When you spend your first evening in Paris, France, you'll see why it's called "The City of Lights." Browsing Paris vacation packages, you've realized you can't stay away from this breathtaking city. During the daytime, stroll past the creamy buildings, pause to sit in Luxembourg Gardens, and watch the children sail toy boats in its big round fountain. The air smells like fresh bread and perfume, and when you need a pick-me-up, there's always a cafe handy. Order one of the meal-sized salads that the brasseries specialize in ( the Nordic, or Norwegian, versions are especially good, featuring generous servings of shrimp or salmon along with other creative ingredients). Paris absorbs her tourists with more grace than any other city in the world, and during your stay in one of the hotels near Chateau de Vincennes, you'll feel that you truly are a native.
Chateau de Vincennes
If you book a stay in one of the cheap hotels near Chateau de Vincennes, you'll feel like a time traveler as you enter the portals of this medieval castle. Begun in the 12th century, with most of its parts dating from the 14th century, Vincennes is one of Europe's largest and most well-preserved castles. Kings, generals, poets, and painters all made their residence at this Chateau, and you'll find guided tours in various languages there every day. Just half an hour from central Paris on the rail line or the metro, Vincennes with all its towers and stories will keep you mesmerized for the better part of a day.
If you're staying in one of the hotels close to Chateau de Vincennes, you can easily catch a cab or take the #1 Metro line to the city center. Return to the 21st century by browsing the designer boutiques along the Champs-Elysees.
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