If I were to guess which city had the most guidebooks written about it, my guess would be Paris. Paris is, after all, the city many romanticize, regardless of whether or not they have actually been there. There is a charm to Paris, a pull for many travelers — it’s a city full of quirks, mystery, hidden streets, and tucked-away gardens.
But as a resident of Paris, I am here to tell you: the guidebooks don't tell you everything. Whether you're plotting a trip soon or just want a five-minute armchair vacation this morning, learn these 10 Paris secrets every new visitor should know.