Paris is a city where you can do a thousand things. Exhibitions, restaurants, tea rooms, strolls, concerts… it’s impossible to get bored!
Happy City publishes every day new addresses that will help you discover Paris differently, on a large or small budget! Find in this page a summary of ideas that will let you enjoy the French capital to the fullest.
♥ Take a cooking class with the Atelier des Chefs and amaze your friends at your next dinner.
♥ Come back to the 80’s with the restaurant Club des 5.
♥ Eat the best bagel and Oreo Milshake in Paris at Schwartz’s Deli and imagine living in NY.
♥ Make a gastronomy world tour at the Grande Epicerie de Paris.
♥ Wake-up early and take a real parisian breakfast : orange juice, Mariage Frères Tea, and a “butter croissant”.
♥ Buy a large diversity of green products at the Epicerie générale and make a picnic with friends.
♥ Fall in love with the “M-burger” (thaï style) of the restaurant Chez Moustache.
♥ Travel to Thailand and enjoyi delicious food at Fred & Ginger.
♥ Discover one of the oldest breweries in Paris at Bouillon Chartier.
♥ Have a diner in a bus called Bustronome
♥ Take an all day long breakfast at Claus.
♥ Make yourself a tasty present in the form of a Caviar at Pétrossian
♥ Take a stroll along the Canal St Martin, and have a break at Sesame for tasting their smoothies, bagels and salads…
♥ Have a brunch at Twenty Peas.
♥ Take your time for a green lunch at Fée Nature…
♥ Order a bento at Neobento
♥ …or at Nanashi !
♥ Follow the city guides on the best parisian Food Trucks !!!
♥ Book a table for the delicious brunch of Le Dôme du Marais in the winter garden…
♥ or at The Chambre aux Oiseaux for its bucolic style !
♥ Take time during the lunch break and enjoy the Renoma Café
♥ Enjoy the sun and order a yummy picnic.
♥ Privatize a restaurant for a birthday or a big night at the Minimes.
♥ Imagine a dinner in Corea by tasting the fabulous Gyozas
♥ Make a tasty travel to the world of Lebanese food.
♥ Taste the best benedict eggs in Paris
♥ Have a starry & express lunch at Céladon
♥ Taste the French-Asian fusion cuisine at Forum
♥ Eat healthy and green at La Maison Vélib’Exki
♥ Taste the traditionnal cuisine at Chez Léon
♥ Eat green at la Petite Fabrique
♥ Prepare a small picnic in a chic Déli.
♥ Eat gluten free at café Pinson.
♥ Have a brunch in front of the Eiffel Tower.
♥ Dreaming with eyes wide open at Pâtisserie des Rêves.
♥ Tasting the sugary sweet works of Carl Marletti.
♥ Having a crush on pâtisserie d’Angelina and its famous hot chocolate
♥ Winking at Mona Lisa on your way to Fauchon
♥ You ordered a cake made of flowers? Don’t eat it all at once
♥ Getting joyfully excited at L’Eclair de Génie while melting for their éclairs and chocolate truffles
♥ Forgetting your weight loss routine and getting mouth wet for the sweet jewels of Ladurée
♥ Strolling on Saint-Louis island while enjoying a Bertillon ice cream
♥ Having a tea time with friends and with the copious lemon cake at Loir dans la Théière
♥ Getting lost in a heavenly chocolate sphere of pleasure at Hugo & Victor
♥ Shopping for plenty of delicious jam pots that will thrill your guests during the next home brunch
♥ Walking in the famous gardens of Tuileries in the company of Godiva’s chocolate strawberries
♥ Knowing that your master the secret of the perfect gift for a dinner at your friend’s house, a box of the marvelous Cédric Grolet
♥ Imagining yourself at St Tropez
♥ Improve its artistic culture in Parisian museums on the 1st Sunday of each month (for free !)
♥ Return to childhood at the Musée des Arts Forains.
♥ Visit Nemo and his friends at the Cineaqua – Aquarium de Paris.
♥ Visit the Opéra Garnier.
♥ Admire the delicate work of Art Nouveau façade avenue Rapp.
♥ Enjoy spectacular views of Paris above the Printemps de la Mode.
♥ Visit and visit again the fantastic Notre-Dame.
