L’Ascension, new address off the beaten path.

Jan 09 2019

L’Ascension is one of this places that you are so happy you found in Paris. In a city that offers about 20 000 restaurants, you don’t get surprised that often specially when you try to dine on reasonable budget and […]

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janvier 09, 2019

Secret charm for dinner

Juin 19 2018

In the rear of a small Paris building, L’Arrière Cour is a charming Paris restaurant for food lovers looking for quality market food. The neighborhood is busy with bars, cheap food, local students and hipster families. So, I was not […]

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juin 19, 2018

What’s new? Versailles!

Mai 24 2018

Never opened to the public over the last 200 years, the Hamlet of the Queen of France in the parc of the Palace of Versailles is now open to visitors. This hidden gem was offered to Marie-Antoinette by her husband, King […]

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mai 24, 2018

Paris canteen for serious foodies only!

Jan 28 2018

You have to find one of these restaurants near you wherever you are in Paris. This canteen has 5 locations in town and 1 in the fabulous wholesale food market of Rungis, the biggest food market in the world. The […]

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janvier 28, 2018

21 rue La Boétie, Paris

Mar 13 2017

It was the address of Paul Rosenberg’s art gallery at the turn of the XXth century. Rosenberg was one of the most important art dealer in the world from Paris to London and New York. Wise business man and admirer […]

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mars 13, 2017

Vermeer exhibit at the Louvre

Fév 26 2017

It has been more than 50 years since the last exhibition of Johannes Vermeer at the Louvre. Yes, already in the Louvre at the time, proving that Paris will always be Paris. For the next 2 month, until May22nd 2017, […]

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février 26, 2017

New bistro in Montmartre

Déc 11 2016

The place we were waiting for! A charming little bistro close to the top of the hill of Montmartre but away from the nasty tourist traps and on a reasonable budget! Charming traditional Parisian decor of an authentic casual bistro […]

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décembre 11, 2016

Paris, capital of the arts

Oct 21 2016

With the fall opens in Paris the real season for arts. Biennale des Antiquaires in September for exclusive antiques, Nuit Blanche in October or FIAC for contemporary art lovers, taking place this week, will ask you to warm up your […]

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octobre 21, 2016

Saint-Germain greed!

Avr 12 2016

The neighborhood seemed to have turned into a tourist luna park with the overrated so called « Saint-Germain food tours »,  heavy duty luxury brands, outragously expensive drinks and lousy restaurants. I might have to revise this point of view after a […]

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avril 12, 2016

Say cheese!

Jan 31 2016

Dis you say cheese when you smile? Just opened a couple of month ago, this new cheese and wine tasting store close to the Louvre and Palais Royal offers a very picky selection of cheeses and wines with highly professionnal […]

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janvier 31, 2016