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When you think of France's wine-growing regions, Paris doesn't immediately spring to mind. How delightful to discover the pretty working vineyard, on top of...
Basilique du Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre

(This is the second installment in a series of articles on Montmartre. Click here for Part I.) With a new year, comes the inclination and...
Sacré-Cœur as seen from the Eiffel Tower

The view of Paris from the top of the steps at Sacré-Cœur is something beautiful to behold. Standing atop the step nearest to the basilica...
Suzanne Valadon, La Tireuse de cartes

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Suzanne Valadon, the Montmartre Museum presents an exhibition dedicated to the work of Suzanne Valadon, Maurice Utrillo and André Utter...

Up we climb now to the top of Paris; up the butte de Montmartre, the hill overlooking Paris in the 18th arrondissement—a neighborhood of...

            Montmartre quarry and tile roofs in 1826. Sitting on Swiss Cheese There is a saying here in France that goes “There is more of...

The Montmartre district of Paris is rife with dozens of wonders, some large and well known, others small and hidden away. While everyone knows...

When it comes to traveling with your kids, there are two predominant schools of thought, both extreme. The first is the "why on earth...

The plan was to shop for upholstery fabric in the Paris 18th, work up an appetite and go someplace delicious for lunch—a quest one...

Shopping in Paris is a divine experience when you shop chic couture boutiques in the Golden Triangle on the Right Bank or Saint-Germain-des-Prés designer...

ASSORTED PARIS EVENTS Château de Versailles Grand Fountain Shows The Versailles Fountains Saturdays and Sundays through October 30th Fountains are also on Tuesdays through June 28th. ...

The three largest Bastille Day (La Fête Nationale) events in Paris (the Firemen’s Ball, military parade on the Champs-Elysées and fireworks over the Eiffel...