"The whole centre of Paris is..." Paris Tourist Trap Tip by starchaser

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The whole centre of Paris is one enormous tourist trap during the high summer season. Paris is less of a tourist trap in the spring or winter. Early spring is probably the nicest time to visit. But to be quite honest with you, I found Paris to be highly over-rated. Sure, the sights are nice, but then, so are the sights in Vienna, London, Berlin, Munich, Prague etc etc. Dont go with preconcieved ideas of 'romantic' Paris - you'll be dissapointed. If you want a romantic getaway to France, head instead for the countryside in Languedoc , Provence and elsewhere.

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  • Written Sep 8, 2002
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