULOUS COCOONING TREATS SHOPPING 35