Paris Itinerary: 4 Days in the City of Light

Paris Itinerary: 4 Days in the City of Light

After 20 years of dreaming about the City of Light, I spent 4 days in Paris to celebrate my birthday. It was everything I’d hoped for and more, filled with Eiffel Tower views, charming sidewalk cafes, and all the pastries I could eat. This Paris itinerary for 4 days is perfect for first-time visitors who want a great blend of sightseeing, amazing food, and relaxing strolls through the city.

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16 Best Places to Take Pictures in Paris

Eiffel Tower at sunrise from Trocadero, one of the best places to take pictures in Paris

Fun fact: I took over 750 photos on my first trip to the City of Light. I arrived with an initial list of the best places to take pictures in Paris, but it quickly grew as I explored. If Instagram is to be believed, Paris is just a blend of Eiffel Tower views and old cafes. In reality, the best Paris photo spots run the gamut, from beautiful old doors to lush flower gardens.

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