Useful Informations

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;

Magical winter in Paris (videos at the bottom of the article)

I love Paris in the winter, when it drizzles… (Cole Porter) Paris is lovely in Winter, sometimes chilly, but it's a festive season with something magical.

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....

Paris night cruise

A Paris night cruise is an enchanting way to discover Paris. Probably must-do during your stay in Paris...

The lovers of Peynet – French symbols of LOVE

The Lovers of Peynet : French symbols of Valentine's day

The “Galette des Rois”, a typically French tradition

The "Galette des Rois" : a great French tradition every year in January. Would you join us ?

Paris’ Arrondissements vs Paris’ Neighborhoods

Twenty arrondissements Paris is divided into 20 arrondissements ( = districts). The first one is in the center. The following ones spiral out in a clock-wise direction. With the zip...

Metro and Buses

The RATP is the Paris Transport Company : Metro and buses  Metro : 14 main metro lines – Often the cheapest and fastest way to get across Paris. From 5am...

Travelling on the Seine on “Batobus”

Down and up the Seine in Paris with Batobus  = a great way to travel the city Discover Paris  with Batobus,  a riverboat shuttle service on the Seine, hop-on/hop-off boat . You...

Paris – Transports

Metro : Starts at 5.30 and ends at 1am from Sunday to Thursday  and 2.15am on Fridays and Saturdays Which fare/ ticket to choose ?  2 main options : a book of...