""La bise ! " French kisses." Eiffel Tower Tip by gazellen

Eiffel Tower, Paris: 29 reviews and 17 photos

The french like to give you a little kiss on the chin, when they say hello, they call it "la bise" (the kiss). In some places it is just one kiss and in other places it is four kisses. I never found out when to give just one or four, but just go for it. In general you will get 4 kisses if you are a charming lady !
You do like this: Start with a “"bonjour" and then a little smile, and then the liltte kiss. You make the "kiss sound" but not directly on the chin, it is like half on the chin and half in the air !

Bonne chance !

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  • Updated Aug 28, 2009
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