August 2016

Bring France Home – literally

Posted by Alexandra in Hidden Gems, Lifestyle

Wandering the streets of Paris is my favorite activity: it allows me to take the pulse of the city while finding new gems. This July was no exception: as soon as I had dropped my bags I bolted out for a first taste of Paris 2016 vintage. Being based in Le Marais, it’s an easy walk to Place des Vosges…

Paris remains a moveable feast

Posted by Alexandra in Lifestyle

It was my first time since the dreadful events of Friday, November 13th, 2015. I didn’t know what to expect: would the city be different from the last time I was there? If yes, how would it be different: would I feel safe? Would it still be as vibrant? What would people’s spirit be like? With 5 days in Paris, some on my…