A Parisian experience

A behind-the-scenes tour of the Eiffel Tower
25 February 2016

The Eiffel Tower. A majestic monument over 300 metres high with breathtaking views of course, but what if there was...

We visit the Paris Oceanographic Institute
30 January 2016

In a beautiful building dating from 1911 that is impossible to miss if you pass by, the Paris Oceanographic Institute...

We visit the freshly-renovated Rodin Museum
14 December 2015

Mid-November, the Rodin Museum relaunched after three years of complete renovation. We announced the reopening on the blog, partly because...

A very eloquent text from the New York Times
about Paris
19 November 2015

We think this comment by Blackpoodles taken from the New York Times really expresses perfectly what we think about life...

14 November 2015

Everyone at Hôtels Paris Rive Gauche is deeply shocked by the events of last night, and our thoughts are with...

We visit the new Musée de l’Homme
28 October 2015

As we told you recently, the Musée de l'Homme (Museum of Man) has just reopened after six years of work -...

We visit the Tour Saint-Jacques
26 August 2015

Restored by the Paris city council between 2006 and 2013, the beautiful Tour Saint-Jacques is difficult to miss if you go through...

A gastronomic tour of the Latin Quarter
with Paris by Mouth
29 June 2015

Over the last few years, the Paris by Mouth website has become a solid resource for English-speakers trying to find a good...

Sainte-Chapelle restored at last
27 May 2015

After 7 years and 10€M of meticulous restoration work (half of which was paid for by Velux), the stained glass windows...