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Romantic things to do in Paris for lovers

Paris has always seduced lovers from all over the world with its unrivalled charm. The quays of the Seine, witness to countless love stories, reflect the passionate soul of the City of Light. Highstay has selected the best romantic things in Paris for you to enjoy during your stay.

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    • Dinner at the top of the Eiffel Tower
    • Wine tasting in the Louvre cellars
    • A night in a Highstay apartment
    • Experience a cabaret evening at La Mondaine de Pariso
    • Relax at the Ritz spa
    • Watch a ballet at the Opéra
    • Sailing a boat on the Seine
    • Stroll around Île Saint Louis
    • Cultivate your mind at the Musée d'Orsay
    • Be on the cutting edge of fashion at Galeries Lafayette

    Dinner at the top of the Eiffel Tower

    Ask your chauffeur to take you to the foot of the Eiffel Tower. On the second floor is Madame Brasserie, the intimate new address of gourmet chef Thierry Marx. Surrounded by large windows, the restaurant offers a 360° view of the Eiffel Tower structure and the Parisian landscape. Inside, designer Ramy Fischler has given way to an uncluttered decor where cork, wood and raw earth blend effortlessly. Conviviality and sharing are the order of the day. In the kitchen, Marx focuses on local, seasonal produce sourced from responsible producers and market gardeners. One of the best romantic things to do in Paris.

    > Madame Brasserie, 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower. Champ de Mars, 75007 Paris. Open Monday to Sunday, 10 am. to 11 pm.

    Wine tasting in the Louvre cellars

    Are you a wine lover? Head for the caves du Louvre. Located in the 1st arrondissement of Paris, this is the romantic things to do in Paris after your visit to the museum. For an hour, a sommelier will guide you through wine-tasting techniques, different grape varieties and winemaking techniques. A
    romantic experience to do in Paris to deepen your knowledge of oenology.

    > Les caves du Louvre. 52 rue de l'Arbre Sec, 75001 Paris. Open Monday to Sunday.

    A night in a Highstay apartment

    From the Marais to the Avenue des Champs-Élysées, via the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Highstay offers a host of luxurious apartments for an unforgettable night. What's more, a concierge is on hand to organize romantic activities in the capital : delivery of a gourmet breakfast to your apartment, private chauffeur, creation of a bespoke Guerlain perfume, and even the privatization of the Arc de Triomphe.

    Experience a cabaret evening at La Mondaine de Pariso

    Carpeted floors, arty staircases, velvet banquettes... La Mondaine is a real throwback to the 1970s. In this modern-day bachelor pad, the subdued lighting creates a cosy, intimate atmosphere, ideal for sharing a romantic moment. On the menu, luxurious dishes such as caviar and lobster, as well as more traditional fare, are prepared with care. For those with a thirst, cocktails in a variety of flavors are prepared by top-quality mixologists. One of the most romantic things to do in Paris...

    > La Mondaine di Pariso. 23 Rue de Ponthieu, 75008 Paris. Open Wednesday to Saturday, 8 pm to 2 am.

    Relax at the Ritz spa

    Sleek and lush, the Ritz Club & Spa is a bubble of well-being just a stone's throw from Place Vendôme. In this sanctuary of well-being, a delicate porcelain sphere suspended from the ceiling reveals all the subtlety the Parisian palace has reserved for its guests. Surrounded by loungers, the imposing swimming pool creates a peaceful atmosphere, enhanced by underwater music that invites meditation. Upstairs, the massage rooms are adorned with exquisite floral ceiling lights. Guests can choose from a selection of four bespoke treatments scented with iris, jasmine, rose and edelweiss. All designed to help restore inner peace. A wonderful romantic things to do in Paris!

    > Ritz Club & Spa. 17 Place Vendôme, 75001 Paris. Open Monday to Sunday, 6.30 am to 10 pm.

    Watch a ballet at the Opéra

    The Opéra Garnier is a testament to the artistic grandeur of Paris. This architectural masterpiece, located just a few minutes' walk from Place Vendôme, is a veritable fairytale for lovers in search of the sweetest of pleasures. Inside, visitors are greeted by the grand marble staircase and the dazzling chandelier adorning the auditorium. From one of the balconies opposite the stage, you can admire ballets such as Swan Lake and The Nutcracker, performed by some of the world's finest male and female ballet stars.

    > L’Opéra Garnier. Place de l’Opéra, 75009 Paris.

    Sailing a boat on the Seine

    Accompanied by an experienced skipper, why not book yourself a trip aboard a luxurious Hacker-Craft? Along the way, you'll be treated to a spectacle of Paris's most iconic monuments, from the majestic Notre-Dame Cathedral to the luminous Eiffel Tower and the Grand Palais. As a bonus, a bottle of Ruinart champagne awaits you in the fridge.

    > Green River Cruises. Quai de l'Hôtel de Ville, 75004 Paris.

    Stroll around Île Saint Louis

    After your boat trip, a stroll on the Île Saint-Louis is a must. Along the banks of the Seine, this is an idyllic spot for a romantic stroll. A stroll along the cobbled paths of this charming island offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. With the added bonus of a view of Notre-Dame Cathedral in the distance, there's an enchanting atmosphere here. Ile Saint-Louis offers a unique and authentic Paris.

    Cultivate your mind at the Musée d'Orsay

    Just a short cab ride away, why not book a guided tour for two to the Musée d'Orsay? Located opposite the quays of the Seine, on the Valéry Giscard d'Estaing esplanade, this museum is brimming with magnificent works of art from the 19th century. This is your chance to discover Edouard Manet's Le déjeuner sur l'herbe and Ingres' female nudes. A guide will take you through the many rooms of the Musée d'Orsay, proposing different approaches to art, from pictorial currents to plastic concepts. One of the best romantic things to do in Paris.

    > Musée d’Orsay. Esplanade Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, 75007 Paris.

    Be on the cutting edge of fashion at Galeries Lafayette

    Easily accessible by cab from your Highstay apartment on the Champs-Elysées, the Galeries Lafayette department store is the perfect place for shopping. Looking for a tailor-made experience? You can book a personal shopper during your visit. In a luxurious setting, experts give you style advice and select clothes according to your tastes and desires of the moment. They can even be delivered directly to your apartment. A dream come true!

    > Galeries Lafayette Champs-Elysées. 60 Avenue des Champs-Élysées, 75008 Paris.

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