A Dozen Classic Savory French Dishes you should Order in Paris

A Dozen Classic Savory French Dishes you should Order in Paris

Drawing on centuries of tradition, authentic French cuisine is famous for its finesse and flavor. Make the most of your trip by sampling some of the nation’s iconic culinary offerings, which turn eating into an art form. We’ve selected 12 classic savory French dishes to order while you’re visiting Paris. ... Read More

Watch what it’s like to Buy and Renovate an Apartment in Paris

Watch what it’s like to Buy and Renovate an Apartment in Paris

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to buy and renovate an apartment in Paris? Perhaps it’s your dream to own a home in the City of Light or maybe you have a general interest in real estate renovation. Either way, you’ll love the videos series we’ve created showing the transformation process of our latest fractional offering from Paris Perfect Shared! ... Read More

Renovating a Paris Apartment: Some of our Favorite Transformation Stories

Renovating a Paris Apartment: Some of our Favorite Transformation Stories

If you love travel and interior design, you’ll discover your happy place staying at our elegant Paris Perfect holiday rentals. Whether you’re renovating a Paris apartment – or just keen to redecorate your home – you’ll find plenty of inspiring styling ideas. Here we’ve selected our favorite transformation stories, showing how some of our chic apartments have been revamped. Distressed before but divine after, they might encourage you to buy property in Paris and embark on your own exciting reno! ... Read More

Art in Paris: Famous French Artists and Where to Find their Works

Art in Paris: Famous French Artists and Where to Find their Works

Discovering art in Paris is a treat, with glorious museums and galleries in stunning settings. Given the country’s rich history of art, it makes sense to seek out famous French artists while you’re here. We’ve rounded up some top names and the best spots to find their works, guaranteed to please keen culture vultures. ... Read More

Buying for Baby: A Dozen Darling Children’s Shops in Paris

Buying for Baby: A Dozen Darling Children’s Shops in Paris

The gorgeous children’s shops in Paris are heaven for parents or travelers seeking great gifts for family and friends. France is famous for chic kids’ fashion and décor, with lots of niche brands in the capital creating stylish designs. We’ve picked 12 of the best boutiques for babies, infants, tweens and teens, near our central Paris Perfect vacation apartments. ... Read More

Now is Time to Start Planning Your Christmas in Paris and Alsace

Now is Time to Start Planning Your Christmas in Paris and Alsace

Where has the year gone? Kids are back to school, days are getting shorter and pumpkin-flavored everything is hitting the shelves. The holiday season will be here before we know it! Christmas in Paris, Alsace and all of France is truly special. From the food to the lights to the shopping, it’s an unforgettable experience and an amazing gift to give yourself and loved ones. ... Read More

8 Great Annual Fall Events in Paris You Shouldn’t Miss

8 Great Annual Fall Events in Paris You Shouldn’t Miss

Marking the end of summer holidays, La Rentrée – “the return” – is an exciting time to visit the French capital. We’ve rounded up eight unmissable fall events in Paris, capturing the cultural highs and sociable festivals of this full-filled season. ... Read More

10 Reasons to Love the Crémant, the Latest Paris Perfect Shared Apartment

10 Reasons to Love the Crémant, the Latest Paris Perfect Shared Apartment

We love a great transformation story, and it doesn’t get much better than the Crémant apartment. This ugly duckling was transformed into a swan, thanks to Huff Harrington. The incredible interior design team out of Atlanta has worked its magic on several of our properties, including the Beaune and Cairanne. ... Read More

Guide to the Most Picture Perfect Paris Métro Station Entrances

Guide to the Most Picture Perfect Paris Métro Station Entrances

Paris Métro station entrances are famous worldwide for their beauty. French architect Hector Guimard produced the first generation of entries between 1900 and 1913. His elegant cast-iron and glass creations, with eye-catching lettering, were designed in the Art Nouveau style and became known as the style Métro. ... Read More

Your Guide to the Prettiest Insta-Famous Spots in Paris

Your Guide to the Prettiest Insta-Famous Spots in Paris

Paris is a city brimming with gorgeous places that fill your feed, but if you’re looking to find a different vantage point on a classic sight, or something a little different, we’ve put together a list of 10 of the prettiest Insta-famous spots in Paris: five can’t-miss classics and five more obscure places. And don’t forget to check out some of our most Instagramable apartments, as well as some of the Paris Instagram accounts we love. ... Read More

6 Non-Hotel Spas in Paris to Relax and Revive

6 Non-Hotel Spas in Paris to Relax and Revive

A few hours at a spa is one of the best ways to beat jet lag and recover from your journey to Paris. It’s also simply a wonderful way to pamper yourself. Paris is filled with plenty of luxurious spas, many of which are inside hotels. However, the city also has wonderful retreats independent of hotels. Whether you’re looking for a completely luxurious afternoon in a beautiful location or wanting to try a massage inspired by the healing properties of tea or wine, we’ve got a round-up of some of the best non-hotel spas in Paris. ... Read More

Pretty Paris Métro Stations: 8 Unique Stops in the City

Pretty Paris Métro Stations: 8 Unique Stops in the City

Like underground cathedrals, Paris’ Métro stations are beautiful destinations in their own right. While you’re traveling on this reliable subway system, look out for heritage and cultural highlights along the way. All of the pretty Paris Métro stations are named for people, places or events in French history. Some have picture-perfect entrances, others display art, curios or creative design inside. Spanning 16 lines and around 302 stations, accessed via a handy Métro map, the network was born in 1900. Here are eight unique stops in the city ... Read More

One-Bedroom Apartment for Sale with Breathtaking Views of Paris

One-Bedroom Apartment for Sale with Breathtaking Views of Paris

This one bedroom, ninth floor luxury apartment will truly take your breath away! Find rare panoramic, rooftop views of Paris from the long balcony and a fabulous location that is a few minutes walk from the Luxembourg Gardens. Importantly, this apartment has a commercial license, meaning it can be rented as a vacation apartment all year round. There are fewer than 500 commercial licenses granted for apartments in Paris, and this apartment is one of the lucky ones! ... Read More

7 Sensational Summer Walks in Paris that Will Evoke Your Inner Flâneur

7 Sensational Summer Walks in Paris that Will Evoke Your Inner Flâneur

One of our favorite French words is flâner. It means “to stroll,” but has a much more idle connotation, evoking the idea of wandering without an end point in mind. From time-to-time, it does the soul good to simply head out to see just what the day, and the city, has to offer. To help you get started, we’ve put together seven summer walks in Paris, from the Bois de Boulogne to the Promenade Plantée, which will take you past some beautifully iconic Parisian spots. After that, where your feet take you is the responsibility of your inner flâneur. ... Read More

The Judgement of Paris: A Must-Read Book About Impressionism

The Judgement of Paris: A Must-Read Book About Impressionism

If you’re coming to Paris, or visiting any of the American museums that offer a collection French Impressionist paintings, you must read The Judgement of Paris by Ross King. It’s as good as an excellent mystery, and you’ll be spellbound as the incredible story of the birth of Impressionism in Paris unfolds. ... Read More

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