February 25, 2019
48 Hours in Chantilly, France premium
The name Chantilly may ring a bell. That’s probably because handmade silk Chantilly lace has made the city famous since the 17th century. But the charming French city is home to far more than the black lace favored by nobles. Located less than an hour’s drive and 30 minutes by train from Paris, Chantilly is […]
January 18, 2019
Visit Mulhouse: 4 Remarkable Museums to add to your Itinerary when in Alsace premium
Between the Vosges mountains and the Rhine River, in the Alsace Region, sits one of the most underrated historical cities in France. Often passed over for Alsatian destinations such as Strasbourg and Colmar, the “City of Art and History,” officially known as Mulhouse, offers visitors a glimpse into the region’s rich history through its Rhenish-Renaissance-style […]
January 9, 2019
3 Things to Consider before Moving to Paris premium
If I had a euro for every time I’m asked, “Why Paris?” I’d own my dream apartment overlooking Parc Monceau. I’m also regularly asked for advice on moving to Paris. No doubt, moving to any foreign country is a daunting task, especially one where English is not the official language. France is very fond of […]
December 24, 2018
Devour these 10 Classic French Christmas Foods premium
France is unlike any other country in the world, so it comes as no surprise that the French celebrate Christmas a bit differently too. Nativity scenes are loaded with unique characters, Santa is taller and thinner, and Boxing Day doesn’t exist. But perhaps the best of all French Christmas traditions is the classic French Christmas […]
November 15, 2018
Celebrate Christmas in Paris at Galeries Lafayette premium
Christmas in Paris is a holiday of traditions. Neighborhood lights are strung, making the City of Light shine brighter. The familiar tunes of Christmas ring out from churches, and Parisians are full of cheer, especially because of all the wonderful food and drink that mark the holidays. Everybody has a tradition or two that they […]
November 3, 2018
13 Places to Eat near the Opera in Paris premium
Lunch in Paris. There’s arguably no city more magical for enjoying a meal while taking in your surroundings, from the Parisians enjoying everyday life in the city to ancient architecture that remains some of the most fascinating in the world. Palais Garnier is one of those pieces of architecture, and enjoying a meal while overlooking […]

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