Often unknown, these musea of the city of Paris present the most interesting art collections. From June 16 onwards, you will be able to visit them again – and entrance is often free of charge. A little after that, on June 29, the Eiffeltower will reopen for visitors. Only up to its second level, and […]
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Anne Hidalgo, Paris mayor, sends a letter to all inhabitants of Paris. Her letter describes the practical guidelines and rules to observe once French society will start opening up, on May 11, after a long period of severe lockdown due to Corona: the “déconfinement”. With, amongst other things, 50 KM of additional bike lanes and […]
Until very recently, all indicators for the real estate market in Paris pointed towards increasing prices per square meter to as much as 5-6% in 2020. Supply was scarce and declined rather than increased, while demand continued to be strong. The number of transactions gradually decreased because there was little to buy. But how does […]
Watch Sting and Mylène Farmer romance in the city of love in their new song “stolen car”.
La Samaritaine, part of billionaire Bernard Arnault’s LVMH luxury empire, is set to reopen next April 2020 after a 15-year renovation. Soon we’ll be able to enjoy its restored Belle Epoque glamour, including ornate frescoes, mosaics and wrought-iron staircases. Europe’s wealthiest man is spending more than $1 billion on the iconic Paris department store at a time […]
Paris still has many secrets. One of them are the special bars that hide in nearly every arrondissement, often unknown by tourists and jealously kept secret by their visitors. Discover them here.
Buying an apartment in Paris? … Make sure you bring enough money! In one out of two districts or “arrondissements”, a flat now costs more than 11,000 euros per m2. And it’s the same just outside the ring road, the “boulevard périphérique”, in Neuilly-sur-Seine for example. But in the 13th, 19th and 20th arrondissements you […]
No less than 7 new skyscrapers are being built in Paris’business district La Défense. The city anticipates a continued exodus of banks, multinationals and investments funds from London to La Défense, following Brexit. La Défense is already the largest financial district in continental Europe, bigger than Frankfurt and Milan. Some 180.000 perople work there, but […]