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About aramis

I am Alinah, and I am passionate about Paris since 2008. And I have traveled many countries since then. Now I share my past and current experiences by writing and sharing my passion.

Visiting Parc Astérix as a family

If you believe that the family outings are important, that experiencing thrills together strengthens your ties and your complicity, then going to Parc Asteérix might be a great idea! Attractions for the whole family If you have never heard of it, Parc Astérix is, as you suspect, a theme park on the Gauls. By consulting [...]

Visiting Parc Astérix as a family2017-02-03T08:24:41+00:00

Visiting Disneyland Paris for the first time: some useful tips

During your stay in Paris, you plan to visit Disneyland for the first time? This is great because we have prepared here some tips that can help you make the most of your stay, as well as enjoy the best attractions of Disneyland Paris. 1- Access to Disneyland Paris To begin with, you need to [...]

Visiting Disneyland Paris for the first time: some useful tips2017-01-13T21:25:47+00:00

Paris takes care of you: the 6 foundations of a successful stay

As one might expect, Paris is a beautiful city, a megalopolis offering all the necessary assets for a successful stay! Even remaining within the 6th district, you will find everything you need! Accommodation and restaurants 1. Comfortable accommodation If you are looking for a cheap hotel in Paris, don’t bother anymore and book a room [...]

Paris takes care of you: the 6 foundations of a successful stay2017-01-13T15:20:58+00:00

10 helpful tips to spend a good time at a restaurant in Paris 6

During your stay in Paris, opt for the Best Western Aramis to enjoy nearby iconic sites and the best restaurants of the 6th district! Here are some helpful tips to enjoy the French cuisine in the capital! 1. Prefer the restaurants close to the Best Western Aramis Located in the Saint-Germain-des-Prés area, the Best Western [...]

10 helpful tips to spend a good time at a restaurant in Paris 62017-01-13T09:19:31+00:00

Enjoying the Paris winter sales 2017

If you are on holiday in Paris in January, you can enjoy the Paris winter sales 2017 which are synonyms of great deals. Fashion items, souvenirs, FC Barcelona jerseys... The new coming year means shopping and discounts! Staying in Paris during the 2017 winter sales SIf you spend a stay in Paris at the [...]

Enjoying the Paris winter sales 20172017-01-13T08:05:19+00:00

Enjoying magical moments during the holiday period in Paris

The “City of Light”, Paris nickname, takes on its full meaning when the end-of-year holidays are approaching, as the streets and the city’s iconic sites are illuminated and the windows of department stores adorned with Christmas decorations. Holiday period : spending Christmas in Paris Spending Christmas in Paris is something that should be done once [...]

Enjoying magical moments during the holiday period in Paris2017-01-12T07:08:29+00:00

Visiting the Pantheon among other Parisian emblematic monuments

During your stay in Paris, take a tour including the Eiffel Tower, the Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Champs-Élysées and the Pantheon. By staying at the Best Western Hotel Aramis Saint-Germain, you can visit these sites by metro! The Pantheon, a worthy representative of French architectural and historical heritage Paris counts a great number of iconic [...]

Visiting the Pantheon among other Parisian emblematic monuments2017-01-16T06:54:38+00:00

Staying close to the Montparnasse train station

The Montparnasse train station is very popular in the city of Paris, being the arrival point for most travelers from Europe and around the world, transferred from Paris airports. By choosing a hotel located nearby, you would easily discover the attractions of the city.   Staying in a hotel near the Montparnasse train station During [...]

Staying close to the Montparnasse train station2017-01-13T16:11:40+00:00

The 6th district of Paris

The 6th district of Paris is renowned for its residential areas and the Jardin du Luxembourg. It also houses important buildings and monuments, including the Saint-Germain-des-Prés abbey. This part of the city has various attractions to be discovered! The quarters of the 6th district of Paris The 6th district is located on the left bank [...]

