If you’re single, don’t let the “city of love” title discourage from experiencing all Paris has to offer. There are plenty of things to do and see that makes Paris the perfect place for singles to travel and explore. Check out our guide to enjoying Paris sans relation.
- Barrio Latino
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Get your Old Havana fix and salsa the night away without care in this sexy dance hall. Their mojitos are to die for, by the way!
- Le Chat Noir
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You can’t say you’ve truly experienced Paris unless you’ve pulled up a seat at this cozy café for some people watching.
- Social Club
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Paris has a killer underground techno scene, and the Paris Social Club has it all. Come for a cool basement feel but stay for its hipster vibe.
- Grand Train
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If you are a lover of street food, Grand Train is not to be missed. Enjoy their antique train exhibit and vintage setting.
- La Javelle
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Live music and drinks nightly by the river, this setting is perfect if you’re traveling during the summer because it's a wonderful place to meet new people.
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If you’re looking to get dressed up and enjoy a night on the town, this cocktail bar offers a chic ambience you’ll love. Try their notorious Capri Cocktail.
- Rosa Bonheur Sur Seine
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This Seine side wine and beer garden is a discreet place to spend the afternoon. Perfect for a glass of wine and a good read.
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The CopperBay is one of the few places in Paris where you can custom make your own cocktail at the bar. Chat it up with the baristas and other visitors.
- Concrete Paris
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Another great electronic music location. This outdoor clubbing experience is definitely one to write home about.
- Luxembourg Garden
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The garden isn’t just a romantic scene. During the summer they offer free, late afternoon concerts that attract more of a singles crowd.
- Le Syndicat
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This bar is a hidden gem that provides a great local scene. Try cocktails made exclusively from French alcohols.
- Shakespeare and Company
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If you are less “club scene” and more of a bookworm, the Shakespeare and Co. vintage bookstore cannot be missed. Arrive early to avoid the crowds.
- Les Deux Magots
While slightly on the pricey side, this café regularly attracts a crowd of single tourists from around the globe.
- The Web Bar
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By day it’s a great place to check your email; by night it becomes a local spot for poetry and short film screenings. Faire artistique!
- Lo Sushi
There’s no end of delicious French food in Paris, but sometimes you crave something a little different. Stop by this Tokyo-style revolving sushi bar where you can help yourself to all the sushi your heart desires.
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Stroll along the south bank of the Seine to find a wide selection of unique and modern graffiti, perfect for photographers.
- Moulin Rouge
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Stop by just to check out the infamous windmill or purchase a ticket for an unforgettable cabaret show.
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One of the most famous museums in the world, the Louvre's grand size makes it perfect for solo travelers as they can make your visit as short or long as they'd like.
- Notre Dame
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Breathtaking architecture and free admission make this a valuable stop on the trip. It's a can't-miss no matter who you're traveling with.
Make yourself at home in this house-themed restaurant. Drink and flirt in the spot's living room, dining room, or boudoir.
If you haven't traveled solo yet, Paris is a great choice for a first time single trip. It's filled with destinations that are lively and epitomize this beautiful city, making it ideal for all types of travelers alike.
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