♥ Get lost in the poetic cimetery : Pere Lachaise.
♥ Contemplate the Maillol statues in the Tuileries Gardens
♥ Visit the Cavalry of the Republican Guard
♥ Lunch with a breathtaking view of the Arc de Triomphe.
♥ Drink a iced vodka in an Ice Bar.
♥ Order a cold lemonade in a setting of an old library at Used Book Café Merci. I promise, we ask you not to keep quiet !!
♥ Taste wines at Caves Taillevent and improve its oenological knowledge! Every Saturday from 10h to 14h, great sommeliers make discover the wines of the day free at 199 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore, Paris 8th.
♥ Discover fabulous mojitos at Bacardi Mojito Lab. The menu is really tempting, you’ll want to test them all !
♥ Buy a selection of best teas at Dammann Frères.
♥ Finish its Sunday with a delicious Tea Time at Mama Shelter.
♥ Go to the Caribbean without leaving Paris.
♥ Work in a nice co-working place at Craft.
♥ Become unbeatable about the best parisian terraces.
♥ Be like on holidays on the Nuba rooftop.
♥ Taste new cocktails at La Conserverie
♥ Drink Kitsuné coffee in Palais Royal garden.
♥ Make a declaration of love at Hôtel Amour
♥ Taste the tea time of the Plaza Athénée (if you can’t book a luxury suite !).
♥ Discover the Ora Ito’s hptel : Ô.
♥ Take a japanese bath and have a wonderful night in the Hôtel Le Nell
♥ Sleep in the room of the admirer of the Mona Lisa
♥ Spice up its marriage by offering a night full of vices at the Hotel Vice Versa.
♥ Take a day off and appreciate a tasty Afternoon Tea at Le Meurice
♥ Have a cosy afternoon at La Maison Champs-Elysées
♥ Sleep in a old and luxurious diamond bank.
♥ Eat an afternoon tea in a palace
♥ Take a mixology course in the Four Seasons George V
♥ Strolling on the banks of Seine and having that postcard feeling every minute
♥ Walking through the alleys of Palais Royal while sipping a Taiwanese Bubble Tea at Zen Zoo
♥ Playing the perfect tourist and admiring Paris from the heights of Tour Eiffel, Notre-Dame, Tour Montparnasse
♥ Going on a quest for artist workshops in Belleville
♥ Running to declare your full love at the wall of Je t’aime
♥ Discovering flowered houses of Mouzaia Villas close to Buttes Chaumont Park
♥ Hunting bargains in search of decorating ideas at Puces de Saint-Ouen
♥ Roaming around the market of Flowers and Birds on Ile de la Cité on a Sunday afternoon
♥ Taking shelter from the rain in one of the numerous and fascinating indoor passages of Paris
♥ Digging in the vide-grenniers in search of rare objects and antiquities
♥ Needing a breath of fresh air in the capital? Take a trip to the forest of Vincennes
♥ Getting your hands dirty while gardening at Maison du Jardinage (il faut mettre un bon lien en anglais)
♥ Stop humming and get to sing for real Georges Brassens’ songs helped by the lyrics craved on the stones from the park dedicated to the famous French interpreter in the middle of vineyards and rose gardens (Rue des Morillons – Paris 15ème.)
♥ Strolling on the boulevards and admiring the decorations and sculptures on the Haussmanian buildings
♥ Getting surrounded by nature in the greenhouses of Jardin des Plantes
♥ Going to the countryside straight from the heart of the city on Rue Crémieux at Gare de Lyon
♥ What to do when it rains in Paris
♥ or when it gets too hot!
♥ Taking long walks through the city with my playlist of balades musicales
♥ Taking advantage of Paris like a truly Parisian
♥ Strolling on the new shores of Seine
♥ Walking along Canal Saint Martin and playing Amélie Poulain
♥ Attending burlesque shows at Filles de Joies à la Bellevilloise
♥ Getting a fair share of laugh while watching a theater show at half price with a ticket bought at Kiosque Théâtre
♥ Having fun with friends during a Quizz du Motel 8 evening (address: 8 passage Josset, 75011) with lots of prizes to be won like champagne bottles in a friendly atmosphere
♥ Taking part in music quiz contents on Wednesday evenings organized by Mr Hobbs at Café Chéri(e).
