In PARIS every year millions of tourists come and do in the city of the same things: massively uncomfortable tiny lodge in hotels near Pigalle, queue up in museums and confectionery, staring at the windows of expensive shops, buying up dozens of colorful cakes, pasta and spread in a social Sharing the same pictures on the background of the Eiffel Tower. To come to the city, which until you’ve seen so many people, and make him an interesting new acquaintance, you need to have a little bit of courage, imagination and knowledge about the places of Paris, which is not really in good tourist. If you want to make this your first or even-dtsaty visit to Paris was memorable, instead of a hotel, remove the small studio in the city center, rent a bicycle and promise yourself each morning to not be lazy to go for a hot baguette in a bakery and alternative attractions.

Museum “Orangerie”

List of must see museum for tourist in Paris certainly includes the Louvre, the Pompidou Centre and the Musée d’Orsay, unfairly ignoring the little treasures – tiny house museums, your experience which you will never ruin a huge queue and stuffiness in the halls. Museum “Orangerie” – one of those magical places. In the gallery of the seven rooms are kept lovingly selected collector Paul Guillaume paintings by Cezanne, Matisse, Picasso, Renoir, Modigliani, Soutine and others, and precede the entrance to the museum two huge halls with the famous “Water-Lilies” by Claude Monet, hung on all sides of the world. According to the artist, just looking at these pictures, the tired eyes of citizens should relax and enjoy the magic of light and color of nature.

Museum "Orangerie"

Museum “Orangerie”

Church of Sainte-Chapelle

Little Gothic chapel of Sainte-Chapelle is hiding in the building of the former Royal Palace, now the Palace of Justice on the Ile de la Cité. Unlike withstand hard tourist flows adjacent Notre Dame Cathedral, visit the Sainte-Chapelle – almost intimate pleasure and this is perfect. One of the most ancient churches in Europe Sainte-Chapelle was built in the XIII century and striking beauty of its stained-glass windows (some of them are represented in the Paris Museum of the Middle Ages). After viewing chapel briefly go to the Palace of Justice, to smile or even giggle at the sight modestly solemn black robes era last monarchy that there are still.

Church of Sainte-Chapelle

Church of Sainte-Chapelle

Arab World Institute

At first glance, the building of the Institute of the Arab world does not make a stunning impression and looks better at night when the mobile Pure pavilion at the entrance of the building is illuminated with neon lights. Happy is better to go inside, climb to the top floor and the first to evaluate the unique structure of the building, which consists of fanciful mechanisms that react to sunlight, and then from the balcony which overlooks the city. Perhaps this is one of the most romantic and certainly one of the most accessible viewing platforms in Paris.

Arab World Institute

Arab World Institute

Rooftop restaurant Montparnasse

Continuing the theme restaurants at the height of bird flight: make dinner table on the roof of the Montparnasse Tower in an institution with a name very accurately conveys its atmosphere, – Ciel de Paris, or “Sky of Paris.” It really in heaven, from the 56th floor of one of the tallest buildings in the center of Paris houses the bottom turn into small point, but she’s Eiffel Tower – a tiny figure in a recognizable form. Menu modesty is no different: it frog legs, several kinds of meat, lobster, caviar and champagne mass figured packed desserts (13 euros).

Rooftop restaurant Montparnasse

Rooftop restaurant Montparnasse

Parisian bars on boats

Best places for pre-party or parties beginning – Paris boats. Already in the 19 pm life here boils, cocktails flow like water (from 19.00 to 21.00 in most drinking establishments of the city come and Happy Hours all drinks cheaper twice), and the first ready to start dancing guests rock the boat. Mandatory places to visit – the boat “Batofar” on the Seine opposite the Bercy Stadium and boat “Antipodes” on channel Villette. In summer, the stories of local, many end their party fall overboard, but you better not do the same to follow not to miss the next item of the night program – Parisian bars.

Parisian pubs on boats

Dancing Bastille

Clubs on the Champs Elysees – a dubious pleasure, so leave them to tourists and newcomers drunk Parisian teenagers. Knowledgeable public capital only fun in bars and being strictly until 5am. For lively nightlife after midnight go to the district Bastille on the street or Lap Rockett, and as soon tired of loud music, scroll to the nearby Marais street Arshiv. Do not be surprised if the music here is quieter human voices, and on the way to the ladies room you stumble upon someone’s dog and spilled over a glass of wine. There are so accepted: Parisians do not go to bars for trendy rhythms, but for the sake of communication and booze.

Dancing Bastille

Dancing Bastille

Boutiques Lapiscine

All guides in the “Shopping” direct you to the area of Rue St. Honore or Montaigne, where boutiques are concentrated all the most famous designer brands. But what if the sales season you do not hit? In this case it is better not to conduct an audit of boutiques, designer sinks and clothes and shoes. One of the best in its class – boutiques Lapiscine, selling clothes from old and new collections of French and Italian brands. Altogether Lapiscine seven boutiques in Paris and, if there is time, it is best to explore several. Rare and find cheap pay back your efforts: it accessories and jewelery MAISON MARTIN MARGIELA 50 euros Shoes Costume National and United Nude 100 euros, purses and bags Pinko and DKNY to 30 euros or shirts and turtlenecks Iceberg 20.

Boutiques La piscine

Boutiques La piscine

Paris Catacombs

This tickling pleasure nerves prescribed only to those who do not suffer from claustrophobia, not afraid of the dark and do not have anything against the shaped stacked skeletons are here transformed into works of art. Catacombs of Paris – a place truly unique. Since the end of the XVIII century the remains of people were transferred here from the central city cemeteries, in the XIX century Emperor Napoleon III liked to take guests here, and in the XX century there staged a bomb shelter, and then opened the underground passages for everyone, from which even on weekdays is a long line .

Paris Catacombs

Paris Catacombs

Vintage shops

For all who are not indifferent to vintage, SECOND-HAND SHOPS in Paris will be a revelation. In small shops around the square and streets Pompidou Verreri clothes, shoes and accessories come from the last century are selected carefully and with love, give everyone (in most – Parisian hipsters) at affordable prices and is updated weekly range. For white sweaters of thick yarn, like Ernest Hemingway, bulky coat a la Céline, wide-brimmed hats and coats in style boho chic, like Kate Moss and Sienna Miller, you only here.

Vintage shops

Vintage shops

Pool “Josephine Baker”

Hiking in the regular pool equate to interesting excursions difficult but the pool “Josephine Baker” – not normal.When you still be able to swim right into the Seine? Actually fall into the river water of course you do not have to, but the pool is located on the landing stage, standing right on the river near the Palace of Bercy. During the summer the pool clean glass roof, and you can enjoy the fresh air and right out of the water to watch the boats float on the Seine and barges. Entrance to the swimming pool for adults costs 3 euros, on Tuesday and Thursday you can swim up to 22 pm. In case you have seriously decided to get in shape at the pool are a sauna, hammam and fitness room (10 euros for a one-time visit).

Pool "Josephine Baker"

Pool “Josephine Baker”