Paris: Beyond the Tourist Haunts

Luxembourg Gardens in Paris

This year, we decided to take a river cruise on the Seine into Normandy, spending four leisurely days beforehand in Paris. After all, I'd never pass up the opportunity to spend time in Paris. We travel to Paris regularly, so we are always looking for new and interesting things to do, beyond the regular tourist haunts. Here's a rundown of what we did this summer. Our Paris Adventure Three of ... Read Full Article

Paris Restaurant Guide – by Arrondissement

Sur le Fil restaurant

Paris is known for its many wonderful restaurants; after all the French are the connoisseurs of the good life. It has been said "you can't get a bad meal in Paris". Well, we have had several bad meals (especially in some of the tourist trap restaurants of the Latin Quarter). We would like to amend the statement to read "You do not have to pay a fortune to get a really fine meal in Paris"  Some of ... Read Full Article