Canal St Martin is one of the coolest parts of Paris. The 4.5-kilometre-long waterway is lined with some of the city’s chicest eateries, curated design shops and charming cafés, and is a draw for Paris’s cultured trendsetters. The multi-ethnic quarter has seen a wave of gentrification over the past few years, with many of the city’s newest stores and eateries choosing to open in the 10th arrondissement. In this guide we take you through the Canal Saint-Martin area and highlight the top spots along the way. From the best street food to top shopping and hidden gems, these are the top 10 things to see and do along Canal Saint-Martin here.