Although it’s in the middle of Paris, I’île Saint-Louis is on island time. Since the larger island next door boasts Notre Dame, tourists often overlook the charming Île Saint-Louis. That’s what preserves the island’s feel as a step back to the 18th century. Wander quaint streets between splendid buildings, then head to Quai de Bourbon (which runs along the north side of the island) for a tranquil view of the Seine's green waters. Be sure to check out 31 Rue Saint-Louis en I’île, the birthplace of Berthillon ice cream.
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