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  • Can This Apartment Be Salvaged?

    Can This Apartment Be Salvaged?

    We love seeing Paris apartments transformed into warm and lovely living spaces! Since we receive so many requests about tips and help finding the perfect apartments in Paris, we want to give you a little glimpse into the process. Here is a unique Paris studio apartment we helped a client purchase a few months ago. Do you think it can be salvaged? We’d love to hear what you think and how you’d remodel this apartment!

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  • Paris is Feeling the Holiday Spirit – And So Are We!

    Paris is Feeling the Holiday Spirit – And So Are We!

    This year, more than ever, we’re filled with the Christmas Spirit. Seeing the sparkling lights, decorations and seasonal foods along the streets only adds to that warm feeling in our hearts. Today we’re sharing a video that beautifully captures the spirit of Paris at Christmastime – a time for family, traditions, love and reflection. Happy Holidays everyone!

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  • The Fascinating Life of a Flâneuse – Hermès Exhibition

    The Fascinating Life of a Flâneuse – Hermès Exhibition

    Paris Perfect founder, Madelyn, loves to wander, or flâner, through the beautiful streets of Paris, so she decided to start a new blog series about the unexpected things she finds on her walks! To kick off the series, Madelyn shares her experience of stumbling across a funny and surreal art exhibition on the banks of the Seine, where she discovers a new way of defining the word “flâneur!”

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  • Forget Fruitcake! Try This Delicious Pain d’Épices for the Holidays!

    Forget Fruitcake! Try This Delicious Pain d’Épices for the Holidays!

    Pain d’épices is a beloved French sweet bread filled with cinnamon, cloves and other warming spices. Although it is enjoyed year-round in France, it undoubtedly adds an air – and aroma – of festivity to the holiday season. This recipe also includes an orange-zest cream cheese spread, making for a heavenly snack that’s sure to impress all your friends and family!

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  • Seeing Paris in a New Light this Christmas

    Seeing Paris in a New Light this Christmas

    Picture a crisp December day and the whole of Paris waiting to be explored. We thought it would be fun to suggest a couple of walks you might enjoy that are particularly festive this time of year. Whether you know the city like the back of your hand or are planning your very first holiday, there is no more magical time of the year to meander through Paris than during the holiday season!

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  • Parisian Department Stores Unveil Stunning Holiday Windows

    Parisian Department Stores Unveil Stunning Holiday Windows

    Holiday shopping is a blast in Paris! The department stores deck their halls and windows, sparing no expense for magnificent, sparkling displays. If you’re in Paris this December, you have to see these window displays in action. We’ve put together a quick run-down of the most popular department store windows of Paris this holiday season!

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  • The Dragon Apartment – Old-World Comfort in Saint-Germain-des-Près

    The Dragon Apartment – Old-World Comfort in Saint-Germain-des-Près

    With its exposed wooden beams and stone walls, the Dragon apartment envelops you in a warm, enchanting atmosphere. Nestled deep in the heart of the centrally-located 6th Arrondissement, you’ll be ready to explore the shopping, dining, history and culture of this ancient city. Take a walk with us through one of our coziest Paris apartments!

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  • How to Best Enjoy Parisian Christmas Markets!

    How to Best Enjoy Parisian Christmas Markets!

    You know the holiday season has truly arrived when you see the Christmas Markets go up all over Paris. The twinkling lights, wooden stalls, decorations and delicious treats are an essential part of every Winter in Paris. Come see what all the hype is about – we’ll tell you what to see, do and eat at these charming Marchés de Noël!

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  • The Perfect Escape to Provence

    The Perfect Escape to Provence

    Take in the luscious sights and scents of the French countryside with an escape to your own private villa in Provence. Surrounded by rolling vineyards and sweeping mountains, the Le Mas Villa feels secluded, but isn’t remote: charming villages and towns to explore are just a drive away. After staying here, you’ll find that life is always sweeter in Provence!

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  • Special Offer! Get 10% Off Paris Themed Prints & Canvases

    Special Offer! Get 10% Off Paris Themed Prints & Canvases

    After years of welcoming guests to Paris, we thought it was about time to bring Paris to you. That’s why we are very excited to announce the launch of the Paris Perfect Print Collection! Our exclusive collection captures the beauty of Parisian life. To celebrate the launch, save 10% on orders now through December 12th, 2015!

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  • 4 Parisian Drinks to Warm You Up This Winter

    4 Parisian Drinks to Warm You Up This Winter

    On a cold winter’s day, there’s nothing better than warming up with a mug of your favorite hot beverage. In Paris, ordinary drinks like hot chocolate and tea have an exceptional gourmet quality, especially around the holidays. Click through to see our favorite festive beverages, some tips on making them yourself and where to find them in Paris!

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  • The Savoie: A Spacious Apartment in the Heart of the 2nd Arrondissement

    The Savoie: A Spacious Apartment in the Heart of the 2nd Arrondissement

    We heartily believe that the City of Light is at its show-stopping best when enjoyed with friends and loved ones, which is why we’re ardent fans of the Savoie, a three bedroom vacation rental with accommodations for 8. There’s plenty of room for everyone to relax and soak up the culture of the centrally-located 2nd Arrondissement!

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  • The City of Light Endures

    The City of Light Endures

    Christmas in Paris has always been a joy, and while we will never forget those we lost on November 13th, in their memory we will continue celebrating the Paris we love. We’re intent on ensuring that Paris remains the Paris of all of our dreams. The City of Light awaits you. The City of Light shines. The City of Light endures.

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  • Sweet Potato Coq au Vin – Classic French Comfort with a Twist!

    Sweet Potato Coq au Vin – Classic French Comfort with a Twist!

    In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we’re bringing you a variation on the classic French dish Coq au Vin. This one-pot meal won’t keep you in the kitchen long, as it can be made in under an hour, which means you’ll have more time to enjoy this robustly-flavored, comforting stew in the company of friends and family.

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  • A Moment of Silence on November 17th in Paris

    A Moment of Silence on November 17th in Paris

    Tomorrow evening – Tuesday at 9pm – Parisians will observe a moment of silence inside cafés, bistros, bars and restaurants throughout the city. As a gesture of respect, remembrance, solidarity and brotherhood, they will not let fear paralyze them. Le Fooding Guide invites everybody to participate.

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