Even if you arrive in Paris on the spur of the moment, New Year’s Eve can often be a most memorable experience. Montmartre and the Champs Elysees remain two of the most popular venues but plenty of nightclubs and restaurant/dinner clubs offer special New Year’s eve menus and entertainment to ring in the new year.
You’ve just bought a ten-pack of Paris Metro tickets (a carnet) and none of them work! When you try to go through the turnstile, the red light flashes. Have you put your metro tickets in a pocket that also has keys, spare change or a USB memory stick? Any of […]
As of today (May 4,’09) there are four reported cases of swine flu in Paris. (One couple had recently returned from a trip to Mexico). The buzzword here is ‘serenity and vigilance’. Tomorrow a campaign to encourage healthy practices such as washing hands and not coughing all over strangers in […]
Perhaps you may be one of the unfortunate visitors who have been snubbed at some of Paris’s famous right bank cafes? Never fear. You aren’t alone. There appears to be a trend that, nowadays, if you don’t intend to sit down and consume an entire meal at certain Right Bank […]