A New Museum in Paris: Bourse de Commerce

After years of renovation works the Bourse de Commerce - Pinault Collection finally opens its doors to Parisian art lovers and - for now, not-so-many - tourists. It is a new art venue you should not miss if you are interested in contemporary art but also if you love architecture. The Japanese architect Tadao Ando …

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Winter time: Best Parisian Hot chocolate Recipe!

Parisian Hot Chocolate from Angelina, Maison Souquet and Laduree Winter holidays are upon us. Since it is not clear what we will be allowed to do during the last days of this crazy year (I am being too kind with 2020 I know...) Parisian bakeries and patisseries are cheering us up creating delicious holidays' treats. …

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The day when Marie Antoinette died

On October 16th 1793 a simple cart left the Conciergerie, the revolutionaries' prison on Ile-de-la-Cite. Marie-Antoinette was sitting on it, wearing a simple withe shirt and a bonnet, like a commoner. She was going to the guillotine. No famous last words were spoken by the "last" queen of France. She just said "Pardon me sir, …

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