Travel gadgets and supplies: what’s worth it for your Paris trip

21 useful travel supplies you’ll need in Paris and Europe Planning a big vacation isn’t always easy. Doesn’t it seem like there’s always something you forget? Or some little thing that would have made your travels soooo much easier, in retrospect? I definitely get that. I was tired of always feeling inadequately prepared for my[…]

Guide to Louvre Secret Entrances

Avoid long waits at the Louvre by visiting less-used museum entrances. If you’re like most visitors to Paris, you’re probably looking to schedule your trip in the summer. And who can blame you? Not me, definitely. One of the most beautiful times to visit Paris is during the summer months of June, July, and August.[…]

2018 Complete guide to useful apps for Paris

Vacation to Paris? Here are the useful phone apps you need, curated by Parisians. It can be overwhelming to travel to a new country, especially if you don’t speak the language very well… or at all. But – joy of joys – technology really has your back. Most of you will be traveling with data[…]

Top 7 Unique Romantic Paris Activities

Surprising and original ways to spend time with your love in Paris This article was originally published on 3 February 2014, but has been updated for freshness. Not quite sure what to do with that special someone? Well… take him or her to Paris, firstly. That’s always a good place to start. But let’s be[…]

7 approved Saint-Germain restaurants for after your Night tour

Where to eat in Saint-Germain / the north Latin Quarter You’ve just finished Secrets of the Night tour, our beautiful and fun evening tour. Here’s where to grab dinner… Have you ever been overwhelmed by the sheer volume of restaurants in Paris, and found it difficult to avoid tourist trap restaurants? You are NOT alone.[…]

Learn about French Food: 7 super tasty ways

You can never have enough French cuisine in your life… but what actually is French cuisine? French cuisine is like that one distant cousin of yours who always dresses in round sunglasses, black turtlenecks, and pleated dress pants: a little haughty, a little weird, and classy in an utterly incomprehensible way. French food is definitely[…]

6 approved restaurants for after your Seine tour

Where to eat around the Grand Palais/ Champs-Elysees / Invalides You’ve just finished Paris Along the Seine, our best Paris introductory tour….here’s where to take a load off and fill your bellies… Have you struggled to avoid tourist trap restaurants during your first days in Paris? You are so not alone. I’m constantly being asking[…]

6 approved Marais restaurants for after your Jewish History tour

You’ve just finished one of our most popular walking tours…here’s where to take a load off and fill your bellies! Have you been hungry in Paris before, and found it overwhelming to avoid tourist trap restaurants? You are so not alone. I’m constantly being asking for restaurant recommendations by clients: specifically recommendations on where to[…]

French restaurant etiquette: the essentials

What’s normal at a Parisian restaurant? You’ve heard it, I’m sure. Paris restaurants are awful! The food takes too long! Servers aren’t friendly! It’s expensive! Yep. Paris has a pretty bad rap. I promise you though, this is not always the case. In fact, it’s rarely the case that dining is truly bad in Paris[…]

5 Unique Instagrammable restaurants in Paris

Restaurants to make your Instagram stand out: we’ve got you covered. Oh, Instagram! This has got to be our favorite social media site, here at Sight Seeker’s Delight. If you’re anything like me or millions of other users, it’s one of your favorites as well! Instagram is filled with pretty sunsets, stylish fashion, literally MILLIONS[…]

Authentic French cooking in 7 easy recipes

Improve your French cooking in one week with these no-fail recipes. Do you like food? I mean… you probably do. Most people do. And if you’ve stumbled upon this article it’s safe to say you’re also fairly into French cuisine in particular. I don’t blame you – even UNESCO agrees, and back in 2010 labeled[…]

5 Unique Rainy Day Paris Activities

This article was originally posted on 2 June 2016, but has been updated with new information. Paris is lacking a little vitamin D right now… but that doesn’t mean we need to shut ourselves away in the darkness and hibernate until June actually feels like June… There are plenty of Paris activities to keep you[…]

Good coffee in Paris: don’t miss these 6 cozy and uncommon cafes

These can’t miss Parisian cafes will have you wanting to snuggle up with a good book and a delicious beverage any time of year! So you’ve finally made it to Paris for your dream vacation. But… eeek! The weather is less than spectacular. OR, the weather is great but you’re feeling a little jet lagged[…]

Galette des Rois (King Cake) five-star recipe

What’s the big deal with the King Cake dessert? It’s that time of the year – no, not for making resolutions to eat healthier, silly. It’s the month of the galette des rois, or King Cake! What is it? Why, only an almond custard-y layer of heaven surrounded by light and buttery puff pastry. That’s[…]