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A romantic getaway in the heart of Paris

As the French capital is known not only for its architectural and gastronomic heritage, but also as the number one location for a romantic getaway, you know that the city on the Seine is brimming with special moments guaranteed to make a lover’s heart beat faster. When it comes to Valentine's Day, or days spent shopping or sightseeing, Paris offers a multitude of delights for loving couples in need of some quality time together.

The many facets of Paris, the city of love

In the hectic start to 2016, as you make your plans and try to stick to your resolutions, don’t forget that the iconic festival that celebrates romantic love, Valentine's Day, is just around the corner. February 14th will be on you before you know it, offering the perfect excuse to treat the special person in your life to a beautiful break in the city that has come to symbolise love; passionate and sensuous Paris. Following on from Christmas, when you spent time with your relatives and children, and New Year’s Eve, when you had fun with friends, the timing of February 14th could not be better, because this significant date signals that it’s now time to focus on the one who means the most. The intimacy and meaningful occasion of Valentine’s Day is devoted entirely to couples of all ages and offers the opportunity to share moments of bliss amidst the iconic districts of Paris. Montmartre and Sacré-Coeur, Montparnasse and its luxury shopping, the Grands Boulevards and its Haussmann era buildings; there are so many wonderful places to visit and things to do in Paris. Why not book a romantic Valentine's Day dinner for two in one of the many fine restaurants in the Parisian arrondissement of your choice.

Places and visits to consider

Paris spreads wide her arms to embrace all lovers in 2016, and offers a vast array of wonderful things to do. Fans of bucolic walks and nature will find plenty that is close to their hearts by opting for a stroll in one of the many parks and public gardens of the city. From the Bois de Vincennes and Bois de Boulogne to the Jardin du Luxembourg, in the Marais or along the Seine, exceptional places abound. The diversity of the Parisian heritage has contributed to the worldwide popularity of the capital, and all the most emblematic monuments of the city wait to be explored. Notre Dame and the legendary centre of Paris; Montmartre and its art galleries; the Opéra district and the famous avenues dotted with luxury boutiques; the Champs-Élysées, most famous avenue in the world. There’s so much to see it’s hard to choose. However, one particular choice is an easy one; selecting the Hotel Convention Montparnasse as your accommodation. Easily accessible by various modes of public transport, our fine establishment is ideally located to allow you to make the most of your Valentine's Day. So why not ensure a great start to 2016 by making the love of your life very happy with an idyllic stay in Paris?

Picture: Andrés Nieto Porras from Palma de Mallorca, España

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