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[…]

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[…]

Complete guide: Avoid Paris tourist scams (& report thefts)

Claire worked and wrote for Sight Seeker’s Delight for 7 years – read more here. Learn how to avoid common scams, and what to do in case of theft in Paris While planning your Paris trip, you’ve probably heard some Paris scam horror stories from friends, family, or *gasp* the internet. Listen, you are going[…]

5 Pretty Stupid Myths About Paris

Paris is one of the most famous cities in the world – we debunk some of the classic myths here! Books, movies, the internet, friends and family who have visited before…this world is crawling with assumptions about Paris. Go here, don’t go there, eat this, don’t eat that, shop here, avoid there…with all this advice[…]

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

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

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[…]

2018 Complete guide to useful apps for Paris

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

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[…]

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

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