La vie parisienne
How to catch a free exhibition
Paris has more than a thousand art spaces, and visiting even a fraction of them can add up quickly – unless you take advantage of free or discounted admission, or stick to museums owned by the city of Paris, which are always gratuit. See also: 10 museums you can visit for free Many museums offer […]
Is Halloween a thing in Paris?
Don’t expect to see kids trick-or-treating, carved pumpkins and haunted houses on the 31st. Halloween isn’t a big deal in Paris. At least not yet. Supermarkets and other businesses have already jumped at the opportunity to commercialize yet another day in the year, now the public has to follow. With La Toussaint as a public […]
7 offbeat places in Paris
A wine shop that only sells non-alcoholic drinks, coworking in a supermarket, a nap bar: There’s nothing ordinary about these seven establishments. JM Video Streaming services killed the video star. Or almost. JM Video in the 11th arrondissement is still very much alive and continues to be visited by local and international movie buffs (watch […]