Our favourite things

Solidays – massive Parisian music festival not to be missed
9th May 2008

For its tenth year, this enormous three-day festival of rock and electronic music has pulled out all the stops. If...

Blowing our own trumpet – our brilliant (and useful) blog!
30th April 2008

Just a reminder of the wonders you'll find every day on our blog... (more…)

Quick quiz – where are these people?
25th April 2008

Was trying out my mega-zoom yesterday during a particularly warm day in Paris. So where are these people standing? Click...

Question rapide – où se trouvent ces personnes ?

Il faisait très beau à Paris hier (enfin, avant qu'il ne pleuve des cordes en début de soirée...) et j'en...

Les Créateurs ont du Coeur – get cheap designer clothes and help the fight against AIDS
24th April 2008

For the 19th year running, from 1st - 3rd May 2008, charity Arcat is organising a giant sale of clothes...

The Fornarina Urban Beauty Show descends on Paris
23rd April 2008

Very clearly a promotional excuse to raise the profile of their women's clothes brand, Fornarina are putting on a special...

Presenting our new hotel – the Hôtel Ferrandi!
31st March 2008

It's not every day we add a new hotel to the group, so we're proud to say that our latest...

A daffodil for life 2008 – supporting Cancer research with the Institut Curie
10th March 2008

A chance to see 50,000 daffodils on the Place du Panthéon!photo : equichick8 (more…)

France’s new stamp, with Marianne – not Carla
5th March 2008

Each few years the face of the basic stamps for sending letters in France changes. And of course the prices...

A few photos of the ‘Maison de Bellefontaine’ before work starts…
27th February 2008

We decided to visit the 'Maison de Bellefontaine' which is going to be renovated to become a centre run by...