Paris

Paris
COP21

Dominica’s Petit Journal: Can COP21 Save the Planet?

How many of us see and feel the veil of pollution that all too often hangs over Paris, dulling the city of lights? What does mandatory alternative driving tell you about the air we breathe? What can the upcoming COP 21 Conference do about it?
treasure hunt at the Louvre

Treasure Hunt at the Louvre: A Thrilling Friday Night Out

Visiting the Louvre museum can seem a gargantuan task, and a bit intimidating for some people. But THATLou treasure hunts make discovering art in one of the world's greatest museums a heart-stopping and fun mission for people of all ages.
singles bars in Paris

4 Hip Singles Bars and Restaurants in Paris

Whether it's a eccentric, sophisticated, shabby chic or laid back vibe you're seeking, here are some hip hotspots where singles meet in Paris.
Hillary Clinton Pantsuit Nation

Expat Women Unite to Create “Pantsuit Nation France”

Expat women united in Paris to form a Facebook group called "Pantsuit Nation-France" to connect like-minded people over post-US election concerns and issues that matter to them.
pet

The Joys and Downfalls of Having a Pet in Paris

A dedicated pet owner recounts the surprising highs and lows of moving her beloved cat and dog to a small Parisian apartment.

5 Hot Fashion Trends for Fall/Winter 2017-2018

From swinging skirts to brightly-colored coats, these are cool weather fashion trends you'll want in your closet this season.
rainy day activities

15 Rainy Day Activities for Families in Paris

It’s raining, it’s pouring and the kids are bouncing off the walls. Fear not—there are plenty of indoor activities in Paris to keep your wild bambinos happy!

How a Single Mom in Paris Covers War, Conflict and Human Lives

Many women choose to alter or give up their careers when they have children. Not Janine di Giovanni. An award winning war correspondent and Middle East Editor of Newsweek, this single mother feels the call of duty each time an opportunity arises to slip into battle zones to put a human face on war.
tips for hosting visitors to Paris

5 Tips to Handle the Onslaught of Visitors to Paris

Every year, approximately 46 million visitors will walk the narrow cobblestone streets of Paris, and when you live in Paris, you sometimes feel like you are personally responsible for about half of them. That may be a slight exaggeration, but it is true that when you live in the City of Light, everyone you know will want to visit at some point, and you’ll find that once the spring season has begun, your spare couch will suddenly become the busiest hotel in the city.
summer in Paris

5 Essentials for Surviving a Hot Parisian Summer

With the Parisian summer finally here to stay, check out these top 5 products to keep you cool when the temperatures rise.