Visiting the Louvre: Tips & 11 Mistakes to Avoid [2023]

Symmetrical views of the two pyramids in front of the Louvre, with the Louvre behind it

As the French call it, Le Louvre (short for Palais-Royal Musée du Louvre, quite a mouthful!) is perhaps the world’s most inspiring museum. For many travelers, a visit to the Louvre is something they simply cannot miss when in Paris! Housing countless pieces of art and objects from ancient civilizations, visiting the Louvre can be … Read more

3 Best Impressionist Museums in Paris + Key Works to Look Out For!

Considered the birthplace of Impressionism, Paris is home to some of the most prestigious Impressionist masterpieces in the world.  Most notably, these works include Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe by Edouard Manet, Les Danseuses by Edgar Degas, and of course, Les Nymphéas by Claude Monet.  Before we dive into our in-depth guide of the best Impressionist … Read more