7 Expectations vs Reality Vacations to Paris, Not as Romantic in Movies

What is your main resolution if suddenly a tycoon gives you a vacation ticket to Paris, France? Yup, predictably the first thing you will do is visit the Eiffel Tower. The rest, you will spend time traveling around the most romantic city in the world.

However, sometimes the desire is not always in line with the reality. The name is also a tourist spot, you are not alone who hopes to visit Paris. Hundreds of thousands, even millions of people could be at your destination.

Well, here are seven expectations vs reality of a vacation to Paris that isn’t always romantic.

1. Expect a picnic at the Eiffel Tower

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Intending to have a picnic at the Eiffel Tower? It seems that the romance of looking at the Eiffel tower with a stretch of green grass only exists in movies. This Paris icon is visited by hundreds of thousands of tourists every day.

2. Take OOTD photos with Notre Dame in the background

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It seems that if you want to get a nice photo at Notre Dame, you have to stay overnight by putting up a tent in the yard. Let alone OOTD, it’s difficult to take selfies if tourist visits are very dense.

3. The Laure Museum

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A celebrity-style photo holding the tip of the pyramid at the front door of The Loure Museum is the dream of everyone who visits Paris. But never mind, forget it! Unless you’re good at Photoshop by moving crowds of people in reality photos.

4. Sometimes you get a photo of the Mona Lisa, right?

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Do you want to photograph the Mona Lisa with your own camera? Stop the intention if you can not push patiently. It’s better to just google it for photos of Leonardo da Vinci’s paintings.

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5. Cie who dreams of romantic photos on the side of the Seine

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To be like in a romantic film, the photo with the background of the Seine River with white doves gives an interesting impression. But you have to be heartened, people who hang out on the main river that divides France can reach thousands of people.

Still insisting that you want to take nice photos yourself without crowds of people? Once again, it is recommended that you learn Photoshop.

6. To look like a French student, a photo sitting on the grass at The Pont Des Arts is really a dream

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If you want that dream to come true, then come to Paris during the season when everyone suddenly sleeps all day. It’s the only way.

7. A photo in the middle of a Parisian building will be aesthetically pleasing

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If you can get rid of this crowd of people, you can try your photo intention earlier. But if not, it’s better if you enjoy shopping along this Montmartre street.

The condition of tourist attractions is unpredictable. It could be that your expectations before leaving will be very different after arriving at the destination country. If you don’t want to be disappointed, it’s best if your vacation goal is not just getting cool photos, but enjoying every trip you take.

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