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There is a print that has followed me around for more than 30 years, from house to house, country to country and that is the much loved, hauntingly sad, L’Absinthe by Edgar Degas. To...

"The banquet’s in the first bite. That's a Chinese rule”. --Michael Pollan Piero TT by Pierre Gagnaire At his third Paris address, rue du Bac (formerly Gaya, which is now located at 6, rue Saint Simon),...

Richard Nahem’s talent as a photographer is similar to his talent as a blogger and tour guide. Richard has the ability to see what most of us cannot – and to surprise us with...
Paris apartment for sale

Lots of charm for this apartment of 122 m² on the very sought after rue de Verneuil in a beautiful building dating from the 17th century. A large living space with oak flooring, exposed...

Oui, you heard that right. There is an annual race in Paris where professional runners take to the steps of the Iron Lady to race to the top. Called “la Verticale de la Tour...

If you will be spending the first weeks of January in Paris, escape the winter chill and make sure you catch these two amazing Picasso exhibits before they close. Picasso arrived with his friend and...

A chef must think like a scientist, organize like an accountant, plate up like an artist – and - cook like grandma! Gaya Pierre Gagnaire’s bistrotheque, formerly located on rue du Bac, just moved to rue...
Paris apartment for sale

Situated in the 7th arrondissement, this sublime architect's apartment of 180 m² sits at the foot of the Eiffel Tower. Exceptional location: a gem! It's located on the 4th floor of a beautiful Haussmannian...

To coincide with the Musée d'Orsay's hugely popular exhibition dedicated to Pablo Picasso's blue and rose periods, we dive into the great artist's time in Paris... In 1901, Picasso’s Blue Period coincided with the death of...
Paris apartment for sale

Lots of charm for this apartment of 120 m² in the very sought after rue de Verneuil (Saint-Germain-des-Prés, 7th arrondissement) in a beautiful 19th century building. A large living space with oak flooring, exposed...

The Musée d'Orsay-- which has long been one of our favorite museums anywhere-- was recently voted as "the best museum in the world" in TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards. As reported by The Independent, the site...

Since the 18th century, Paris passageways (sometimes called galeries) have been major features of the city. And, just in time for La Rentrée, an ambitious seven-year project, adjacent to the handsome Musée Maillol, unveils...