2nd Arrondissement

2nd Arrondissement Travel Guide

Articles about 2nd Arrondissement

By Alexandra Marshall

Hotels in 2nd Arrondissement

Palatial hotel with sexy interiors—a daring design departure from its more traditional neighbors—just off the Place Vendôme.

Restaurants in 2nd Arrondissement

Japanese chef Shinichi Sato’s Asian-inspired contemporary French cuisine has been persistently difficult to taste since being awarded a second Michelin star in April 2011.

Things to do in 2nd Arrondissement

Opened in 1906, Van Cleef & Arpels’ first boutique still occupies the same spot in the elegant Place Vendome. Designed by Patrick Jouin, the luxurious shop features a palate of creams and beiges, gently curving display cases, silk-covered furniture, and sparkling chandeliers.