As the festive season approaches, Paris puts on her finest clothes of light and is transformed into a magical place. This year, give your loved ones a truly special Christmas by treating them to a break in the capital at the Hotel Les Deux Girafes, where they can enjoy the unique atmosphere that Paris offers at this enchanting time of year. Confronted by exquisite shop window displays, gorgeous illuminations and picturesque Christmas markets, you’ll not know which way to turn!
Department store display windows; delightful daydreams
It’s a much-loved custom that has delighted generations of Parisians. Every December, the capital’s world-famous department stores compete with ingenuity and artistic spirit to create absolutely superb festive window displays. The little ones love these portals into charming worlds where characters come to life, while adults are amazed by the technical skills and originality of these veritable works of art. This December, the Galeries Lafayette and Bon Marché await you with their sublime creations.
Illuminations welcome you to the City of Light
The boulevards are festooned with bright garlands and each district proudly displays its huge tree. In the evenings, the Eiffel Tower sparkles with a myriad of coloured lights. Paris at Christmas is the most romantic city in the world, a riot of spellbinding illuminations. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with your partner or family!
Christmas markets for a festive food frenzy
Finally, Paris at Christmas would not be the same without the city’s seasonal markets, where you can stroll and browse, drink mulled wine and tuck into biscuits flavoured with cinnamon and ginger! It’s the perfect opportunity to find homemade treats to share with your loved ones. The chic, trendy and very cosy Hotel Les Deux Girafes welcomes you for your Christmas break in the capital.
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Hotel Les Deux Girafes, a 4-star boutique hotel in the heart of Bastille-République district