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Will be Paris for the French Open 2013

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Will be Paris for the French Open 2013

Help Paris lovers!

My husband and I will be celebrating our 20th anniversary in Paris. Our visit will be in late May, during the French Open. We will only be watching tennis for a few days. What are the best of the best things to do, eat and see for the rest of our time. We would like to visit some wineries for a few days, if that seems doable? Share your must do list.

We would not mind a train ride out of Paris for a few days?

Thank you kindly!

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1. Re: Will be Paris for the French Open 2013

The best of the best? Only you know what you like to see or visit on your vacation. I would suggest that you read the section on the left called 'Things to Do'. You could also get a good guide book and do a bit of research and then come back on this forum with further questions. There are so many things to visit in Paris you will find it difficult to narrow it down. You didn't mention how many days you will be spending in Paris or if you will be traveling to other parts of France as well.

Good luck with your research.

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I do not know anything about your tastes or interests. Something that is "the best of the best" to me might be totally boring to you.

For my part, I avoid the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe and Champes Elysees because the shops and restaurants there cater almost solely for tourists and are mostly second-rate.

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3. Re: Will be Paris for the French Open 2013

How many days total will you be in Paris?

Is this your first visit?

If so, you really need to consult a tour guide or online resource (Fodor's, Frommer's, the official Paris tourism website, etc.) to determine what would be most appealing to YOU.

Have you books flights, hotels, tickets for the French Open?

Please do not repost your inquiry. Wait a bit for responses.

For "best of the best" get yourself a copy of Eyewitness "Top 10 Paris" for a start...

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