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How to spend 12 hours in Paris

I love living in Europe where so many countries and different cultures are just a short flight or train ride away.

While Alex was visiting me in London we decided to take advantage of that opportunity to hop over to Paris for the day.

Here's everything we did with 12 hours in Paris.

1. Louvre Museum
We started our day at the Louvre. I bought tickets online ahead of time, which is a must so you can wait in the shorter line and get into the museum faster. The Louvre is massive and it's impossible to see the whole museum in one day. If you plan ahead of time and prioritize what you want to see, you can maximize your visit. Alex and I sought out the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, Liberty Leading the People, and the Marly Horses. Check out my Instagram stories from France! 

2. Arc de Triomphe
The Arc de Triomphe is a fixture of Parisian architecture. For €13 you can go to the top of the Arc but my favorite thing about the Arc de Triomphe is its location. It's placed right in the mi…