Paris is thrillingly unique. No other city has captured the hearts and imaginations of artists and lovers quite like this historic metropolis. Whether you're visiting Paris for the first time, or you're a seasoned Francophile looking to escape the crowds and discover the lesser-known streets that hide behind the grand Haussmann façades - the tucked-away squares, bars, eateries and shops that only the locals know about - Paris has it all.
This lovingly curated guide invites you into the city's famous arrondissements and the distinctive charms of its quartiers. Lose yourself in the endless museums and galleries, from the imposing and monumental Louvre to lesser-known gems, such as the delightful Musée de Montmartre. Discover a world of haute couture, local markets and ateliers, and enjoy the finest cuisine courtesy of the chefs and bartenders championing oldeworlde classics alongside the neo-bistro movement and craft-cocktail scene.
Filled with stunning photography that showcases the elegance and beauty that only Paris can offer, Paris will whisk you away and enthrall you time and again. Here is the ultimate travel guide for wanderers, travellers and dreamers alike.
About the Author
Alexandra Carroll-Craig has worked in publishing and print media for nearly 20 years. She has written for and edited magazines including black + white, HQ, Australian Style and Studio Collections, writing mainly about photography, pop culture, art, fashion and books. A lifelong traveller, she is passionate about wildlife photography, food, fashion, exploring the great cities of the world, above all, Paris! In 2010 she contributed as a researcher to the documentary film I Am A Girl. Her first book, New York - An inspired wander through the Manhattan and Brooklyn boroughs was published in 2015.
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 26th September 2017
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.1 x 17.1 x 2.6
Weight (kg): 0.74