Exploring Paris on the 87 Bus – So Much to See!

Exploring Paris on the 87 Bus – So Much to See!

The buses of Paris are perhaps the most underrated mode of transportation. They’re easier to board and you get some amazing views through Paris along the ride! We’ve put together an extensive guide of line 87, which takes you on a grand tour of the best sites of the Left Bank and beyond! ... Read More

Treasure Hunting at the Rue Cler Brocante Market

Treasure Hunting at the Rue Cler Brocante Market

One of the pleasures of spending time in Paris is stumbling by chance on a wonderful flea market. That’s what happened recently on rue Cler when we went out to do a bit of food shopping on our favorite market street. Set up all along the street were stalls with all sorts of vintage and antique treasures to discover! ... Read More

The Best Way to Enjoy Brie & Camembert – Baked with Garlic & Herbs!

The Best Way to Enjoy Brie & Camembert – Baked with Garlic & Herbs!

This decadent delight, made from a wheel of soft French cheese, will win over the affections of all. With a short ingredient list and simple preparation method, this recipe is one of the easiest – yet most delicious – you’ll ever make. Serve as an appetizer or a mid-day snack to share with fellow cheese-lovers! ... Read More

Five Paris Valentine’s Day Activities For Everyone to Enjoy!

Five Paris Valentine’s Day Activities For Everyone to Enjoy!

You don’t have to have a ring on your finger to enjoy the romance of Valentine’s day, especially when you’re in Paris! The city itself radiates romance through its architecture, divine foods and overwhelming beauty. Although Paris is fabulous for lovers, anybody can celebrate their love of Paris in so many sweet ways. From tempting treats to early blossoms read on to find out our five favorite Parisian Valentine’s Day activities! ... Read More

Let us Help You Plan the Perfect Valentine’s Day in Paris!

Let us Help You Plan the Perfect Valentine’s Day in Paris!

Think “Paris” and you can’t help but think of romance. There’s no better time of year than Valentine’s Day to combine the two! Whether your heart’s desire is for an amorous adventure out and about in the city, a cozy, intimate dinner for two in a recommended Parisian restaurant or champagne and chocolates in your Paris Perfect apartment – let us help you plan a dream of a Valentine’s Day this year. ... Read More

The Fascinating Life of a Flaneuse – Crisp Morning Run

The Fascinating Life of a Flaneuse – Crisp Morning Run

In order to be a flaneur, one must wander somewhat aimlessly around Paris, taking in the sights, scents and unique discoveries that can only be found in the City of Light. Madelyn has become very adept at this Parisian pastime, so she’s here to share her findings with you! This is part two in our continuing series, in which Madelyn explores the streets of Saint Germain and savors the beauty of Paris on a crisp morning! ... Read More

Can This Apartment Be Salvaged? – An Update!

Can This Apartment Be Salvaged? – An Update!

Remember the apartment horror we shared about recently that our client Ann Huff purchased? Well, she was true to her word and just as talented as we promised. It’s truly going to be “un petit bijou” – or little jewel! It’s still being completed, but the renovation is so dramatic that I had to share a sneak peek so you could see the complete transformation of this charming Parisian studio apartment! ... Read More

For the Winter Chill: Hot Chocolate with Chartreuse!

For the Winter Chill: Hot Chocolate with Chartreuse!

Brrrrr … it has been “Le Grand Froid,” or the Big Chill, in Paris this weekend! With temperatures hovering around zero, our local wine store offered samples of their delicious Chartreuse liqueur. They handed me the recipe for Choco-Chartreuse, or Hot Chocolate with a dash of Chartreuse Liqueur, promising the 130 herbs and spices in the Chartreuse would do us a world of good. When it’s that cold, it couldn’t hurt, right? ... Read More

Perfect Renovation-Ready Marais Apartment for Sale in Paris

Perfect Renovation-Ready Marais Apartment for Sale in Paris

Searching for that perfect apartment to buy in Paris? Want a property you can transform into your dream pied-à-terre? Love the Marais? If you answered yes to those questions, we may have found just the right apartment for you in Paris. It’s renovation ready, but has so much potential. Take a look and see if this property for sale could be your new home away from home in Paris! ... Read More

A Terrific New Tea Emporium Just Opened on Rue Cler!

A Terrific New Tea Emporium Just Opened on Rue Cler!

The famous market street, Rue Cler, already has individual shops dedicated to honey, chocolate and even whipped cream, so it was about time they made room for tea! Mariage Frères is arguably the finest and oldest tea brand in France, and perusing their shop is an exciting sensory experience. Come have a peek inside this fascinating tea emporium! ... Read More

Get More Out of Paris – Live Like a Local in the Gamay!

Get More Out of Paris – Live Like a Local in the Gamay!

Imagine having enough time in Paris to become intimate with the city and way of life, to learn its streets like the back of your hand and enjoy the quiet, everyday moments. By staying for a month or more in the Gamay apartment, you’ll be able to experience Paris in a fuller, richer way, and truly live like a Parisian! ... Read More

The Most Anticipated Shopping Event of the New Year is Here!

The Most Anticipated Shopping Event of the New Year is Here!

From January 6th to February 16th, 2016, all of Paris is on sale! Score discounted high-end goods or save beaucoup bucks at lower-end shops! The longer the sale goes, the better the discounts get, so hurry into the boutiques and department stores of Paris and shop before all the good stock is gone! ... Read More

Be a Savvy Traveler and Score Free Nights in Paris!

Be a Savvy Traveler and Score Free Nights in Paris!

You know what they say: The early bird catches the worm. Well, with our Early Bird Sale, you’ll catch more than worms – you’ll score free nights in a Paris apartment! Get all the details here to start planning – book a winter 2016 stay now and have something amazing to look forward to for the rest of the year! ... Read More

Travel Back in Time at the Musée Gustave Moreau

Travel Back in Time at the Musée Gustave Moreau

Big names like the Louvre and Musée d’Orsay certainly deserve their good reputation, but there’s so much to discover in the small museums of Paris. At the Musée Gustave Moreau, you’ll dive into the past, discovering Moreau’s family home and art studio. Peer into the fantastical mind of this Symbolist painter, known for his elaborate settings and mythological subjects! ... Read More

4 Fun Things to Do in Paris When it’s Raining!

4 Fun Things to Do in Paris When it’s Raining!

In a perfect world, we’d all get to experience Paris when the weather is sunny and beautiful. Unfortunately, rain is a common occurrence here, but don’t worry – there are plenty of indoor activities to keep you both entertained and dry. Click through for a helpful list of what to do and where to escape when the weather turns gray! ... Read More

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