Whether you are looking for romance, culture, art or food, there is no destination that combines them all as well as the French capital. Paris is one of the premier tourist destinations on the planet and is home the world’s most popular paid attraction, the Eiffel Tower. While the Eiffel Tower is synonymous with the city and the country as a whole, there is no end to the delights on offer when you visit Paris.
Visit Gare du Nord and Gare de L’Est in Paris
Many people first experience of the city is from the Gare du Nord train station which is the busiest in Europe. Located in the 10th arrondissement, the station is a stone’s throw from another major Parisian transport hub, the Gare de L’Est rail station.
The area surrounding the two stations is dominated by the picturesque Canal Saint-Martin. The canal offers the perfect route for a pleasant stroll and is lined with a number of café bars and restaurant hotels. Gare du Nord is also less than a mile's walk from the beautiful Sacré-Cœur Basilica that dominates the skyline from Montmartre. Find the ideal room to enjoy your trip to the area by choosing Expedia’s comprehensive search tool to find the right hotel for you.