Apartments in Paris Paris has captured people’s imagination for centuries and this is the reason why it is the world’s number one tourist destination. History, arts, culture, and architecture is all here just waiting for you to discover it like countless others in the past. Paris is also the world’s most romantic city, the only thing you truly fall in love with on a visit to Paris, is Paris itself. We have a range of apartments in Paris perfectly suited to your needs. Be it a studio apartment in the Latin Quarter for a romantic weekend or a larger apartment catering to groups or families looking to explore Paris. All of our apartments come fully equipped with everything you need to make it your home away from home, WiFi, television, microwave etc. Paris is the perfect to visit year round, discover the beauty of Paris’ parks and gardens in the summer or while away a wintery afternoon in one of Paris’ many museums. Let the magic of Paris sweep you off your feet. Eating Out in Paris What is there to say about Paris’ and food which hasn’t already been said? The cuisine in Paris is simply glorious, it is a food lover’s paradise, from the humble neighbourhood bistro to a three star Michelin restaurant the food is simply spectacular. Classic French cuisine which shouldn’t be missed on your holiday in Paris include onion soup, Coq au Vin, Ratatouille and if you are feeling brave, frogs legs and snails. You will also find excellent cheese and wine, which should always be included on any menu. Then of course there are the mouth-watering pastries which deserve a whole chapter to themselves. The markets are a great place to pick up some fresh local produce to munch on while you take in the sights of Paris. What to See in Paris The question really should be what isn’t there to see in Paris. Some of the world’s most identifiable monuments can be found in Paris…the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Louvre Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Palace of Versailles just to name a few. You can also include the streets and neighbourhoods of Paris as tourist sights, soak up the artsy atmosphere of Montmartre or enjoy the bohemian Latin Quarter. It seems everywhere you look in Paris you come across a famous landmark which is why it is one of the world’s most popular holiday destinations. Staying in a Friendly Rentals apartment in the heart of Paris means all these sights and more will be at your doorstep. Where to Shop The short answer to where to shop in Paris is, everywhere. It is the fashion capital, and is at the forefront when it comes to emerging trends, upcoming designers and well established fashion houses. The best places in Paris to go shopping are the Galeries Lafayette department store where you have everything you need under the one roof. Paris is also home to a number of flea markets selling strange, unusual and vintage goods, the oldest is Saint Ouen. Another great place to go shopping in Paris is along the iconic Champs Elysees, really when it comes to shopping you will be spoilt for choice. Paris with Kids Even though at first glance there may not appear to be too much to do in Paris with kids there is in actual fact a lot. Topping the list is a visit to the Parc de la Villette, giant slides, rope bridges and themed gardens are sure to keep the children happy for hours. The Pompidou Centre and the Natural History Museum both have lots of interactive exhibits and activities for children enabling them to learn whilst playing. Meal time can also be hassle free but you have to choose carefully, most restaurants don’t open before 8pm so cafés and bistros are your best bet. Most restaurants also have a children’s menu labelled menu enfant. Paris Nightlife As you could well imagine the Paris nightlife is just as diverse as the city itself, sophisticated wine bars, no longer smoky jazz clubs, hipster hangouts and daring cabaret shows. The Oberkampf district is the place to go if you are a hipster, the Bastille offers a mixed bag of live music, traditional cafes, nightclubs and trendy cocktail lounges. Menilmontant and Gambetta districts offer an interesting night out away from the tourists with live bands performing in many of the bars. If money is not a problem then the Place Vendome is the place to see and be seen whilst sipping on exquisite cocktails. Marais is home to a lively and exciting gay and lesbian scene with lots of bars and nightclubs. Other places to go out in Paris are Montmartre, Champs Elysees and Pigalle. If you’re undecided as to where to go just head out into the night and see where you end up, either way it is bound to be an adventure. Why Rent an Apartment with Friendly Rentals? Renting an apartment with Friendly Rentals gives you the opportunity to experience Paris as a local, shop at the local markets; try your hand at cooking some traditional French Cuisine in the fully equipped kitchen and see Paris at your own pace. We have over ten years experience in the industry and our goal is to offer our clients the best service and accommodation available, ensuring their holiday in Paris is truly unforgettable.