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

Re-opening

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

Celebs of Montmartre

Fév 26 2014

Fans of Amélie Poulain, Erasmus students, local socialites and genuine movie stars living in the neighborhood is the mix you can enjoy at L’Arsouille cocktail bar in Montmartre. Hard to choose from the 4000 songs in the judebox and to […]

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février 26, 2014

The right impression

Fév 14 2014

To celebrate its 80th. birthday, Musée Marmottan, the charming private foundation located in the gardens of Ranelagh, in the 16th arrondissement, welcomes an exhibition gathering over 80 impressionists masterpieces belonging to private collectors. Unseen for decades since the discreet collectors […]

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février 14, 2014

I find romance…

Fév 05 2014

Coupe-Choux is a Paris institution and one of the most romantic restaurant in the Latin quarter, should I say the one and only romantic and cosy restaurant in a very touristy area of the city. It opened in 1962, founded […]

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février 05, 2014