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Welcome to PARISCityVISION Travel blog, the specialist of sightseeing tours in Paris and France. We are happy to share with you our insider tips and fun facts about Paris !

Go on a Pokemon chase in Paris!

Posted on August 19, 2016 by Hailey (No Comment)

Why not make use of your vacation to hunt for Pokemon in the very heart of Paris? Pikachu and friends are waiting for you in the most prestigious places in the city of light. A chance to see the main tourist attractions of Paris while you fill up your Pokedex with numerous finds. What exactly is Pokemon Go? Let’s summarize it in a nutshell for those who’ve missed out on the video-gaming phenomenon of the past few weeks. Pokemon Go is a game based on the concept of augmented reality, which means adding a virtual layer to the real world. […]

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Champs-Elysées goes pedestrian-only on First Sunday of Every Month

Posted on June 16, 2016 by Hailey (No Comment)
Arc de Triumphe pedestrians

The Champs-Elysées is one of the most famous Parisian avenues in the world. This huge boulevard stretches from the Place de la Concorde to the Jardin des Tuileries ending at the Place Charles de Gaulle where the Arc de Triomphe proudly stands. On the Champs-Elysées, you will find shops, restaurants, cinemas and… cars. Plenty of cars… Have you ever wondered what it would feel to experience the Champs-Elysées without all these cars driving around. If you come back to Paris, you will now be able to experience a silenced car-free Champs-Elysées on the first Sunday of every month. Champs-Elysées goes […]

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Top free festivals in Paris this summer

Posted on June 16, 2016 by Hailey (No Comment)

Paris comes alive with many different festivals throughout the summer: shows, music, food, sports; there is something for everyone. Take part in one of these events and enjoy the opportunity to discover our beautiful city in a new way. Here is our selection of top free festivals in Paris:   For jazz lovers – the Paris Jazz Festival The Paris Jazz Festival takes place every weekend from June 11 to July 31 in the Floral Park of Paris. Jazz lovers and novices alike will appreciate a rich and eclectic programming while enjoying the greenery in a summertime atmosphere. All animations […]

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What to do in Paris during the Euro 2016… if you donʼt enjoy football?

Posted on June 10, 2016 by Hailey (No Comment)
Activities Paris PARISCityVISION

If youʼre in Paris from June 10 to July 10 during the 15th edition of the Euro 2016 Championship, it will be hard to avoid anything that has to do with football! The France-Romania opening match and the final will both take place at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis. Other French cities will also welcome matches. It is therefore inevitable that the French capital beat to the heart of the Euro 2016 during the entire championship! Sorry for those who are not so keen on football… So what can you do in Paris if you are more thrilled with […]

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Euro 2016 : The best places to watch the matches

Posted on June 10, 2016 by Hailey (No Comment)
Paris Euro 2016

Everybody knows that: from June 10 to July 10 France will welcome the 15th edition of the UEFA European Football Championship. The fact that this year Spain will have the chance to regain its former 2012 glory will create as much buzz as the Euro 2016 itself! In Paris, everyone will have access to the 2016 UEFA Cup thanks to dedicated fan zones and countless bars where the matches will be broadcasted. Of course, the best thing would be to head to the Parc des Princes on the first day of the championship and then follow your team to Marseille, […]

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Lido : New Show Opening On April 2nd 2015

Posted on January 5, 2015 by Hailey (No Comment)
Champagne at Lido

The Lido will reopen its doors in spring 2015 with its 27th revue! Since December 2, the Lido’s doors have been closed to allow the project to renovate and modernise the hall to begin. The Lido is normally open all year and this closure is a one-time occurrence. Thirty French businesses and craftsmen are working to renovate the hall and there are plans to relay the show onto the big screen and to project onto the floor to make the stage even more spectacular. After 4 months of work, the Lido will be back. The world-famous Parisian cabaret is promising […]

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2014 Paris Motorcycle Show

Posted on November 15, 2014 by Hailey (No Comment)
Motorcycle Pilot

If you love motorbikes, then this is the show for you! In just under a month, from 21 to 23 November, the Parc Floral in Paris will open its doors for the 17th Salon Moto Légende show. It’s all about retro, with vintage and legendary classic models being shown alongside neo-retro bikes. Just like every year, plenty of events will be organised for experts and novices alike. It’s the perfect place to talk to other motorbike lovers and find some great deals. The show plays host to 20,000 visitors, 250 professionals and 100 clubs in a 12,000m2 exhibition space dedicated solely […]

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Horse racing show at the Vincennes Hippodrome

Posted on November 6, 2014 by Hailey (No Comment)
Horse Racing

Looking for a horse racing sensation? The evening races at the Vincennes Hippodrome are exciting events that are not to be missed. With adventure, suspense and drama, you’re sure to love the show. This open-air event takes place under the floodlights and sees horses and jockeys participating in a nail-biting 2,700-metre race that will keep you guessing the winner right until the very end. It promises to be a unique experience for a night out with friends, family or that special someone. Everyone in the 35,000-seat arena is flushed with excitement, ensuring a exhilarating experience from start to finish, and […]

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BNP Paribas Masters – Major Tennis Tournament

Posted on October 23, 2014 by Hailey (No Comment)
Bercy Indoor Poster

From 27 October To 2 November 2014 If you like tennis and you like competitions, then you will love the Bercy BNP Paribas Masters 1000 (formerly the Paris-Bercy Open), created in 1986, which is one of the nine biggest tournaments in the world after the Grand Slam events. And the tournament will be held from 27 October to 2 November at Bercy! If you are a tennis-enthusiast, this tournament is not to be missed! Amongst the 1000 masters at Bercy you’ll be able to see renowned tennis players such as Djokovic, Nadal, Federer and Tsonga. This tournament is a chance […]

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Jazz sur Seine 2014

Posted on October 9, 2014 by Hailey (No Comment)
Drawing of a Jazz Concert

From 10 to 25 October 2014 Paris and music… Every year, Paris promises to enchant our ears with original festivals. This time jazz is taking centre stage. Are you ready to enjoy a moment of relaxation, full of nostalgia and reverie? Come and discover or revisit jazz classics with the third Paris Jazz Club Festival, which invites you to take a tour of the biggest jazz clubs over two weeks in Paris and Ile-de-France. More than 120 concerts and 450 musicians will be involved in this festival! You’ll be able to see jazz stars such as Al Foster, Shai Maestro, […]

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