Café and restaurant terraces spill chairs into the path of pedestrians staying open despite the chill. It's the best season for food in Paris with market stalls arising overnight exploding with a kaleidoscopic harvest bounty and it's also the period for the Beaujolais Noveau - the delicious red wine produced in the Beaujolais region - one of the most frivolous and animated rituals in the wine world. Local bars, cafes and and bistros celebrate the arrival with much fan fare.
Fall is also the unrushed season, a time of inky newspapers on wooden sticks, of thick, well-thumbed novels, of deep yawns and slow trawls. Quite simply, it's Paris Perfect!
TIP: Since September is the tail-end of summer in Paris and warm, sunny days are still probable, pack clothes for both cool and sunny conditions. You should also take a sturdy umbrella, rain is common!
a garden apartment in the St Germain-des-Pre
a special Autumn Rate!
B&B101 our very BEST garden apartment with a very quirky, cosy artful atmosphere (think dark wood, books and art pieces throughout) where guests can enjoy the magical weather and leaf blowing in their own backyard while enjoying outdoor breakfasts or simple afternoon tea time in the garden; as well as in the streets of Paris!
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