Ice rinks and Christmas markets: the joys of winter in Paris
Published on 9 November 2017, dans Entertainment
Immerse yourself in the delights of winter, the Christmas season and the fun of festive shopping by treating yourself to a break in Paris! The capital is adorned with her winter plumage and offers attractions such as pop-up ice rinks and Christmas markets. Come and enjoy the atmosphere, whether solo, with your special one, with friends or family!
Eiffel on Ice, the magic ice rink of the Champs de Mars
Could a pop-up ice rink location possibly be more idyllic? From December 15th to January 3rd an ice skating rink will be set up at the foot of the Eiffel Tower. Strap on your skates and have fun just below the most emblematic monument of the French capital. During the day, you enjoy a breathtaking view of the Eiffel Tower and the Champs de Mars, while in the evening the Iron Lady is wreathed in lights, creating an unforgettable sight.
Perfect shopping at the Parisian Christmas markets
There is surely no better way to get into the mood for the winter festivities than by browsing Christmas markets! In Paris, these markets occupy the most beautiful locations of the capital, such as the elegant Saint-Germain-des-Prés district and the forecourt of the famous Notre-Dame Cathedral, by the Seine. Wandering through these picturesque and charming markets you’ll find all sorts of culinary delights to enjoy on the spot, as well as great gift ideas for your loved ones.
Hotel Université, your haven of peace and comfort
For your Parisian getaway to be perfect, choose the Hôtel Université in the heart of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés district, on the Left Bank of the Seine, near the Christmas markets and the most beautiful shopping streets. It offers a chic and contemporary setting, tranquillity, pleasant décor and a haven of comfort.