Monthly Archives: January 2014

Velvet rope, security and an overflowing line packed with anxiously waiting onlookers, is what I encountered on my way to take the train one day at Saint Lazare station. What could this be for?  Is there an opening of a new store, restaurant or a possible celebrity sighting? Is George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Uma Thurman or one of the other celebrities that frequent Paris inside? These are the questions I asked myself… Read More

As all the holiday decor disappears, the New Year begins and tourists head home to start their daily routine, only the true Parisians are left to resume their lives. After starting my first day of French language classes yesterday for four months at Accord Language School in the 9th arrondissement,  I felt the calm vibe of the city. It is the first time since the rush of the holiday season, I felt… Read More