What to Do in Paris

I have noticed a surge in searches for vacations in Paris recently.  I thought I would round up all of my posts from my trip to Paris last year! I didn’t realize how many posts I wrote until now! Wow, what can I say? J’adore Paris!

First things first though, as I get a lot of questions about how to dress like a Parisian.  Here’s the simplest way to dress like a Parisian:

How to dress like a Parisian: Striped shirt // black pants // chic scarf // ballet flats splurgesteal  // pretty French purse 

Alright, on to all of my posts about Paris!

How to Rent an Apartment in Paris – We rented an apartment in Paris. In this post I talk about my experience.

How to rent an apartment in Paris

A guide to eating in Paris – I write about good eats!

where to eat in Paris!

Best Shopping in Paris – Here I write about my MUST visit shops. I forgot to include Diptyque on this list!

A Paris shopping guide

Day Trip to Chateau de Fontainebleau – I *highly* recommend making the trip out to Fontainebleau. It’s little over an hour away and I explain how to get there and why you should go!

day trip to fontainebleau

A Versailles Bike Tour Review – If you are in Paris long enough, I’m sure you’ll visit Versailles. I strongly recommend doing a bike tour of Versailles – You get to see the *entire* grounds that are nearly impossible to see by foot!

Going to Versailles and going on a bike tour! A MUST do for visiting Versailles!

10 tips for surviving the Louvre – The Louvre museum is HUGE. You have to go there with a plan. If you just meander on in, you’ll be lost and you won’t see what you wanted.

Guide to surviving the Louvre

Strolling the Champs Elysees  – I wrote about our stroll down the Champs Elysees!

Champs Ulysses Walk

Walking tour of St. Germain des Pres – I wrote about walking around St. Germain des Pres- a GREAT place for shopping and dining!

St. Germain des Pres Walk

Walking the Il de la Cite – the Il de la Cite has Notre Dame and Saint Chapelle on it. A Must visit.

Notre Dame and Saint Chapelle Walk

 Pierre Herme Macarons and Pastry review – you all know I’m obsessed with macarons. I went to Pierre Herme and wrote about it. However, I ended up loving the croissant below more than any pastry ever!

Pierre Herme Macarons and Pastry Review

Laduree Paris Tea Room Review – a highlight of the trip for me!

Laduree tea room and macaron review

Buying a Louis Vuitton in Paris – yes, it’s cheaper. I wrote about my experience in this post.

buying a Louis Vuitton in Paris

Plans for a pastry tour in Paris – these were all of the pastry shops I wanted to go to. Unfortunately, I didn’t get to visit them all. Guess I’ll have to visit again!

What to pack in your carry on – The flight across the pond is LONG. Here I wrote about my favorite carry-on travel essentials to help you survive the long flight!

carry on travel essentials for international flights

What to pack and wear in Paris! – I know you want to look like a Parisian. Here I wrote about what to pack so you look tres chic and only pack one suitcase!

paris packing list

Visiting E. Dehillerin in Paris – a famous kitchen store.  If you are into cooking AT ALL this store has the coolest and most unique gadgets around.

E. dehillerin in Paris - the ultimate cooking store



  1. March 21, 2016 / 9:16 pm

    Fabulous! I want to go back! I can't wait to enjoy all the interesting shops and bakeries– I get so tired of all the chain stores here. Thanks for the summary.

  2. March 24, 2016 / 9:32 pm

    You have amazing experience to share, Angelina. Where to shop and where to eat are very important topics. 🙂

    Happy Thoughts of Home on Thursday. 🙂

  3. April 1, 2016 / 3:23 pm

    Hi Angelina! What a great post! I'm pinning this for my next trip to Paris -hoping it won't be too far off! Also, just letting you know I am featuring this post tonight on Best of the Weekend. Thanks for linking up!