Stay in Paris: Grand Hotel du Palais Royal

Stay in Paris: Grand Hotel du Palais Royal

    Palais Royal is one of my very favorite places in Paris, and one that I always seem to find myself re-visiting, whether for a moment of calm, leisurely stroll, or simply just to admire Daniel Buren's stunning work of art in the courtyard.         Nestled up against Palais Royal is the Grand Hotel [...]

Where to Brunch in Paris

Where to Brunch in Paris

        Holybelly There are only two places in the world where I would voluntarily order pancakes and they are 1) Clinton Street Baking Co. in NYC, and 2) Holybelly in Paris. Don't even bother looking at the menu, because you know you're getting the "Savory Stack" pancakes, with bacon, fried eggs, Bourbon butter [...]

10 Best Cafes in Paris

10 Best Cafes in Paris

. . . When you think of Paris, it's usually the croissants, wine, cheese you think of; not coffee. That's because this city was traditionally renowned for its weak and sour espresso, however, that has slowly but surely been changing, thanks to specialist baristas bringing new wave to the Paris coffee scene. Being a huge coffee lover, [...]