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Paris apartment for sale

With a magnificent view over the Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, this family apartment of 111 sqm (Carrez law) is located on the 7th floor of a modern building. It benefits from triple exposure, sunshine throughout...

Arts et Sciences: It’s the theme for Paris’s 17th edition of Nuit Blanche! On the first Saturday in October, in all parts of the city, artists will be proposing installations, exhibitions, concerts, and performances that explore...

In recent years, the craft cocktail movement has taken off in Paris. Despite the fact that cocktails were served in the city 200 years ago, and hotel bars drew imbibers (bonjour, the Ritz!), Paris...

“I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people." --Vincent Van Gogh In a very original presentation, the Grand Hall of La Villette opens its doors to Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)...

It has been announced that members of the public are invited to swim in the Bassin de la Villette, located in the 19th arrondissement, this summer. Swimming in the artificial lake has, up until now, been prohibited due...
the xx at the Zénith

The xx. Or, to spell the band’s name properly, sans the impediment of grammar rules, they are: the xx. You might never have heard of them – I hadn’t till recently. (That speaks not of...
La Rotonde Stalingrad

“To be away from home and yet to feel oneself everywhere at home.” --Baudelaire The Luncheon of the Boating Party reveals that Renoir plunged head first into the new-found leisure of suburban Paris. The guinguette--...
Gorgeous apartment overlooking the Parc des Buttes-Chaumont

This beautiful two bedroom property overlooks the Parc des Buttes-Chaumont-- one of the most magnificent green spaces in Paris--from four separate rooms: dining room, bedrooms and salon. On the second floor of a Haussmannian...
Bois de Boulogne

The Promenade Plantée (Avenue Daumesnil, 12th arrondissement. Métro: Bastille) Formerly a railway viaduct connecting Place de la Bastille to Varenne-Saint-Maur, the Promenade Plantée is the world's first elevated park positioned roughly three storeys above ground level....
Paris Plage 2012, the Seine by Sharat Ganapati/ Flickr

August is one of the best times of the year to visit Paris. While urbanites flock to the provinces for their annual vacances (and clog the autoroutes in the process), the capital empties out,...
© Paris Tourist Office - Photographer - Amélie Dupont

Under the title Atmosphère ?… Atmosphère! The 14th edition of Nuit Blanche will have an environmental flavor tying in with the UN Conference on Climate Change COP21 taking place in Paris, and for the...

At the crossroads of the 10th, 11th, 19th, and 20th districts, Belleville is known among Parisians as a miniature Chinatown and for its rowdy bars. But who knew that the area’s history was so...