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Lifestyle

To discover what’s new and in vogue in the home design world, there’s no better place than Maison&Objet, the annual trade fair that takes place in Paris every September. Select wares that pass through...

Doing the research for my novel, The Pilot; Fighter Planes and Paris, I embarked on a night-time quest in the City of Light to visit some of Ernest Hemingway's old haunts, those he frequented...

When it comes to traveling, and learning, most people say you don’t truly know someone until you travel with them. Now that I’ve been outside the U.S., I agree. You learn a lot (maybe...

Roni Beth Tower grew up in Akron, Ohio, majored in religion at Barnard College, earned her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Yale University, and did postdoctoral work in epidemiology and public health at...

Do you know someone who can "drown a fish"? You just might, without even knowing it! It took me a long time to figure out this French expression, noyer le poisson. I actually had...

The latest Paris hotel to open its design-centric doors is Hôtel National des Arts & Métiers, nestled in the North Marais. It’s just a stone’s throw from the Centre National des Arts & Métiers,...

For first-time visitors to Paris, a city itinerary isn't complete without stops at mythical sites like the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre museum. And even travelers who return again and again to the City...

Maison Trudon – candlemakers since 1643 - unveil a genderless line of bespoke perfume Announcing Trudon’s top secret news recently at Paris’s iconic Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, Julien Pruvost, the brand’s Creative...

There's a lot to love at the Centre Pompidou this summer. Artist David Hockney has made a splash with an important exhibition, not to mention the jardin perché-- the perched ephemeral "garden" of geometric shapes--...

"Un bon cuisinier est un cuisinier qui fait sa propre cuisine et qui la mange."  “A good cook is a cook who makes his own food and eats it.” -- Christian Millau The celebrated food critic,...

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...

You’d be hard-pressed to find a cooler rooftop hang-out than Le Perchoir atop the famous BHV department store in the Marais. Le Perchoir has a number of notable bar-lounges in Paris (here’s looking at...