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City break in Paris. Active leisure ideas for Paris - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Paris at Dusk... For many travelers Paris Disneyland has become the main entertainment center of the capital of France. Visiting this place will be interesting for everyone. This is a large-scale park, on the territory of which you will find hundreds of attractions, cafes, shops and parks. On the territory of Disneyland are opened several hotels, so visitors are welcome to stay in this fantastic town for several days. Fans of water sports should move their feet to another park as Aquaboulevard de Paris Water Park will fit their taste perfectly. This park resembles a tropical island with lots of waterfalls, geysers and water slides. There are also several European cuisine restaurants in Aquaboulevard de Paris. Without a doubt, this is a great place where visitors can rest comfortably all day long and enjoy happy and "sunny" atmosphere that reigns here.
Discovering the architecture of Paris from bird's eye view! Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame de Paris, Basilique du Sacre Coeur, Les Invalides, Sainte Chapelle, Opera Garnier, all those monuments are defining the image of Paris … Open
Most curious travelers will be interested in visiting the park called Futuroscope. During an excursion guests of the park can learn everything about the achievements in the field of visual technologies and watch movies that look completely different on the screens of Futuroscope. When it comes to night entertainments of Paris, we simply cannot fail to mention Moulin Rouge, as well as numerous nightclubs. Fans of electronic music will surely like club Rex, which is distinguished by its superb technical equipment and excellent-planned entertainment. Theme parties are organized here several times a week. On these parties guests can listen to music of various directions and enjoy colorful dance show.
Nightclub La Chapelle des Lombards also offers to its guests to listen to the music of most progressive trends. The club often hosts salsa parties, on which experienced dancers offer salsa lessons for beginners. Tango fans will surely enjoy the special party, which usually takes place on Saturdays. A great selection of cocktails at the club’s local bar will become a nice addition to your wonderful rest in this amazing club. The location of Le Batofar club is quite unusual – the club is made in a beautiful lighthouse ship painted in bright red color. The ship's engine room has been turned into a spacious dance floor, so dancing does not stop here until early in the morning. The captain’s bridge is the location of tables, where guests of the club can enjoy panoramic views of the night city and try special signature cocktails. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Paris

Le Favela Chic
Where: 18 rue du Faubourg du Temple, Paris; Telephone: + 33 (0)1 40 21 38 14; Metro: République;
Nèo
Where: 23 Rue de Ponthieu, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 42 25 57 14; Metro: Saint-Philippe-du-Roule;
La Perle
Where: 78 rue Vieille du Temple, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 42 72 69 93;
Le Scherkhan
Where: rue Oberkampf, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 43 57 29 34; Metro: Line 3 Parmentier;
Le Nouveau Casino
Where: 109 rue Oberkampf, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 43 57 57 40; Metro: Line 3 Parmentier;
Buddha Bar
Where: 8 rue Boissy d’Anglais, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 53 05 90 00; Metro: Concorde;
Point Ephémère
Where: 200 Quai de Valmy, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 40 34 02 48; Metro: Line 7bis Jaurès or Louis Blanc;
Le Queen
Where: 102 avenue des Champs-Elysées, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 53 89 08 90; Metro: Line 1 Georges V;
Rex Club
Where: 5 bd Poissonnière, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 42 36 10 96; Metro: Line 9/8 Bonne Nouvelle;
Le Bilboquet
Where: 13 rue Saint Benoît, Paris; Telephone: +33 (0)1 45 48 81 84; Metro: Line 4 St Germain-Des-Prés;
Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Paris
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Haute vallée de Chevreuse' , 27.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Oise-Pays de France' , 39.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Vexin français' , 41.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Gâtinais français' , 51 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Paris
♥   Amusement park 'Jardin d’Acclimatation' Paris, 6.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'France Miniature' Élancourt, 29.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Disneyland Park' , 31.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Walt Disney Studios Park' , 31.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Parc Astérix' Plailly, 35 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Paris
♥   Water park 'Aqua Boulevard' Paris, 5.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Paris
♥   Restaurant 'Les Bouquinistes' Paris. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Ze Kitchen Galerie' Paris. Type - Creative. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Sola' Paris. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Shu' Paris. Type - Japanese. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Lengué' Paris. Type - Japanese. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo

City tours, excursions and tickets in Paris and surroundings

Sites around Paris from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Hydraulic lift in Louvre

From the series “Top 16 most exotic elevators and lifts in the world”
The futuristic elevator runs very quietly and absolutely quietly. The elevator can accommodate up to ten people. Thanks to the open elevator construction, you can visit the museum sheds during the journey. The elevator in Louvre is considered one of the most futuristic and unusual in the world. … Read further

Cremieux Street

From the series “Top 13 most fantastic and colorful streets and quarters”
That is why the Cremieux Street is often called The Little Britain. Amazing shops and eating places are open on the ground floors of many historical buildings. Each of historic houses has its unusual decorations; search for them will turn into a fascinating quest. Colorful drawings of animals and birds, carved handles on front doors, fake windows and flowerpots of different shapes will help you to have fun for several hours. … Read further

Musee Edith Piaf

From the series “Famous museums of world celebrities”
Any donations to the museum's fund  are welcome. In addition, visitors will have an opportunity to purchase mementos of the trip. Those are interesting books about the singer, disks with her songs, as well as amazing photos. Even those who are not familiar with works of Edith Piaf have to visit this sight. For many people in France, she is still an idol. So, not only tourists, but also locals like to come to the museum. Songs of Edith Piaf are always played in this cozy apartment. Very relaxed and homely atmosphere, which is not typical for conventional museums, reigns here. … Read further
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City break ideas for neighbours of Paris

Guide to your best city break in Paris - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Paris - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Paris?' disappears immediately.
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