The Ile de la Cité offers a walk to the origins of the capital

The Ile de la Cité, once the cradle of Paris, was for centuries the nerve centre of the capital before the city spread along the banks of the Seine. The Hotel Danube, located in the midst of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, is a short stroll from the Ile de la Cité, where there are attractions you must not miss! Among our favourites are the Place Dauphine, the Sainte Chapelle, the Square du Vert Galant and, of course, the majestic Notre Dame Cathedral...

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Jazz Festival and the Fête de la Musique; Paris swings

Spring makes us want to dance! The good news is that this spring Paris will once again swing, becoming more than ever the favourite destination of music lovers. Want a catchy break? Don’t miss two major events during your stay at the Hotel Danube; the Saint-Germain-des-Prés Jazz Festival and the Fête de la Musique.

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Paris without the crowd

When visiting Paris for the first time, chances are you have a good full list of places, monuments and museums you do not want to miss... And chances are the millions of tourists who come to see the capital each year do too. Paris is still the most visited city in the world, and for a good reason ! It is full of unavoidable points of interest. The Louvre, the Eiffel Tower, Montmartre, Notre-Dame... These are a few of the places that host the most people all year long, and in which a visit is often preceeded by hours of queuing. So how can you organize your trip without having to spend half the time you have in waiting lines ? By anticipating. Here is a little overview on the main places of interest that Paris has to offer, and the best moment and time to go visit each of them without drowning in a crowd.

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This entry was posted in Non classé theThursday, 31 March 2016