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"Whoever does not visit Paris regularly will never really be elegant."  --Honoré de Balzac, 1830 Les Passerelles, Le Parister Hotel This recent opening located between Montmartre and Pigalle, recalls Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart’s romantic ballad,...

Corey Frye, also known as “A French Frye in Paris,” spends much of his days pounding the cobblestones in Paris as he leads tours around the city. Along the way, he spots wonderful panoramas, cafés,...

Corey Frye, also known as “A French Frye in Paris,” spends much of his days pounding the cobblestones in Paris as he leads tours around the city. Along the way, he spots wonderful panoramas, cafés,...

Place Pigalle is a public square located at the foot of Montmartre Butte between the 18th and 9th arrondissements of Paris, nestled in the heart of what once was home to painters’ ateliers, art...

Long ago in Paris I made a pilgrimage to number 14 rue de La Rochefoucauld in the 9th arrondissement. (At this address, Musée Gustave Moreau is a museum dedicated to the painter.) I suspect,...

This exceptional apartment is two steps away from rue des Martyrs, the street famous for its food, shopping and restaurants. It's situated on the 5th floor in a beautiful early 1800s building (with elevator)....

This 230 sqm apartment oozing typical Parisian charm is on the third floor of a fine turn-of-the-century building with a caretaker and equipped with a lift, a door-entry code and an intercom. Floor through...

It was one of those wonderful, marvellous Balzac-inspired mornings: Sipping muddy, nutty coffee whilst pounding the keys with glee. When all of a sudden, L’Opéra Restaurant trumpets a message, sending this footloose fool for...

Exceptional apartment with stunning views in the fashionable 9th arrondissement, a short walk from the best shopping of rue des Martyrs and trendy restaurants and bars of Pigalle. Recently renovated to a very high...

A bustling Saturday morning in Paris and we find ourselves seated at a table on a quiet side street in the 9th arrondissement, a plate of appetizing pâté-topped tartines in front of us. What a...

Parisians have now firmly embraced “le brunch,” making it a regular part of their Sunday routine and giving us plenty of new brunch spots across the city. However, the Parisian love for eggs benedict...

A beautiful 3 bedroom Hausmannian apartment in one of the trendiest areas of Paris with high ceilings, large windows facing north, on the 3rd floor with an elevator. The apartment has been renovated preserving...