Summer must-do: Printemps Rooftop Cafe

As nice weather arrives in Paris, there’s nothing better than grabbing a drink or some food with a view. And with the bi-annual Paris sales happening (I know you’ll be out there taking advantage of some sweet deals!), introducing you to the Printemps department store’s rooftop café ‘Déli-Cieux’ seems like the perfect idea. If you’ve[…]

5 Reasons to climb Notre Dame Towers

There is no shortage of monuments to climb in Paris… the Eiffel Tower, Sacre Cœur Basilica, Montparnasse tower, even the Institut du Monde Arabe (check the views here). But for a true climb into history (and honestly the most breathtaking views I’ve ever seen) there’s one clear winner: the towers of Notre Dame Cathedral. Let[…]

Restaurant review – La Balançoire

SURPRISE: I had a wonderful Saturday night meal in the heart of Montmartre… which as you may know is studded with ‘tourist trap’ restaurants. Well, being a Seeker of Sights you can imagine that I snooped around until I found the cutest little restaurant that could in no way be called a ‘tourist trap.’ This[…]

Seine Eiffel Tower

Top 5 Unique Romantic Paris Activities

Not quite sure what to do with that special someone? Well… take him or her to Paris, firstly. Once you’re here, check out my top 5 romantic and off-the-beaten-path Paris activities. 1. Share tapas and a bottle of red at La Rallonge There are many, many wine bars in Paris. But wine and tapas hasn’t[…]