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The Throne Fair; the Queen of Fairgrounds

The Throne Fair; the Queen of Fairgrounds

Do you want to have a great time inParis with your family? Something that appeals to all ages is the Foire du Trône (Throne Fair), the biggest funfair in France, which makes its eagerly-awaited return to the Pelouses de Reuilly on the edge of the Bois de Vincennes from April 5th to June 2nd, 2019! Enjoy this annual event during your stay at the Hotel Université.

Spring sports; the Paris Marathon and the Jardin des Tuileries

Spring sports; the Paris Marathon and the Jardin des Tuileries

Running enthusiasts eagerly await the various events hosted by the capital every year. The most famous is certainly the great Paris Marathon, which takes place this year on April 14th. What’s more, when you stay at the Hôtel de l'Université you’ll be ideally located to enjoy jogging in the Jardin des Tuileries.

Shopping in the covered passages

Shopping in the covered passages

If you’re in the mood for a spot of shopping amidst beautiful surroundings this winter, then follow in the footsteps of the ladies in petticoats and gentlemen in frilled shirts who, in the first part of the 19th century, took advantage of the comfort and convenience of the covered passages to do their browsing and purchasing.

Visit the Parisian Christmas Markets

Visit the Parisian Christmas Markets

Always friendly, joyous and ideal for lovers, friends or family, a stroll among the stalls of a Christmas market is a great way to get into the spirit of the festive season. Fantastic Christmas markets pop up throughout the capital from the end of November, giving you the opportunity to have fun and do some gift shopping at the same time.

Dine by the fire in Paris this winter

Dine by the fire in Paris this winter

As the air turns chilly and winter’s hoary breath is felt on your cheek, what could be more romantic than a dinner by a crackling open fire in Paris? The Hôtel de l'Université, on the Parisian Left Bank, offers some suggestions for delicious meals in a cosy setting with a welcoming log fire.

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