My friend Emily is getting married, but decided she wanted to have a “bachelorette vacation” to Paris instead of a bachelorette party. I never say no to a vacation, so imagine my delight when she asked me to join her! I had been to Paris once before (backpacking and staying in hostels) so I was [...]
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In this episode of Cubicle Travel Tips our Paris expert, Gigi, is giving us some great travel tips to Paris. In this video we cover everything from where to go, key phrases in French, tips on cheaper meals, etc… Make sure you watch!
There is always the hush before the soundtrack begins to roll, and the music starts to play. The mind leaps ahead to begin to figure out the scene that is about to take place. And so it is with the musical score of Paris. The daily soundtrack is familiar to all: the roar of buses, [...]
I must admit that it was my sister who first sent me to Shakespeare and Company, when I was 19 years old and first living in Paris. I was not close to my sister at that time, who had come home from France wearing berets, smoking Gauloises and raging about the bourgeoisie aspects of our [...]
When you think of French cuisine, does chocolate immediately leap to your mind? If it does, then you must make a visit to A L’Etoile D’Or. To say that it is not on the beaten path would be a bit of an exaggeration. Having lived in Paris for a couple of years, and visiting it [...]