Lonely Planet Writer

‘Yes I speak touriste’ app unveiled in Paris for non-French speakers

A new app has been unveiled in Paris to assist foreigners in the city who don’t speak French.

Paris, France.
Paris, France. Image by Navin Rajagopalan / CC BY-SA 2.0

The ‘Yes I speak touriste’ app helps non-French speakers locate places in Paris, such as restaurants and hotels, where their native tongue is spoken. The user selects their preferred language and is then provided with a map of the locations. The app is available in nine languages and there is also a website and a paper guide. Read more: thelocal.fr