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New for 2000! Full-color sections let you experience Paris before you get there. With virtual tours and cross-referencing to the main text, Fodor's color sections are a great way to begin planning your trip.
Let the world's smartest guide enrich your trip Full-color images evoke what makes Paris unique - Local experts show you the special places - Thorough updating keeps you on track - Practical information gives you the tools to explore - Easy-to-use format puts it all at your fingertips
Choose among many hotels and restaurants in all price categories Stay in classic grand hotels, stylish finds, family-run favorites, cozy hotels de charme - Dine in culinary landmarks, old-fashioned brasseries, the new bistros, wine bars, and quintessentially Parisian cafes - Check out hundreds of detailed reviews and learn what's special about each place
Mix and match our itineraries and discover the unexpected Savvy descriptions help you decide where to go and when - Walking tours guide you through Paris by neighborhood - Shop 'til you drop from the grands magasins to the open-air markets - Take day trips to Versailles, Chartres, Giverny, and more
Go straight to the facts you need and find all that'snew Useful maps and background information * French vocabulary and menu guide - How to get there and get around - What to pack - Costs, hours, and tips by the thousands