What it’s like:Lively · Historic · Hip
Known for:Art gallery · Parks · Boutique
Nearby conveniences:Restaurants · Shops
Tips from locals
Luxury shops and small retailers. My favorite Italian traiteur called Pastavino is there
Saint-Germain-des-Prés has an artistic allure and storied literary history – Oscar Wilde lived at what is now the very hip L’Hotel, and classic locales like Café de Flore and Deux Magots were hangouts for figures like Sartre, de Beauvoir and Camus. Today, the existentialists may be long gone, but…
Stroll over the river to the Rive Gauche and enjoy classic Paris at its best.
Church being renovated, but with beautiful new paintings. one of the oldest churches of Paris