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Dorling Kindersley, 2003 - Paris (France) - 432 pages
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This guide helps you to get the most from your stay in Paris with the minimum of practical difficulty. The opening section, Introducing Paris, locates the city geographically, sets modern Paris in its historical context and explains how Parisian life changes through the year. Paris at a Glance is an overview of the city's specialities. The main sight seeing section of the book is Paris Area by Area. It describes all the main sights with maps, photographs and detailed illustrations. In addition, five planned walks take you to parts of Paris you might otherwise miss. Carefully researched tips for hotels, shops, restaurants and bars, sports and entertainment are found in Travellers' Needs and the Survival Guide has practical advice on everything from posting a letter to catching the metro. This book offers you - Over 1,500 photographs, illustrations and maps; Detailed cutaways and floorplans of the major sights; 3-D aerial views of Paris's most interesting neighbourhoods; Where to eat, where to stay and how to get around Easy to use maps and guides.

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