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So you've seen the Sacré-Cœur, taken the obligatory selfie at the candy-pink façade of the Maison Rose, and ambled among the artists and caricaturists...

Everybody’s got a favorite hideout for escaping the quotidian hassles of the world. My own beloved haven is the Cimetière de Montmartre. Here Dame...
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Explore Toulouse-Lautrec's desire to represent time and ‘freeze the moment’. This outstanding exhibition is produced in collaboration with the Musée d’Orsay and the Musée...

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...