Paris in Summer: Ten things to do on a shoestring
While most Parisians head to the coast in summer, many are left behind looking for something to do. And it doesn't have to be expensive. Here are ten things to do to keep cool that won't cost you an arm and a leg.
A hot summer in Paris can leave you gasping for some fresh air. So head down to Parc Andre Citroën in the 15th arrondissement and get a lift above the traffic fumes in the giant air balloon and at the same time get a bird's eye view of the capital. The park itself is also a pleasant place to relax in the sun.
Photo: Tonio Vega