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Butte Bergeyre | A secret village in the heart of Paris

Written by on February 12, 2019 in Paris
Butte Bergeyre | A secret village in the heart of Paris

When you visit Paris and want to see it at its hidden best, it’s worth seeking out the charming inner city village of Butte Bergeyre in the 19th Arrondissement. Not many people know of it, not even Parisians. It is a hidden enclave in the city, where you’ll discover beautiful houses in streets perched high up […]

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Place du Tertre Montmartre Paris

Written by on December 27, 2018 in Paris
Place du Tertre Montmartre Paris

When you visit Paris, a detour to the Place du Tertre is a must. It began as a local village square and grew into the buzzing square that it is today, especially in the summer months. It lies just behind the magnificent Cathedral of Sacré Coeur, right on the top of the hill in the […]

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Where to see the Christmas lights in Paris 2018

Written by on November 15, 2018 in Christmas Markets, Paris
Where to see the Christmas lights in Paris 2018

Christmas is when Paris really does seem to live up to its name as the City of Light and the Christmas lights in Paris 2018 promise to bring a feeling of magic to the festive season. The city can be cold at Christmas so wrap up warm and wear comfortable shoes because the best way […]

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10 things to do on Christmas Eve in Paris

Written by on November 12, 2018 in Paris
10 things to do on Christmas Eve in Paris

Christmas Eve in Paris – there’s nowhere quite like it. Lights sparkle in the streets and windows twinkle with tempting displays. People with a spot of final shopping to do dash about and those lucky enough to be finished their purchases take a break, wrapped up warm, sipping hot chocolate or perhaps Champagne at a […]

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The Coco Chanel Suite at the Ritz Paris

Written by on September 7, 2018 in Paris
The Coco Chanel Suite at the Ritz Paris

If money is no object, and we mean it – as a single night could set you back €28000, the Coco Chanel Suite in the Paris Ritz is the epitome of elegant refinement and luxury. But if you really want to channel your inner Chanel – this is the place to do it. Coco at […]

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Spotlight on Saint-Denis, Paris

Written by on September 3, 2018 in Paris
Spotlight on Saint-Denis, Paris

Head to Saint-Denis, a district in the suburbs of Paris for its incredible Basilica, last resting place of dozens of Kings and Queens of France. Saint-Denis is a suburb of Paris located 10km north of the city centre. The district took its name from a Christian Martyr buried there after being beheaded on nearby Montmartre […]

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10 Reasons to visit Paris in Autumn

Written by on August 16, 2018 in Paris
10 Reasons to visit Paris in Autumn

Autumn in France means is a time of joie de vivre and in Paris the weather is usually mellow, culture is on the menu, plus walks in parks where the leaves on the trees are red and gold is a memorable experience as is hot chocolate in a square and so much more. Autumn is […]

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Where to enjoy a boat tour in Paris

Written by on July 28, 2018 in Paris
Where to enjoy a boat tour in Paris

A look at some of the best places in Paris to take a relaxing boat ride to discover the city from its flowing waters. The capital is of course home to the River Seine, and at 485 miles (780km) long it’s the second longest river in France after the Loire. Its source is some 18 […]

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Ryder Cup Paris 2018

Written by on July 13, 2018 in Golf, Paris
Ryder Cup Paris 2018

Paris is playing host to the one of the greatest golf matches in the world in September 2018. The Ryder Cup, a contest between between the top golfers of Europe and the visiting team from the United States will be hosted at Le Golf National course, at Guyancourt, near Paris. Ryder Cup Paris 2018 From […]

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Way to take a tour of Paris in a 2CV

Written by on July 5, 2018 in Paris, Quirky
Way to take a tour of Paris in a 2CV

They’re the iconic car of France, quirky and with bundles of character – the 2CV, which stands for 2 deux chevaux (2 horse power), never seems to lose its popularity. Over the years it has picked up a few nicknames including the “umbrella on wheels”, the “ugly duckling” and “tin snail”. 2CVs are no longer […]

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