The atmosphere in the Quays of the Seine

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Summer is comming, walking through Paris along the Seine quays is discovering multiples sides of the city such as the bridges and the islands, the barges and the tourist river boats, the important monuments of Paris, the luxurious hotels, which day and night edge the river. The quays take us in a warm and festive atmosphere !!!

Come take a look at the various activities in the riverbanks that creates this so special atmosphere!

The atmosphere in the Quays of the Seine

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When the weather is good, the Seine banks make possible for the visitors from all across the world to discover Paris in a different angle. It's a unusual place to picnic, party, relax, observe, re-energise, in the heart of the city of lights, with your lover or with your friends as well.We can find along the Seinequays:


- Tropical and Latinos dance nights (free): So, when summer comes, the Seine banks can be transformed in a huge dancefloor that attract all the foreign communities. These nights are open to all: skilled and beginners dancers or even curious people. In this layout, Each one can bring drinks and something to eat. This event generally takes place frome June 25th to August 31st and is around quai Saint Bernard.

The evenings on boats or barges: Barges are transformed into restaurants, bar and nightclubs sometimes. The Seine banks by night show a completly other side: younger and more festive. Some good spots to party and have fun:Le Bateau Concorde Atlantique (in the Quai Anatole France), Le Café Barge restaurant(la Rapée port) or even Le Batofar, famous bar/restaurant (located in the Quai François Mauriac, Paris 13th) etc...

The Seine Banks: The riverbanks became an unavoidable place that gather friends, families, sportsmen and women on the quays for many and varied original activities.

Second-hand booksellers (Les bouqinistes): It is important outdoor libraries along the quays. These are totally embeded in the parisian landscape making the reputation and the charm of the Quays of the Seine. A cultural atmosphere around a historic and litterary estate.(Location: Right Side: from Pont Marie to Quai du Louvre / Left Side: from Quai de la Tournelle to Quai Voltaire).
Thanks to these many activities in the Quays, you could in this way come to discover many kinds of atmospheres: Cultural, festive, intelectual etc...


So see you all there to explore it!!!


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