Culinary grandma at home in Paris? No problem!

October 1, 2015 / Food & Drinks

In modern times we see lots of new offers on services market, sometimes rather original. Bicycle rentals, personal stylists and hairdresser, business consulting… all of these there is in the world for a long time. And since recently in Paris, you can rent a grandma pure and simple, who cooks dishes of the French home cuisine for you. 😉

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Beer mood in Paris – Oktoberfest 2015

September 29, 2015 / Food & Drinks

Did not have time to visit Oktoberfest in Munich? Go to Paris! :-) Yes-yes, it’s not a mistake, exactly to Paris! This year, Beer festival – Fete de la Biere 2015 – will be held in the French capital in traditions of the original German occasion.

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Paris Car-Free Day 2015 – September 27

September 9, 2015 / Travel
No Car

You’ve never seen such Paris! Frankly speaking, nobody has seen the city this way! Car-Free Day! It was discussed for a long time, and will be realized finally.

Following other world’s capitals, such as Bogotá and Brussels, the action Paris Car-Free Day will be held on September 27. Guests of the city and its residents will have a unique opportunity to see absolutely different city without traffic jams, walking free along the streets – to do what was impossible before.

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Beach on the Seine has opened

July 22, 2015 / Travel
Paris beach 2015

Well, let’s smile, jump and clap your hands! :-) Finally, a true beach season has come to Paris, in spite of that it’s hot in the city for for a long time. If you want to come to the French capital in the short run, so you can spend your time on a beach besides visiting museums and other “classic” pastime.

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Paris today: Haussmann style

July 21, 2015 / Art & Culture
Baron Haussmann

For last century Paris has been visited by hundreds thousands travellers from different corners of our planet, and this tourist stream does not become less year after year. And here we can ask: why? Because you know, there is a lot of cities in the world, but Paris is still one of the most popular and visited ones. Of course, we could answer by many ways: museums in a great number, great French cuisine, Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, the Seine, beautiful language and culture… But today we would like to talk about Paris architecture – the biggest and powerful magnet which attracts tens of millions tourists from all around the world every year.

Paris is an ancient city, and it has quite a lot of interesting beautiful buildings of different historical periods. However, no matter what someone can say, modern Paris – the city that we can see nowadays – is a creation of the famous prefect Baron Haussmann. Hot discussion on this man’s activity continues till now, but we have to recognize that, in spite of all interpretations, he had left a colossal heritage.

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Price restriction for rental apartments in Paris

July 13, 2015 / Real Estate
Hotel de Ville

For last years the price of rental apartments has grown up actively in all the big cities of Europe, and Paris was on the top positions on this list. Of course, first it was a result of common trends, but also because a Paris’ status as one of the most popular touristic places in the world. Owners of residential real estate do everything to increase income of their property.

Sure, as for an average person who comes to the French capital on vacation or just needs an accommodation for permanent residence, such prices hike becomes more and more big problem, especially taking in mind consequences of the world financial crisis.

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Cash payments’ cutback in France

June 29, 2015 / Shopping

Some time ago the minister of finance of France announced the government’s plans to cut cash payments in the country, and from September, 2015 this initiative will come into force.

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Films under stars in Saint Cloud

June 23, 2015 / Art & Culture

Paris and art are inseparable things, and every adult in the world knows this. That’s why it’s not surprising that in the city you can find different art events which would gladden connoisseurs of all genres and direction.

Summer in Paris is also rather active time for lovers of art so, be sure, there is something interesting for everybody there.

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Paris Jazz Festival 2015

June 10, 2015 / Art & Culture

Summer has came and Paris, traditionally, offers its residents and tourists a variety of interesting cultural events. And one of the brightest and most popular music festivals of the French capital – Paris Jazz Festival 2015 — has started on June 7. It will last until the 26th of July in the Bois de Vincennes, so you can still plan your trip to Paris if the word “jazz” is not an empty phrase for you. :-)

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Le Bourget 2015

June 4, 2015 / Various

Dear friends, it’s summer time on calendar! And we send our greetings on this occasion. :-) Though, today’s main topic is a little bit different, so long as, by tradition, the middle of June is the time for famous Paris Air Show in Le Bourget – one of the biggest aircraft forums in the world.

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