One of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, Paris is home to iconic architecture, remarkable history, incredible culture, and some unique souvenirs. From Eiffel Tower miniatures to marinière sweaters, there are many things you can buy in Paris that will awaken sweet memories of your stay in the beautiful city. Just don’t forget to leave a little extra room in your suitcase to bring some of these souvenirs back from the City of Lights.
Eiffel Tower Miniature
Although it is a cliché, it is a must-have and it won’t cost you a fortune. So, why not buy a smaller version of the Eiffel Tower, the most iconic Parisian landmark, and put it in your suitcase?
Bottle of Wine or Champagne
France holds centuries-old secrets to wine making, so wine or champagne is the ultimate symbol of the country. And you will be delighted with the wide selection of wines at every price level.
It is believed that French people always wear knitted woolen hats called Bérets. While you won’t see many people in Paris wearing Bérets, you will definitely find many classy and stylish knitted woolen hats in every gift or souvenir shop in the city.
This piece of clothing was originally worn by French Marines (hence the name). The long-sleeved jersey with horizontal white and blue stripes is actually a classic of Paris fashion. Just buy one and it will bring you back to your special time in Paris.
It isn’t a bad idea to commemorate your trip with some melt-in-your-mouth chocolate. With many famous chocolatiers, such as Pierre Marcolini, Pierre Herme, and Paul Hevin, you won’t have a hard time finding high-quality chocolate in the city.