France

Montmartre Self Guided Walking Tour

Montmartre Self Guided Walking Tour

Honoré de Balzac proclaimed, “Whoever does not visit Paris regularly will never really be elegant!” I have to admit that when you glide down Haussman’s grand boulevards in this capital of sophistication, you can’t help but know he’s right. Only at Christmastime, does the City of Light turn […]

A Bit of France: Paris – Cool La La

A Bit of France: Paris – Cool La La

  Pierre Hermé may have already captured the macaroon flag but now he has his sights set on the traditional ice cream sandwich.  Long gone are the days of vanilla ice cream stuck between two chocolate cookies…we know that…but Mr. Hermé has taken it a step […]

Things to do in Paris in the Fall

Things to do in Paris in the Fall

How can you pass up a free place to stay in Paris – in the middle of the Marais – next to a delish bakery – down the street from your dream bistro…you can’t!  So I boarded a plane, took the RER from De Gaulle […]