butte (hill) that is the highest point of
Montmartre is a magnet for visitors to Paris and
although some dismiss the area as 'too touristy'
we highly recommend it.
is an area of the Paris that has a history like
no other part of the city. Influenced by artists
and anarchists alike it provides it rich life-tapestry in many colours.
day the you can witness the sun's reflection on
the white exterior of the basilica
Sacré Coeur and
the colourful scenes around the Place du Tertre
just a few minutes away.
By night you can trawl
the streets of the Pigalle, renowned as the home
of X-rated peep shows, strip clubs,sex shops and
more besides. Some may say it is still a little
like taking a 'walk on the wild side' but it is
perfectly safe and fun to be an external voyeur
for the time it takes to walk west along
Boulevard de Clichy towards the world famous