Kim Vandervort

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Where to Stay in Paris: The Best Neighborhoods and Hotels for Every Type of Traveler

Whether a long-planned holiday or spontaneous weekend trip, your first time or fifteenth, an important question before traveling to Paris is: where …

France

17 cult-favorite French pharmacy skin care products you can buy online

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Embryolisse Instagram<p>When I lived in Paris, visitors only ever asked for two things: to see the Eiffel Tower, and to stop by a French …

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The best chocolate shops in Paris

Cocoa may be made in South America, but chocolate has a long history in France. The sweet delicacy first arrived in France in 1615, when King Louis …

France

Consumer Reports Gives This French Skincare Brand’s Sunscreen a Perfect Score

We know you know how important it is to wear sunscreen every single day, no matter what your skin tone is or whether or not you’re basking in the sun. But as the temperatures start to sizzle and many of us head outdoors, it’s especially crucial to protect ourselves from the sun’s damaging rays. So …

Skin Care

The Best Apple Tart in Paris

922<p>2K<p>I take a tough line at calling something “the best.” As anyone who’s tried to get the best chocolate shop, the best bakery, the best bistro, …

I do yoga twice a week and it's totally transformed my body and health

Whether you're devoted to the downward dog or don't know your child's pose from your tree pose, it's time to get more acquainted with yoga.<p>From …

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

How to Do Paris Like a French Girl

After meeting my American father at a wedding in France in 1987,my mother moved to New York from Paris, the city she grew up in and had never …

The French Pharmacy Products Parisians Swear By

An excellent reason to bring an extra suitcase with you for your next trip to Paris.<p>Et voila, it’s her again. The Parisienne. You can spot her from a …

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The Paris Dream Trip (Part 4): How to Get About

(This article is part 4 of 8 in The Paris Dream Trip)<b>How to Get About</b>Let’s review: at this point you’ve settled on when to travel and where to stay. …

10 essential yoga poses for beginners

For some reason, in the last decade, yoga – in all its bizarre forms (hot, cold, with beer and even, goats) – has become a go-to workout for fitness fanatics. It has transformed from being a workout you might do once a week wearing slouchy tracksuit bottoms to an exemplary physical and spiritual …

Yoga

How to Dress Business Casual for Women

In need of outfit inspiration for the office? Learn how to nail nine-to-five style with this go-to guide on dressing business casual for women...

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31 Books That Portray Love In A Realistic Way

Because sometimes, love is messy, crazy, confusing, and wonderful – sometimes all at the same time.<p><i>Responses have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

The 25 Best Bedtime Stories of All Time

Getting kids ready for bed can feel like a constant struggle. One thing that makes it easier? A great read to trick entice them to put on their pj's …

Best Boat Tours of Paris: Find Your Perfect Seine River Cruise

As romantic life experiences go, taking a tour of Paris by boat is pretty much unparalleled. The city and many of its most breathtaking sights seem …

Tania Fares's Insider Guide To Paris

The Gift Stop-Off: Buly 1803<p>Designer To Watch: Charlotte Chesnais<p>Église Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais<p>The Wardrobe Update: Das Mot<p>The Art-Lover's …

11 Unique Things To Do In Paris

Paris is possibly one of the most sought-after cities to visit. With things like the top places to see like the Eiffel Tower, embracing its romantic …

Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Paris: Most Popular Sights

Iconic Things to See and Do in the City of Light<p>First visits to Paris can be as daunting and disorienting as they are enchanting. It's often hard to …

Galeries Lafayette Department Store in Paris

First inaugurated in 1893, the Galeries Lafayette department store is a fashion institution in Paris. Located near the stately Opera Garnier, the …

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The top ten things to see in Paris (for your second trip)

The list of the top ten things to see in Paris, according to the city’s Official Visitors Bureau, is fantastic…. but it’s a bit <i>obvious</i>. The Louvre, …

5 BEST BRUNCHES IN PARIS

If brunch is a British classic, then it is no surprise that the French have completely perfected it. In the land of gastronomy and elevated cuisine, …

Enjoying the Water: Cruising Canals and Waterways in Paris

If you've already taken a sightseeing and/or dinner cruise on the Seine River and are looking for a more offbeat kind of tour, there's much more to …

Out-Of-The-Ordinary Romantic Things To Do In Paris

Alternative ways to explore the City of Love.<p>Sophie Filippova via Getty Images<p>Forget attaching a ‘love lock’ to the Pont des Arts bridge. From …

The Gaslight Effect: The History of Gaslighting and Its Destructive Power

Your significant other crosses the line in his flirtations with another woman at a dinner party. When you confront him, he asks you to stop being insecure and controlling. After a long argument, you apologize for giving him a hard time.<p>Your boss backed you on a project when you met privately in his …

Paris hotels: 11 best places to stay for style and value

The City of Lights: it’s the place to stroll down boulevards, gaze at world-famous art and eat like a king – but where should you bed down when it’s …

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The Best Markets in Paris: From Flowers to Food

From flower markets to food markets – Paris has it all. Whether you want to pop by a market to have a sight-seeing break, or if you’re looking for a …

France

The Most Luxurious Places to Stay in Paris—That Aren’t Hotels

The hotels of Paris may be plentiful, but they also take being one-of-a-kind as a badge of honor. When looking for a Parisian place to rest your …

30 Best Hostels in Paris • Epic Insider Guide (Updated 2018!)

Walk yourself fit: how striding out could transform your body

“Some people walk like this.” Joanna Hall, sports scientist, one-time TV fitness guru and now walking expert springs off to demonstrate a walk. She looks purposeful, compact and speedy, like a person on her way to give someone a piece of her mind. It is a fine walk. But I can tell from her manner …

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Why a Foam Roller Will Change Your Life (and How to Do It)

Whether you've recently kickstarted a new workout plan for the New Year, you're trying to exercise more, or you're just trying to keep up with your …