A cinema social club that screens a different movie each month is a quirky way to meet locals while learning to the differences between Film Noir and New Wave.
Sumptuous galettes de rois, from traditional to original, can be found throughout the French capital this January.
The capital of couture is also a top destination for vintage shopping, with boutiques ranging from high end to affordable.
With a recent spate of restaurant openings for those with restricted diets, the French capital is no longer a culinary minefield for those with special demands.
From Stockholm to San Francisco, these five cities are intrinsically tied to their harbours, coastlines and bays.
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