Having a date in Paris? Perhaps you are a bit nervous considering you might be new to this world’s most beautiful city. There are a couple of things you need to do before you even book a flight for the long-awaited date. Here are some of them. Let’s read on.
1. Decide the venue of the date
First, do a little research to identify the right place for your date. There are beautiful restaurants in Paris that will leave you wanting to extend your stay in the city. Not leaving behind the traditional Persian dining like Chateaubriand and Agape Substance among others. For a romantic spectacle, you can consider visiting “Pont des Arts” which is also called “Love Bridge.” Here all lovers open their hearts and throw the key to seal their love. Read on Paris travel tips for information about more fantastic date venues and how you should behave while in the city.
2. Time well
The best time to visit Paris is from June to September and October. During this time, the weather in Paris is just perfect. There are long days of sunshine and the highs go up to 70s. Though this is the most crowded and expensive time since Paris is one of the most visited cities in the world. If you settle for this time you are likely going to have that perfect time you‘ve been longing for a long while.
3. Get your travel documents ready
You also need to apply for a passport in your home country at least 4 to 6 weeks before your trip if you are not a French citizen. For entry into Paris, your passport must be valid for at least 90 days after your date of departure. For the U.S residents traveling to Paris, a United States Passport is required. You can visit the U.S department’s website to get the latest information on the entry and exit requirements.
4. Understand your travel route
Get to know the travel guide well. If you are traveling from the French or European cities, you can take a train to Paris through the SNCF rail and TGV high-speed trains that go from France through other European countries. Paris is quite big. Once in the city, the best way to travel is by foot or by the buses which traverse the city. For personal security be very alert especially at the train and bus stations. Pickpocketing is very common.
5. Get your personal effects ready
Plan your outfits in advance. If you are preparing for a night dinner, plan to pack a decent pair of shoes and appropriate dinner clothes. Also, come up with a list of everything are likely to use while on transit as well for the entire period that you’ll spend there. If you’ll have to buy some things, budget for them accordingly. If someone is taking care of them, well, that’s one worry down.
Now you know what to make that date a fantastic one, with no confusion and inconveniences. Will you call your date partner and remind him/her about the great moments awaiting you in the city? You should.