Paris in a day
About this time last year I was going to travel to Europe for work and I was going to be near Paris. Naturally I jumped at the chance to see this iconic city. I also knew I would have limited time available and could not stay longer than the weekend. So, I prepared to do Paris in a day!
This was going to be a challenge. The old carpenter’s adage of ‘measure twice, cut once’ sure was appropriate in this scenario. I only had a weekend, minus about one day of travel which gave me one full day to pack as much of Paris as I could. Pre-planning was going to be key. To compound this bravery this was also my first time in Europe, I didn’t know much French, and I was going alone. I was realistic and knew that I wasn’t going to get the full experience from each attraction. Having this in mind while planning made things easier to manage. Browsing the net for help on putting my ‘Paris in a day’ itinerary together I came across a nice tool on a site called visitacity.com . This site had customizable itineraries based on your length of trip, sites, and activities – just what I was looking for!