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Paris in 48 hours: The Perfect Weekend Itinerary

Paris in 48 hours: The Perfect Weekend Guide<p>Where to eat and shop. What to see and do. Paris in 48 hours.<p>October 20, 2017<p>Paris is one of the most …

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Prada Teams With Artist Francesco Vezzoli for Opéra Pompidou Performance

The Centre Pompidou museum in Paris tapped Vezzoli for an original takeover to celebrate its 40th anniversary.<p><b>MILAN —</b> Prada partnered with Italian …

France

Victoria Blamey’s Guide to Paris

After reopening Chumley’s in New York City, chef Victoria Blamey took time off to explore Paris, a city she loves and draws endless inspiration …

Travel

Paris Unadorned: Black and White Portraits of the City of Light, 1946

View along Quai du Louvre (today Quai François Mitterrand) down the Seine toward Ponte Des Arts with the Eiffel Tower in<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Ed Clark—Time & …

France

20 Christmas Gift Ideas For Parisians

Cultural pass<p><b>What is it:</b> Culture First pass.<b><br>Why you need it:</b> It offers free access to either three or six museum exhibitions, theater, dance, and …

Wine

75002 : les meilleures adresses déco du 2ème arrondissement parisien !

Avis de mutation dans le centre de Paris ! Le 2ème arrondissement est en train de changer de visage. L’inauguration l’année dernière du Saint Marc, …

France

Racy Public Art Exposes Paris’s Invisible Borders

This week, after a social-media barrage declared it obscene, officials refused to install a sculpture called <i>Domestikator</i> in the Tuileries Gardens near the Louvre. The same piece was then accepted by, and set up outside, the Pompidou, a contemporary-art museum less than a mile down the road.<p>The …

Art

An Introvert's Guide to Paris

For the bookworm<p>This incredible bookstore has been welcoming “tumbleweeds” (bohemian poets and writers) for decades, making it the perfect spot for …

Culture

Montmartre celebrates Paris’ vines and wines

Montmartre is famous for the Sacré-Coeur basilica. But it is lesser known for Clos Montmartre, Paris’ only wine producing vineyard. The area was once covered in vines until a virus all but wiped them out. That, along with urban development.<p>Every year locals celebrate the harvesting of the grapes …

The 8 best Montreal hotels, from grande dames to sensitive conversions

<b>Le Mount Stephen</b><p>The former home of Canada’s railway pioneer, George Stephen, and later a private members’ club, the neoclassical landmark on Montreal’s Drummond Street has now been transformed into Le Mount Stephen Hotel, in which 90 contemporary guest rooms, a sizeable ballroom and a series of …

Hotels

A Brief Compendium of Art Nouveau Treasures

<i>I</i>t’s photographs like this that stop me in my tracks when I’m browsing the internet, and I’m always saving them away in some folder that I never do …

France

All Good Things Must Come to an End: The Closing of Colette, a Paris Fashion Institution

Colette, which has been described by Forbes as ‘The Trendiest Store In The World’, is a Paris institution. Chanel designer Karl Lagerfield famously …

New Yves Saint Laurent museum opens in Marrakech

MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) — The Yves Saint Laurent museum opened its doors to the public Thursday in Marrakech, the sunny, bustling, gritty Moroccan city beloved by the late French designer.<p>The highly-anticipated opening comes less than three weeks since the inauguration of a museum dedicated to the …

World News

Grand Indulgences at the Ritz Paris

Paris visitors can treat themselves to an iconic city experience with Grand Brunch at Ritz Paris, offered Sundays in the Salon d’Été facing the Grand …

Nilotic Groove: born in Khartoum, raised in Paris

Ghandi Adam and Nouredeen Gibreel Yousif have traded Khartoum for Paris. And they want to carrying on doing what they do best: making music. We met …

European News

Cartier’s USO (Unidentified Smelling Object): where art puts your head in the clouds

Cartier's latest olfactory experience is an attempt to restore an artistic dimension to its perfumes. Try the unique, high-tech experience yourself …

Beauty

Eiffel Tower gets turned into world's highest driving range

Ryder Cup captains Jim Furyk and Thomas Bjorn recreate Arnold Palmer's famous Eiffel Tower shot to mark one year until the 2018 competition.

Golf

Yves Saint Laurent in Marrakech: a tribute to a giant of fashion

A new museum dedicated to Saint Laurent opens in the Moroccan city this week. As the last act of his partner, Pierre Bergé, it ensures the designer’s legacy shines

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Sculpture considered too risque for Louvre gets public outing at Paris' Pompidou Centre

A huge sculpture deemed too obscene for the regal gardens of the Louvre Museum has found a new home at Paris' edgier Pompidou Centre.<p>The art work was …

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Too racy for Louvre in France, sex sculpture finds home at nearby Pompidou Centre

In the end it was just too kinky for the Louvre.<p>The world's most visited museum shied away from displaying a sculpture that some have labelled as too …

Art

Paris for foodies - discover the gourmet delights of France

Sign up to our <b>Lifestyle</b> newsletter<p>For centuries, French food has been a world leader in gastronomy and this is a country that prides itself on its …

France

Must-See Art Guide: Paris

Art World<p>This week's guide features Daniel Buren, Chantal Akerman, André Derain, and more.<p>,<p>Bonjour, Paris. The City of Light has been in the art …

France

Paris is always a good idea

Paris has been fascinating masses for centuries and beckoning people of all walks of life. Part rebellious, part scandalous, a little bit naughty and …

France

How Ladurée Taught Americans to ‘Patisserie’

What happens when a pastry shop becomes a bona fide lifestyle brand<p>Ladurée is an interesting exception,” says pastry chef, author, and American expat in Paris David Lebovitz. “On the one hand French people love it, and will always love it, but they hate when anything becomes a chain. They call it …

France

Eagles Of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes Interviewed By Mastodon’s Brent Hinds

Their documentary "Eagles Of Death Metal: Nos Amis (Our Friends)" is also now set for a December home release...The post Eagles Of Death Metal’s …

Eagles of Death Metal

Longchamp Racecourse: Parisian 'green bubble' almost complete

<b>(CNN) —</b> The $145 million redevelopment of the iconic Longchamp Racecourse is entering its final phase, with building work set to be completed this December.<p>The Paris venue has hosted the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe -- known as the world's richest race on turf -- since the days of Napoleon III over …

Architecture

Sleepover in a Paris Bookshop

Bookworms, library lovers and Parisphiles gather round. In the heart of the city, behind the facade of an old bookshop in the Marais, a secret …

France

In Paris, Passion Battles the Decline of Stamp Collecting

PARIS — There is a rundown shop in my neighborhood near the Rue des Martyrs that never seems to close. When I peer through the window late at night, I usually see a small group of older men bent over a long table, picking up and moving around thousands of tiny bits of colored paper with their tiny …

The Arts

Inside the Recently Revamped Ritz Paris

<i>Following a four-year, €400 million renovation, the Ritz Paris reopened last summer, revealing gentle, luxurious updates that pay homage to over 100</i> …

Hotels

How Heather Parry Is Helping Live Nation Bring Lady Gaga, Puff Daddy And More To The Screen

Taking over as President of Live Nation Productions on December 1, 2015, Heather Parry didn’t feel the need to make a “splashy announcement” as she puts it. Instead, upon coming into the behemoth concert promoter, Parry, to no surprise to anyone who knows her, chose to jump right into the …

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