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  • Solidarity and Peace for Paris

    Solidarity and Peace for Paris

    As Paris holds a special place in your heart, we are sure you have been following the recent events in France. Paris is in all of our hearts more than ever now, showing us how love and solidarity can be a positive influence to change the world.

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  • How to Avoid a Faux Pas in French Restaurants

    How to Avoid a Faux Pas in French Restaurants

    Longtime American in Paris Shelby Ocana shares her tips for eating out in Paris’ many different types of restaurants so you can avoid any surprises or making an awkward French dining faux pas.

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  • How do the French Stay Slim?

    How do the French Stay Slim?

    In the midst of the holiday season there’s no better time to ask the eternal question: just how do the French stay so slim while surrounded with the world’s most decadent cuisine? Longtime Paris resident Shelby Ocana shares her insight after three decades in this land of plenty-of-pastries.

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  • Celebrating the Holidays – French-style!

    Celebrating the Holidays – French-style!

    You can tell Christmas is just around the corner when the Paris markets are full of traditional favorites for holiday meals. From the perfect starter to the delicious buche de Noel, find out more about the typical foods that make a special appearance in French homes during the holidays.

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  • Where to Get a French Manicure in Paris’ 7th Arrondissement

    Where to Get a French Manicure in Paris’ 7th Arrondissement

    Everyone loves to get pampered, and getting a manicure or pedicure in Paris can be a fun and even affordable experience. Here are a couple of our top picks in the 7th arrondissement to help you on your way to that perfect French manicure.

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  • Only in France …. Revenge of a Woman Scorned

    Only in France …. Revenge of a Woman Scorned

    You really can’t invent the stories that emerge from Paris’ Élysée Palace, and the latest scoop from Valérie Trierweiler’s exposé book “Merci Pour ce Moment” is all the news in France! Find out our sweet tribute to the scandal …

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  • Vive la rentrée!

    Vive la rentrée!

    La rentrée, literally, “the return,” means back-to-school time, and it’s a big deal in France. There’s a feeling of anticipation and renewal in the air as the happy message of “Vive la rentrée” is shared across the nation.

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  • Book Review | Delicious Days in Paris

    Book Review | Delicious Days in Paris

    Ever wish you had that best friend who would share with you all her favorite addresses, not to be missed shopping experiences and hidden spots in Paris? With her new book “Delicious Days in Paris: Walking Tours to Explore the City’s Food and Culture,” Jane Paech has shared all her favorite Paris recommendations and travel tips.

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  • Another Day in Paris – Wedding Celebration at an Outdoor Café!

    Another Day in Paris – Wedding Celebration at an Outdoor Café!

    People travel from all over the world to celebrate their special occasions in Paris. We love seeing wedding parties celebrating or having their photos taken around the famous sites. Check out this happy bride and groom we spotted a local café!

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  • Welcoming Spring in Paris

    Welcoming Spring in Paris

    Ahhh … springtime in Paris! The florist shops are bursting with the brilliant colors of spring flowers, blossoms are decorating the trees around the city and even boutiques have taken on a spring colored palette. Come along on a stroll through the streets of Paris to welcome the first day of spring!

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  • Cute New Etiquette Guide for the Metro in Paris

    Cute New Etiquette Guide for the Metro in Paris

    RATP, the agency that runs the bus and Metro public transport in Paris, has recently released a humorous “manuel de savoir-vivre” — an etiquette guide — for the modern traveler. While the guide is written only in French, the humor of the illustrations is universal!

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