By
Holly V. Kapherr



Headed to the most romantic city in the world? Obviously, you’ll scale the Eiffel Tower, lunch on the Seine in a
bateau mouche
, and ogle priceless art at the Musee D’Orsay, but there’s plenty for those who prefer rock ’n’ roll and brewskis to Renoir and Bordeaux.



For the cardio queen …


Lace up your kicks, hit the cobblestone, and earn every creamy calorie with
Paris Running Tours
. Jog past the Louvre’s glass pyramids on the Right Bank tour, or follow the Paris cathedral trail past Saint-Sulpice and Notre Dame.



For the mixology maven …


Even if you can’t foot the bill to stay at the five-star
Le Royal Monceau Raffles Paris
, expertly crafted cocktails and celeb-spotting at its bar fit any budget. Mixologists pour your poison in a coupe of your choosing from the wall of vintage glassware.
From $1,100 per night.



For the soccer hooligan …


Take the 20-minute metro ride to the home of celebrated club Paris Saint-Germain,
Parc des Princes
. Hourlong tours are offered Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays and include a lingering stop in the trophy room to celebrate the French side’s glory days.



For the Spotify groupie …


You can’t beat a bar, restaurant, nightclub and concert hall all rolled into one. The dance floor at
L’Alimentation Generale
fills quickly as dinner tables empty, and live bands and world-class DJs take the stage until 5 a.m.



For the craft-beer connoisseur …


IPA lovers can swill at
The Frog & Rosbif
, a microbrewery with beers sporting clever monikers (a roasty Dark de Triomphe, anyone?) and burgers to quell any craving for home.




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