The Paris Shopping Companion
A Personal Guide to the Finest Shops in Paris for Every PocketbookBook - 2002
It has been said that even those who hate shopping love to do it in Paris. Indeed, of all the ways to explore the city of lights - such as touring, studying, or meandering through its streets - shopping is by far the most pleasant and civilised way to get to know the city. The Paris Shopping Companion is the perfect guide for the traveller who wants to make the most of what Paris has to offer. While certainly a travel guide, it provides something no other book does: personal guidance from someone who knows how to look at each establishment from a French point of view and practical advice on the best buys at each shop. Containing maps of the major shopping areas, the book is organised to encourage shopping forays neighbourhood by neighbourhood. The Paris Shopping Companion describes the merchandise of a wide array of Paris businesses offering unique goods and services, from clothing to linens, jewellery and accessories to books, stationery, food, collectibles, leather goods, kitchen aids and more. Packed with practical information, it will be useful for anyone who travels to Paris, regardless of the budget.
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Cumberland House, c2002
Edition: 3rd ed
Branch Call Number: 380.145 WINKLER
Characteristics: 207 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Personal guide to shopping in Paris for every pocketbook