Happy New Year!

Jan 02 2016

No matter what they say, Paris will always be Paris and the time has come to get on the plane and join one of my Paris walking tours! Of course, 2016 definitely left mixed feelings to many of us. On […]

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janvier 02, 2016

Are Macaroons pastry pornography?

Oct 20 2015

One of the most asked question is: where to find the best macaroons? Here is a valuable answer. Of course, I already stated that macaroons are on the way out, éclairs are the new macaroons as charcoal grey is the […]

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octobre 20, 2015

Best Parisian counter

Oct 06 2015

A quick bite or an easy dinner after a long day walking, Le BAT (bar à tapas), this French Tapas restaurant is the place! Fresh and creative cuisine based on a tapas formula but with a French flair. The plates […]

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octobre 06, 2015

In the steps of Marie-Antoinette

Sep 29 2015

It is the oldest chocolate supplier in Paris. Operating since 1761, Queen Marie-Antoinette was a regular for her chocolate pralines and other sweet specialties and God knows she had a sweet tooth! This year again, A la mère de famille […]

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septembre 29, 2015

Meat lovers

Sep 19 2014

On the north edge of Le Marais district so called the hight Marais, L’aller-Retour is one of the best meat restaurant in Paris. One of these small restaurants in Paris we go to when we have a craving for top […]

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septembre 19, 2014


Sep 16 2014

After a short intermission for a deserved renovation, the famous restaurant Le Train Bleu, in Paris Gare de Lyon station  has just re-opened today. This buffet opened during the world fair of 1900 to welcome the many visitors arriving from […]

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septembre 16, 2014

Peak of chic

Sep 12 2014

It’s only happening once every two years and it has just opened yesterday: the fabulous Biennale des Antiquaires 2014. Under the glass dome of Grand Palais, in the middle of Champs Elysées, the most prestigious exhibition of world class antiques […]

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septembre 12, 2014

Wanna be a Parisian?

Juin 29 2014

You will thank me later for the precious tips I’m giving away today on how to become a Parisian. Start practicing some weeks before you visit to make sure you have a great time in town. Of course your looks […]

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juin 29, 2014

The center of the world

Mai 10 2014

An invitation to jump back in time with this wonderful exhibition taking place in one of the symbols of the « Belle Epoque » in Paris, le Petit Palais. Facing the « grand » one, this jewel of the 1900’s hosts a selection of […]

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mai 10, 2014

Fluctuat nec mergitur

Avr 16 2014

It’s tossed by the waves but never sinks is the translation of the motto of Paris that you will see engraved together with the coat of arms of the city over the facades of the administration buildings around town. Yes, […]

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avril 16, 2014