The Secret to Discovering the Real Paris

To explore the real Paris, you need to experience it like a local, staying in a Parisian home rather than a hotel. It’s not a dream. I have been staying in authentic Parisian homes since my first visit to Paris with the help of Airbnb.com, a website that connects travelers with local residents, with a … Continue reading The Secret to Discovering the Real Paris

The Imperfect Beauty of Paris – What to Know before Visiting Paris

I was exposed to French culture for the first time in my early teens when I heard the song “Si la vie est cadeau” (“If Life is a Gift”) sung by Corinne Hermès, the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 1983. I learnt the French language and a lot about Paris a decade later, but … Continue reading The Imperfect Beauty of Paris – What to Know before Visiting Paris