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What Will Your Paris Encounter Be?

...aperos at a pavement cafe deep in the heart of medieval Marais (p114)

...seductive strolls along the Promenade Plantee at twilight (p15)

...arguing about modern art in the Centre Pompidou (p22)

...the lights of the city twinkling beneath the Eiffel Tower after dark (p10)

...catching the last metro home after a night out in Belleville(p102)

...picking up charcuterie and wine at the Marche Bastille (p129)

Discover Twice The City In Half The Time...

...full-color pull-out map and detailed neighborhood maps for easy navigation

...our discerning author recommends the very best neighborhoods, sights, restaurants, shops and entertainment

...unique itineraries and highlights help you make the most of a short break

...local experts reveal Paris' secrets: from the Louvre's documentary maker on the best places to view art to a fashion designer's shopping tips

Review:

Chicago Tribune, August 5, 2007
"...a complete city guide boiled down to its essences, a sort of text-messaged guidebook with photos and quotes from locals geared to a savvy weekend visitor."

Review:

San Francisco Chronicle, July 26, 2007
“...this one gets down to business...it packs witty writing, abundant maps (detailed neighborhood views and a citywide pullout) and informative photos into 288 pocket-sized pages.”

Synopsis:

What Will Your Paris Encounter Be?

A proposal you can't refuse atop the Eiffel Tower

Debating existentialism over espresso in legendary Left Bank cafes

An ice cream-fuelled stroll on timeless Ile St-Louis

Exploring offbeat boutiques and bobo-chic bars around Canal St-Martin

Cooking up a culinary storm at Le Cordon Bleu chef school

Soaking up Paris' village atmosphere in its bustling street markets

Discover Twice the City in Half the Time

Full-color pull-out map and detailed neighborhood maps for easy navigation

Our discerning author guides you through boulevards and backstreets via the very best neighborhoods, sights, restaurants, shops and entertainment

Unique itineraries and highlights to help you plan your trip

Local experts give the Parisian low-down: from a food writer's hot restaurant recommendations to a music director's pick of cutting-edge clubs

Synopsis:

Based on a neighborhood structure to better reflect how visitors experience cities, this resource's themed section allows the reader to access the city by subculture, with more local voices included. A detachable pull-out map is featured.

Description:

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At Lonely Planet, we see our job as inspiring and enabling travelers to connect with the world for their own benefit and for the benefit of the world at large.

What We Do
• We offer travelers the world’s richest travel advice, informed by the collective wisdom of over 350 Lonely Planet authors living in 37 countries and fluent in 70 languages.
• We are relentless in finding the special, the unique and the different for travellers wherever they are.
• When we update our guidebooks, we check every listing, in person, every time.
• We always offer the trusted filter for those who are curious, open minded and independent.
• We challenge our growing community of travelers; leading debate and discussion about travel and the world.
• We tell it like it is without fear or favor in service of the travelers; not clouded by any other motive.

What We Believe
We believe that travel leads to a deeper cultural understanding and compassion and therefore a better world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781740597487
Author:
Le Nevez, Catherine
Publisher:
Lonely Planet
Author:
"Catherine Le Nevez"
Subject:
Europe - France
Subject:
Paris (france)
Edition Number:
4
Series:
Lonely Planet Paris Encounter
Publication Date:
20070501
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English BISAC
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
4 x 6 inches

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Product details 232 pages Lonely Planet Publications - English 9781740597487 Reviews:
"Review" by , Chicago Tribune, August 5, 2007
"...a complete city guide boiled down to its essences, a sort of text-messaged guidebook with photos and quotes from locals geared to a savvy weekend visitor."
"Review" by , San Francisco Chronicle, July 26, 2007
“...this one gets down to business...it packs witty writing, abundant maps (detailed neighborhood views and a citywide pullout) and informative photos into 288 pocket-sized pages.”
"Synopsis" by , What Will Your Paris Encounter Be?

A proposal you can't refuse atop the Eiffel Tower

Debating existentialism over espresso in legendary Left Bank cafes

An ice cream-fuelled stroll on timeless Ile St-Louis

Exploring offbeat boutiques and bobo-chic bars around Canal St-Martin

Cooking up a culinary storm at Le Cordon Bleu chef school

Soaking up Paris' village atmosphere in its bustling street markets

Discover Twice the City in Half the Time

Full-color pull-out map and detailed neighborhood maps for easy navigation

Our discerning author guides you through boulevards and backstreets via the very best neighborhoods, sights, restaurants, shops and entertainment

Unique itineraries and highlights to help you plan your trip

Local experts give the Parisian low-down: from a food writer's hot restaurant recommendations to a music director's pick of cutting-edge clubs

"Synopsis" by , Based on a neighborhood structure to better reflect how visitors experience cities, this resource's themed section allows the reader to access the city by subculture, with more local voices included. A detachable pull-out map is featured.
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