The 6th district of Paris2017-01-13T16:53:42+00:00

Paris Rive Gauche

The Paris Rive Gauche area covers the quarters and districts located on the left bank of the Seine River. It includes several major monuments (Notre-Dame), mythical places (Jardin du Luxembourg, Montparnasse Tower) and shopping paradise (Rue Saint-Sulpice, rue de Rennes, Galeries Lafayette). Districts and monuments of the Paris Rive Gauche Paris Rive Gauche includes [...]

Paris Rive Gauche2017-01-13T13:54:59+00:00

Shopping: The Galeries Lafayette and Le Bon Marché stores

When it comes to shopping in Paris, whether for Parisians or tourists, two places are unavoidable: the Galeries Lafayette and Le Bon Marché stores. These big stores located on the left bank of the Seine River are world-renowned and attract many shopping enthusiasts from all over the world.     The Galeries Lafayette, a [...]

Shopping: The Galeries Lafayette and Le Bon Marché stores2017-01-13T17:57:26+00:00

Notre-Dame de Paris

Notre-Dame is a symbol of Paris and the most visited site in France. This cathedral is famous for its huge towers that house enormous bells, its gargoyles and fantastic sculptures and the Hunchback!   Characteristics and history of  the Notre-Dame Cathedral Located in the 4th district, in the eastern part of the Ile de la Cité, [...]

Notre-Dame de Paris2017-01-13T18:17:48+00:00

Rue de Rennes, the perfect place for shopping in Paris

Paris is often referred to as the City of Love or the City of Light, but Paris is also the shopping city par excellence. Being the European capital of fashion, no wonder its districts include many renowned shops. Saint-Germain-des-Prés is one of the most valued areas by Parisians and tourists when it comes to shopping, [...]

Rue de Rennes, the perfect place for shopping in Paris2017-01-13T18:24:12+00:00

The Jardin du Luxembourg

The Jardin du Luxembourg is an iconic park very much appreciated by Parisians and visitors. Couples, friends, families, students, tourists, sportsmen and chess players spend pleasant moments here while walking along flower-bordered paths (primrose, forget-me-not, pansies, wallflowers, geraniums, calceolarias, petunias, ageratum or dahlia). There are plenty of activities thanks to the various entertainments offered, including [...]

The Jardin du Luxembourg2017-01-13T18:39:32+00:00

Montparnasse

The Montparnasse quarter is located in the 14th district of Paris, on the left bank of the Seine River. The area is renowned for the Montparnasse Tower, but also for other attractions, including the Paris Observatory, the Catacombs, the Bourdelle Museum, the Atlantic Garden, the Place Denfert-Rochereau, etc. Montparnasse quarter : the touristic sites The [...]

Montparnasse2017-01-16T07:57:29+00:00

The Quartier Latin

Located in the 5th and 6th district of Paris, on the left bank of the Seine River, the Quartier Latin is a well-known place because of the Sorbonne. This great university, founded in 1150, is highly considered across Europe and the world over and symbolizes the excellence of the French higher education system. Although [...]

The Quartier Latin2017-01-13T20:43:42+00:00

The Saint-Michel quarter

Located in the 5th and 6th districts of Paris, the Saint-Michel quarter is surrounded by other renowned places full of history and culture, including the Quartier Latin which is famed for the Sorbonne and its predominantly young population, and Saint-Germain-des-Prés with its buildings dating from the seventeenth century and its sumptuous ready-to-wear boutiques. It [...]

The Saint-Michel quarter2017-01-16T08:09:26+00:00

A Parisian landmark district : Saint-Germain-des-Prés

Saint-Germain-des-Prés is a symbolic Parisian district located on the left bank of the Seine River, opposite the Louvre museum and not far from the BEST WESTERN Aramis Paris. It is a picturesque setting characterized by seventeenth-century buildings, centuries-old churches, high fashion boutiques, charming tea houses and atypical coffee shops. In the twentieth century, this [...]

A Parisian landmark district : Saint-Germain-des-Prés2017-01-13T20:57:55+00:00