Category Archives: things to do

Swimming under a Moon

…in an indoor pool in Paris on a Friday night. Advertisements

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Alphabet challenge: HIJKLM

My challenge to follow the alphabet (according to country) when eating out in Paris continues with a flurry of recent restaurants…

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Vegan cooking class in Paris: Pastry (yes!)

Disclaimer: I am not vegan and not even 100% vegetarian. But I do like learning new things, and dairy-less pastry class was fun. (read on)

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And if YOU came to visit?

It’s April, and with the spring showers comes a sprinkling of friends, family and plus ones (or two or threes). And this means                           For me, the thought … Continue reading

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The Literary Scene in Paris, post n°1

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Don’t waste your weekends, get out of Paris!

Escaping Paris I don’t know about you, but a lot of my weekends go a bit like this:FridayIt’s the WEEKEND!7pm – Sprint out of work.7.30pm – Do something practical that I haven’t been able to do all week; like buy … Continue reading

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The Culture Factory

L’Entrepôt in Paris The Entrepôt in the 14th arrondissement is not somewhere you would stumble across. Tucked down a nondescript road in a quiet, residential area in Paris, the orange flags draped down the side of the building are the … Continue reading

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