10 Unexpectedly Awesome Free Paris Activities

You don’t have to break the bank in the French capital! A lot of people assume that Paris is a really expensive city. In fact, when I try to convince my friends and family to come and visit me, a typical response is “I would love to, but I just don’t think I can afford[…]

The 4 Spookiest Stories in France

Don’t read this article alone in the dark… Europe is, well, old. So it should come as no surprise that France is crawling with spooky stories! If you’re anything like me, you like being scared sometimes. Especially when Halloween rolls around. I’ve scoured the internet to find the 4 weirdest stories I could find to[…]

8 Impressive Gravestones in the Pere Lachaise Cemetery

The Pere Lachaise Cemetery can feel overwhelming, and we’re here to help! I know I personally never really appreciated a good cemetery until I moved to Paris. Sure, I always felt like there was something peaceful about wandering through a graveyard, but I also felt like it could get a little, er…creepy. That was until[…]

5 Reasons Why We Love Walking Tours (And You Should Too!)

We don’t mean to toot our own horn but…walking tours are awesome! In the years before I worked for Sight Seeker’s Delight, I’ll be honest and say that I had never really been on a walking tour before. I had always heard of them, but thought to myself “nah.” Why? Because I always thought that[…]

5 Reasons Autumn is the Perfect Time in Paris

The leaves may be falling but that doesn’t mean you mood has to! We are definite summer lovers over here at Sight Seeker’s Delight, but there is always something so sweet about that back to school feeling that rolls around come September. Never mind that we aren’t students anymore! The leaves start falling, you get[…]

How to Get Over Your Fear of Traveling

Traveling doesn’t have to be scary! The technical word for “fear of traveling” is hodophobia. Whatever you want to call it…it’s no fun! As professional wanderers, we at Sight Seeker’s Delight know how important traveling can be: it can help open your eyes to different cultures and experiences, it can be an amazing learning experience,[…]

Where to have Shabbat Dinner in Paris

Don’t miss Shabbat dinner just because you’re traveling! There’s nothing worse than planning a vacation, when you suddenly realize that you hadn’t given much thought to how you would go about observing a religious feast, holiday, or just a regular moment of worship. Looks like you’d better cancel your trip… Stop! What you’re doing! Don’t[…]

The Best Vegan Options in Paris

Don’t let tradition fool you…there’s plenty of vegan goodness in Paris! I have a few vegan friends. Whenever I suggest they come and visit me in Paris I get a pretty similar response: “I would love to come and see you, but I’m not sure if I’ll have many options for food. Aren’t the French[…]

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Kids in Paris – How to Keep Your Little Ones Entertained

Paris is for everyone, including your children! Some of you may be feeling intimidated or nervous to bring your children on an European adventure with you, I get that! But, I’m here to tell you that Paris is actually a really kid-friendly city. There are plenty of activities to do, sites to see, and memories[…]

The Paris Pass: To Buy or Not To Buy?

We’re answering all of your burning questions about the Paris Pass! We constantly receive questions regarding the Paris Pass. What is it? Is it worth it? To make your life easier as well as our own, I decided to write a blog about it! If you’ve got a Paris trip in the works, chances are[…]

10 Things Parisians Cannot Live Without

Every good Parisian needs… Ah, the mythic Parisian. They’re cool, they’re chic, and they are sophisticated. The Parisian is stylish, they can eat croissants and not gain weight, and can pull off any trend with ease. Sound familiar?! You’ve probably all read an article or two about Parisians and how to become one. While I’m[…]

The 5 Best Churches in Paris (That Aren’t Notre-Dame)

With Our Lady under construction for the long term, here are some other churches that are worth your while in Paris! In case you’ve been living under a rock, the Notre-Dame is currently under construction after a devastating fire in April 2019. If you have a trip to Paris in the works and you’re a[…]

8 Things That Will Happen to You Every Paris Trip

What happens in Paris…always happens in Paris! We’ve been in the biz for quite a while now (over 10 years to be exact!), and we’ve noticed some…how do I put this…trends that occur when you come to Paris. We’ve all experienced them when we first arrived in this beautiful city, and we’ve seen that our[…]

How to Avoid Paris Museum Crowds

Our tips for the best times and days to visit the most famous Parisian museums! Picture this: you’ve just arrived in Paris and you are ready to start exploring one of the over 100 museums in the city. Of course, you’re going to start with the Louvre or the Musée d’Orsay, the most popular museums[…]

8 Best Souvenirs to Bring Back From Paris

Don’t bring back a plastic keychain from Paris! The City of Lights has so much more to offer. So, you’ve finally booked your dream Paris vacation…way to go! Get ready to eat lots of bread and cheese, drink delicious wine, see all of the sites, and (hopefully) go on a few Sight Seeker’s Delight walking[…]

The Ultimate Guide to Your Day on the Canal Saint-Martin

Look no further for the best advice on what to do on the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris! The Canal Saint-Martin is one of my favorite areas of Paris. It is pretty unknown to tourists and Paris novices – I lived here for 6 months for my semester abroad without ever stepping foot near the canal![…]

7 Most Unforgettable Places in Jewish Marais

Learn more about the Jewish history in Paris’ Le Marais Le Marais is one of Paris’ most unique, not to mention oldest neighborhoods. It also just happens to be the location of one of favorite walking tours here at Sight Seeker’s Delight: our Jewish History of Le Marais tour! We love discovering more about the[…]

5 Paris Metro Stations You Can’t Miss

Paris’ metro system is more than practical…it’s beautiful! If you’ve visited this site before, you know that here on the Sight Seeker’s Delight blog we love the Parisian subway system. It’s easy, convenient, inexpensive…if you’re looking for one of the best ways to get around the city, you’ve found it in the métro! Most of[…]