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[…]

Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About the Catacombs

Are you curious? Let’s learn about the hidden Catacombs in Paris! If you’re anything like me, the word catacombs probably gives you the creeps. As someone who really hates the dark and small spaces, when I first heard about the Catacombs in Paris I thought, “thanks, but no thanks!” Well, fellow-fraidy-cats, I’m here to tell[…]

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet to Strolling in Paris

Paris is one of the best cities for walking, we’ll tell you exactly where to head! They don’t call us walking tour experts for nothin’! All jokes aside, here at Sight Seeker’s Delight, our passion is to bring our Paris to you. We love this city so much, and are just itching to share what[…]

Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know about the Gilets Jaunes

Who are the Gilets Jaunes, or Yellow Vests, protesting in Paris? Since late last year, we’ve been getting a lot of client emails asking us what the heck is going on with all of the protests in Paris recently. In case you haven’t checked out the news in France, nearly every weekend since early December,[…]

6 Approved Restaurants for After Your Keys to the Louvre tour

Where to eat near the world famous Louvre museum. Wandering through a museum can be a lot more tiring…and hunger inducing than you thought! Did you know that The Louvre is the number one most visited museum in the world?! With famous pieces like the Mona Lisa, the Venus de Milo, and the Winged Victory[…]

6 Approved Restaurants for After Pere Lachaise tour

Where to grab a bite nearby Paris’ most famous cemetery. You didn’t think we finished with our restaurant series, did you?! There’s still plenty to explore, so get your stretchy pants on – it’s time to eat! So, you’ve just taken a stroll one of the most renowned cemeteries in Paris – if not the[…]

Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About the French Resistance

Learn more about the people that went above and beyond to help their fellow mankind during World War II in France We’re taking a step back from our usual humorous and light blogging to come at you all with something serious this time: the French Resistance movement in France during World War II. Most of[…]

4 Can’t Miss Breweries in Paris

It’s not all wine all the time in France. Paris brewed, we approve! Craft beers are on the rise all over the world, and Paris is no exception, but finding them is more difficult than it should be. When every bar in the city seems to be called a brasserie (that’s brewery in French), even[…]

Beating Jet Lag: The Ultimate Guide

Learn how to beat jet lag before you take your next long trip Picture this: you’ve just gotten off a very long plane ride and you’ve finally made it to your dream destination (hey…maybe it’s Paris…). Your feet touch that foreign soil, you successfully find your bag amongst the millions that look exactly the same[…]

6 Approved Restaurants for After Your Time Travel to Montmartre tour

Delicious non-touristy options in Paris’ Montmartre neighborhood. Where to grab a bite in the quaint neighborhood of Montmartre in Paris! Anyone who knows me knows that Montmartre is one of my absolute favorite parts of Paris! The winding paved streets! The art galleries! The Sacre Coeur! THE FOOD! Like all over this wonderful city, Montmartre[…]

Guide to Louvre Secret Entrances

Claire worked and wrote for Sight Seeker’s Delight for 7 years – read more here. 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[…]

Top 7 Unique Romantic Paris Activities

Claire worked and wrote for Sight Seeker’s Delight for 7 years – read more here. 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[…]

5 Unique Rainy Day Paris Activities

Claire worked and wrote for Sight Seeker’s Delight for 7 years – read more here. Paris is most beautiful under the rain… if you know where to go. 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[…]

Paris in winter: 6 key facts you need to know

Claire worked and wrote for Sight Seeker’s Delight for 7 years – read more here. Don’t let the cold weather blues keep you from having a good time in Paris Are you visiting Paris in the winter? First of all: kudos to you. You’re avoiding the huge crowds! There are some things that are pretty[…]