Places

Montparnasse cemetery

After the heyday of Montmartre, Montparnasse, was the home and favorite haunt of many writers and artists. In Montparnasse cemetery, many of the neighborhood’s most illustrious residents rest here. You'll find many graves of foreigners who have made France their home.

Palais Galliera, fashion and elegance

By 2019, the Palais Galliera will be the first France's permanent fashion museum Discover Galliera, an amazing building and museum in the Eiffel Tower neighborhood

What’s new, Paris ? (April 2017)

"What's new, Paris ?" is my new rubric :-) Every now and then, I'll pick up a few new things in Paris and will give you a few details about them... and my feedback ! Today... ? Please read my article :-)

My tips for your trip to Versailles

Let me help you to find out the way which suits you the best to get to the Chateau de Versailles and to make the most of your trip to Versailles. The Palace of Versailles dates back to the seventeenth century. It's a museum since the 19th century. Versailles it's : the Chateau, the Park and gardens, the Petit Trianon, the Grand Trianon and their gardens, and the Queen's hamlet;

Le Louvre

Le Louvre : a wonderful building, once a fortress, then a royal residence and now a museum, with an impressive art collection  Coming to Paris without visiting Le Louvre ? Before designing  « A...

College des Bernardins, a Medieval gem in Paris

Would you enjoy discovering a real Medieval gem located in the Latin Quarter, and even having a meal in the only Cistercian building in Paris… ? …and it’s open to the public...

Autumn stroll in Paris

Autumn stroll in Paris (end of September – end of december December) There are many reasons to visit Paris in the Fall, though Paris is enjoyable in every single season....

The “Jardin des Plantes”, the French King’s garden

What is the “Jardin des Plantes” ?… The “King’s garden” The Jardin des Plantes is an old Paris “Institution”, though not all Parisians visit this place often, this “Garden’ (which is...

Chapel of our Lady of the Miraculous Medal

I thought that you, my Facebook friends, fans, subscribers and visitors to Paris may be interested in this Chapel, especially if you’re Catholic  : 2 million people from all over the world visit this chapel...

Jacquemart André Museum and Café

THE OUTSIDE : A wonderful 19 th century mansion The outside itself is worth coming to the place : a large and beautiful mansion house, XIX century style, built by...

Opéra Garnier : a sumptuous atmosphere

The Palais Garnier (named Opera Garnier too) is one of the most extravagant representations of Second Empire architecture in France. You can visit it without attending a performance.

Le Bon Marché : chic and elegance

Discover Le Bon Marche, the oldest Paris department store (1852) and its food hall, "La Grande Epicerie". Photos, video and informations.