During your stay at the Paris France Hotel, don’t miss the opportunity to discover all the riches that Paris has to offer. In addition to its museums, monuments, luxury shops and picturesque neighbourhoods, the capital has hundreds of places where you can enjoy delicious meals and tasty treats. If you have a weakness for chocolate and are in intrigued by its many manifestations, the Salon du Chocolat and the Chocolate Museum offer two essential visits to include in your itinerary.
Licking your lips at the Salon du Chocolat
Created in 1994, the Salon du Chocolat has become a much-loved institution over the years. From October 30th to November 3rd, 2019, the Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre hosts more than 500 exhibitors from around the world, giving them the space and facilities necessary to present their prestigious creations and share their passion. Each day of this huge trade fair is filled with plenty of events to keep even the most jaded chocolate lovers happy. The most famous is surely the stunning parade of chocolate dresses worn by professional models, but you’re also sure to enjoy the live demonstrations given by top pâtissiers and chocolatiers.
The Musée du Chocolat; an unmissable museum for chocoholics
Established in 2010, the Chocolate Museum / Choco Story traces the history of cocoa production, chocolate consumption and the evolution of its manufacture. The museum is very popular with gourmands as it offers the mouthwatering opportunity to taste all kinds of chocolate. Demonstrations by chocolatiers give you a chance to perfect your own skills. Located on the Boulevard de Bonne Nouvelle in the 10th arrondissement, this unusual museum is only a fifteen-minute walk from the Paris France Hotel.
Paris France Hotel, a 3-star hotel ideally located at the centre of Paris