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  Quai d'Anjou by photojournalist Clay McLachlan Strolling along the Quai d'Anjou in the Paris 4th Arrondissement on the Île Saint Louis early one morning after...

There are about 70 farmers markets scattered throughout Paris, each with its own charms or, in some cases, amusing sideshows that range from wandering...

We break our glasses and sometimes we lose them; sometimes other people even steal them. When you’re away from home on business or...

  Parisphiles and first-time visitors understandably find it impossibly difficult to leave Paris, which is why it often takes a couple of return visits for...

These days most travelers can easily plan international transportation, lodging, dining and sightseeing activities online, but it’s hard to get current tips about shopping...

Finally: Paris retailers have come a long way, baby, in recognizing that over 75% of the women in the Western world are size 10...

Many tourists visit Normandy for its 20th-century war memorials, but the region was the site of landmark military campaigns centuries before the Allied invasion of...

What is one of your favorite activities when you visit France? If you're reading this article, I'm sure it's visiting the markets. The ripe, red...

Paris shopping on a budget—think it can’t be done? With all those tempting department stores and flagship boutiques from French fashion houses Sonia Rykiel,...

  Mikki says: It seems hard to imagine what a beloved goddess Brigitte Bardot was to the French. This Marseille fisherman looks like he loves her...

You wouldn’t think that packing perfume was quite as important as packing heat when going off to war, but Napoleon apparently did, which is...
Paris fabric store

Paris, home of haute couture, is also friendly toward those who can only manage what might be called basse couture—simple, easy sewing of the...