♥ Burst into laughing for the One Man Show au Café Paname.
♥ Pretending to be a rock star
♥ Taking classic Photo Booth snapshots at Tokyo Palace, 104 or Chez Bonton
♥ Taking part in the Grand Journal TV Show at Canal+
♥ Waiting for summer fun in one of the open air cinemas in Paris.
♥ Practicing outdoors sports, eating free couscous, buying cinema tickets for a few euros and doing plenty of other cool stuff at a small price
♥ Getting excited for the next Suprat evening and re-experiencing the prom night
♥ Shaking in fear at Manoir de Paris. This original museum unveils the legendary Paris’ mysteries on a sumptuous theater setup
♥ Taking part in drawing classes avec the mostly original Dr Sketchy Anti Art School
♥ Locking the name of your love one forever on the Pont des Arts
♥ Finding your way out in a captivating escape game in less than one hour
♥ Becoming the chef of a restaurant for a day at Un jour, Un Chef
♥ Discovering the cool things to do on a cheap in Paris
♥ Uncovering the secret backstage at Lido
♥ Finding a new way to explore the city in a Twizzy
♥ Taking advantage of Louis Vuitton open doors days
♥ Pretending to be a star on the photo booth of Studio Harcourt .
♥ Having your picture taken in Parisian settings at P comme Paris
♥ Taking a ride in the streets of Paris in a funny yellow convertible
♥ Getting inspired in an international tattoo parlour
♥ Being introduced to a clandestine bar and enjoying original cocktail
♥ Going back in time and discovering vintage stuff dropped from the truck (Tombées du Camion)
♥ Renewing your wardrobe at Paperdolls
♥ Decorating window ledges with plenty of flowers for feeling in the country
♥ Redecorating your house at SIA and taking part in one of their flower workshops
♥Going on a shopping spree at Nature et Découverte while dreaming of travel adventures
♥ Shopping at Atelier des Sens
♥ Buying the best guides of Paris in order to feel at home in this marvelous city
♥ Filling your house with flowers from Brin de Jardin
♥ Passing by Lomography store and falling in love with a vintage camera
♥ Treating yourself to a Japanese notebook present at Delfonics
♥ Capturing Paris snapshots with the help of an instant camera
♥ Treating yourself to a jewelry signed Paulette à Bicyclette
♥ Starting to write travel notes while visiting Paris
♥ Getting back in shape with the help of a personal coach in one of Paris’ parks
♥Getting a day off and treating yourself with a spa massage at Spa Vendôme
♥ Renewing your skin at Néomist
♥ Getting relaxed and having a massage at Reflets de soie
♥ … and getting a treat for your hair with a keratin cure
♥ Indulge yourself in a different way of doing sport with Tryndo
♥ Following the compulsory guide of biking in Paris
♥ Renting a dress for a glamorous evening at JJAS
♥ Practicing your favorite sport right from your own couch with Compex
♥ Starting to create your own beauty products with Aroma Zone
♥ Being a spoiled child and demanding lots Scandinavian sweets at KÄRAMELL – 15 rue des Martyrs – 75009 Paris
♥ Going to see the beasts at Ménagerie du Jardin des Plantes
♥ Taking your children to a merry-go-round at Dodo Manège
♥ … or to music classes
♥ Taking part in a food workshop with Gâteaux sur Mesure
♥ Spending the evening at home and ordering a delicious dinner
♥ Ordering a sushi box for your and your friends
♥ Cosy evening at home with sweets from Citycake
♥ Feel like renting a jacuzzi for 24 hours? You can have yours at AlloJacuzzi
♥ Leaving Paris (but ony for a night!) and sleeping in a tree house at Domaine de Graville
♥ Heading up to the sky in a hot air balloon and enjoying the fabulous sunset at Fontainbleau
♥Glacing over Paris region in an AirShip Zeppelin
♥Taking a break for a balneotherapy session at only 15km away from Paris at Enghien
♥ Getting the best weekly info and never missing an article on Happy City
♥ Ordering my first book: “Paris – 1000 Promesses de bons Moments” on Amazon, Fnac or Cultura !
♥ Keeping an eye on this page for tasteful and enjoying experiences in Paris :)
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