An Hour from Paris: 20 Secret Day Trips by Train

An Hour from Paris: 20 Secret Day Trips by Train

by Annabel Simms

Paperback(Third Edition, Third edition)

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Discover half-hidden châteaux and artists’ country houses; walk, boat or dance by the river; explore old towns and country footpaths; and eat in family-run restaurants with 1950s decor—and prices to match. Based on over 20 years’ experience of exploring the Paris countryside by train, each visit includes the essential historical context and practical information to help you discover places unknown to many Parisians. Written with humor and a flair for the unusual and authentic, the text is illustrated with original photos and local maps. It includes a unique guide to using the excellent local train network.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781843681311
Publisher: Pallas Athene (UK)
Publication date: 10/01/2017
Edition description: Third Edition, Third edition
Pages: 272
Sales rank: 344,295
Product dimensions: 4.50(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Annabel Simms was born in England, of Hungarian parentage. In 1991 she came to Paris on a year's sabbatical from her job as a college lecturer in London, and never left. She now works as a freelance journalist, editor and English teacher.

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