Posted in Fashion & Shopping le 5 January 2019
If you’re in the mood for a spot of shopping amidst beautiful surroundings this winter, then follow in the footsteps of the ladies in petticoats and gentlemen in frilled shirts who, in the first part of the 19th century, took advantage of the comfort and convenience of the covered passages to do their browsing and purchasing.
Posted in Fashion & Shopping le 9 January 2017
If you happen to be visiting Paris this January, a couple of dates to note are the 11th, when the Winter Sales begin, and the 20th; the opening of the Maison & Objet trade show for lovers of design and lifestyle innovations. Book a break at the Hotel Université and enjoy both of these events. Nestled in the heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, this contemporary haven of peace will replenish your batteries with a delicious continental breakfast before you go in search of bargains or explore the aisles of Maison & Objet.
Posted in Fashion & Shopping le 4 January 2016
Since last year Parisians and their guests have all been looking forward to the arrival of the winter sales for the opportunity to acquire the most fabulous fashions at unbeatable prices. Even the biggest stores are no exception to the rule during this period, offering massive discounts guaranteed to delight dedicated bargain hunters.
Posted in Fashion & Shopping le 9 November 2015
Before we know it, Christmas will be upon us. Decked out in her splendid finery, the capital is a Yuletide song of sumptuous illuminations and shop windows turned into enchanted grottoes that will take your breath away.