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French supermarket shelf stocked with tempting desserts

Hello. My name is Wini, and I love factory-made French supermarket desserts. There. I’ve said it. Indeed, it’s nothing to be proud of, especially since I’m...
The Martin Parr beach chairs at his Rencontres d'Arles exhibit.

Paris roots are strong in this year’s Les Rencontres d’Arles photography festival. The Maison Européenne de la Photographie—the Paris center of photography—mounted a stunning...
The café in Amélie, ©2001 - Miramax

We asked Parisians... Which film best evokes Paris? Whether a French film or a Hollywood production, new or classic work... what movie captures the magic...
The Eiffel Tower Cookie courtesy of Poilâne

With the death of her father Lionel in 2002, Apollonia Poilâne-- then a 19-year-old Harvard student-- became President of Poilâne, with a turnover of...
Apartment for Sale in the Upper Marais

The apartment is fully renovated and furnished in a historic building, located in the heart of Marais, just a step away from the Enfants...
courtesy of Modus Art Gallery

Paris is a city in which art flourishes. The streets are populated with a vast selection of artistic spaces, making the task of choosing a gallery...
Gustave Caillebotte, "Paris Street; Rainy Day 1877"/ Public Domain

After the decisive defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo in 1815, Paris never recaptured "La Gloire", the glory of Napoleon, but it would become the...
Le 1728 Restaurant in Paris

The Hôtel Mazin Lafayette, just off the rue du Faubourg-Saint-Honoré, was constructed by Antoine Mazin, Louis XV’s military architect, who also built the nearby British Embassy....
Bubbles in front of the Louvre by Kim Horton Levesque

Paris is an overwhelmingly child-friendly city. Many of Paris’s principal sights are concentrated geographically so it’s quite walkable with young ones. An ideal day...
Tour De France 2 (Crop) by Joe Shlabotnik/Flickr

Calling all Tour de France fans. One of the world's greatest sporting events will soon reach the final stretch in Paris. Superstar cyclists will...