Philippe Excoffier’s Easy Pumpkin Soup

Philippe Excoffier’s Easy Pumpkin Soup

Spring is right around the corner, but in Paris, that doesn’t necessarily mean that the chilly temperatures will cease! To warm you up during the last cold days of the season, we’re sharing this easy, delicious and warming pumpkin soup from Philippe Excoffier, former head chef of the American Embassy in Paris and author of a gorgeous cookbook! ... Read More

Les Soldes 2017: It’s Winter Sale Season in Paris!

Les Soldes 2017: It’s Winter Sale Season in Paris!

The Winter Sales are coming! From January 11th to February 21st, 2017, get ready to score the best deals of the New Year in the grand department stores and trendy boutiques of Paris. Combine the discounts with low-season airfare and apartment rates, and you could be living the shopaholic’s dream like a true Parisian! ... Read More

The Best Bûches de Noël of the 2016 Holiday Season!

The Best Bûches de Noël of the 2016 Holiday Season!

Every single year during the holiday season, the best pastry chefs all around Paris reveal their much-anticipated Bûches de Noël, or yule logs. This year, there are some truly magnificent bûches to choose from, from Angelina’s White Peacock to Foucade’s gluten-free version. Any of these would make for a stunning centerpiece to your holiday dessert table! ... Read More

A Hearty French Onion Cassoulet to Keep You Warm This Winter

A Hearty French Onion Cassoulet to Keep You Warm This Winter

Inspired by two of France’s most beloved recipes, this comforting dish combines the flavors of French Onion Soup with the richness of a traditional white-bean Cassoulet, while cutting down on cook time significantly. This French Onion Cassoulet is exactly what you need to warm up on those cold fall and winter days! ... 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

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

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! ... Read More

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! ... Read More

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! ... Read More

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. ... Read More

Here are the Most Fascinating Art Exhibitions in Paris this Winter

Here are the Most Fascinating Art Exhibitions in Paris this Winter

Paris is constantly playing host to temporary art exhibitions. We’ve compiled a list of the best Winter art shows so that you can spend more time enjoying them. From lost Egyptian artifacts to the greatest Pop artist ever known, with themes of love, time and death, this art season is going to be a good one! ... Read More

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