Bois de Vincennes (wood)
With 955 hectares, lakes, zoo, the Parc floral and racecourse, the Bois de Vincennes is a green lung of Paris.
Jules Renard said: 'Add two letters to Paris … and you get Paradis [Paradise]'. At the eastern gateway to Paris is a Garden of Eden. The Bois de Vincennes, the Parc Floral, the Château de Vincennes. Green and more green - all great sights!