Departures rounds up the best French excursions to take from Paris.

“Très chic accommodations can be found at Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo, another American Express Fine Hotel & Resort Property—you’ll have a stunning view of the Mediterranean Sea from your room and will be in walking distance of Monte-Carlo Casino, an essential Monaco attraction,” reports Departures.

For a très chic weekend getaways from the City of Lights: https://www.departures.com/travel/weekend-trips-from-paris