PARIS, Nov. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Paris welcomes 29 million visitors each
year. The fashion and shopping capital, Paris has 61,232 shops -
including 8,500 devoted to clothing and accessories. Its department
stores, iconic luxury brands and world-renowned shopping districts make
Paris a fabulous place to shop all year round.
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In 2013, the 'Shopping by Paris' event will enhance the magic of the
festive season with a 'good deals' card offered by the PCVB and Premier
Tax Free: the Paris City Passport Shopping. Throughout the month of December, visitors can pick up this special
card at any of the Bureau's information points. The card is non-transferable, and valid for three days. It allows the
holder to obtain a 10% reduction in 273 well-known Paris stores: a
great way to enjoy cut-price Christmas shopping!
The Paris Shopping Book is the perfect guide to shopping in Paris. Compiled by the PCVB for
visitors and Parisians, this bilingual French-English paperback with a
print run of 85,000 copies has a handpicked selection of great shops,
cultural venues and places to eat, organized into six itineraries to
suit different shopping profiles - Select, Trendy, Creative, Boho-Chic,
Ethic-Ethnic and Savvy. From 2 January 2014 onwards, you can download
the Paris Shopping Book 2014 from the website Parisinfo.com, or stop by one of the Bureau's tourist information points to pick up a
In December, Internet users will find a comprehensive file and a video
on all the year-end events on the home page of the website
Parisinfo.com. The Bureau has also invited French and international
bloggers to share their Paris shopping experience and tips via the
Facebook page Paris je t'aime and the Twitter handle @parisotc.
January will mark the start of a shopping bonanza in 'Paris, the
shopping and fashion capital' - a top shopping destination all year
Get the most out of your Paris Christmas holiday and shopping spree: book online on Parisinfo.com.
Organized by the Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau with the support of the CCI Paris, the City of Paris and ATOUT France, the 'Shopping by Paris' event turns Paris into a shopper's paradise each year. The objective:
encouraging French and international visitors to discover the charms of
the shopping and fashion capital.
SOURCE: Office du Tourisme et des Congrès de Paris
For further information:
PCVB - Marie-Christine Rabot: +33(0)1-49-52-53-68 - email@example.com
AKAGENCY - Aleksandra Kawecki: +33(0)1-71-37-21-92 - firstname.lastname@example.org