Fontaine Molière: A Little-Known Paris Monument

If you walk in the vicinity of Palais-Royal, you may spot a monumental fountain at the corner of the rue Molière and the rue de Richelieu. This is ... lire plus !

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The first and tallest skyscraper of Paris

In 1781, New York was still a British settlement and Sydney, Australia had not yet been founded. These two great cities, known for their skyscrapers were preceded by ... lire plus !

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Paris Smiles: a collection of Parisian portraits

Paris Smiles is a collection of over a hundred portraits in black-and-white taken by Ronald W. Kenyon. It includes pictures of friends and strangers, French and foreign, men, ... lire plus !

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The Eiffel Tower Discovery Course is here!

Today I’m launching my new Eiffel Tower Discovery Course… check it out! Welcome to the Eiffel Tower Discovery Course I can’t tell you how excited I am today. ... lire plus !

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How the Eiffel Tower was saved from destruction

The City of Paris gave Gustave Eiffel a concession that allowed the tower to stand for 20 years until 1909. That year, the ownership would revert to the ... lire plus !

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The Mystery Behind the Chimney of the Eiffel Tower

Only a very small number of Parisians and tourists know of the existence of what looks like a folly at the feet of the Iron Lady. In fact ... lire plus !

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Discover the house of Jean Hérouet in Paris

When you walk along the busy rue des Francs Bourgeois in the Marais district, you’ll probably notice the House of Jean Hérouet. It stands out from other buildings ... lire plus !

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The secrets about the Moulin Rouge in Paris

Ohh la la… Le Moulin Rouge is one of the most famous cabarets in the world. It is easily recognisable with its red windmill on the corner of Boulevard ... lire plus !

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The Dome church of Les Invalides and Napoleon’s tomb

The glittering golden roof of the Dome church is an unmissable landmark in the Parisian landscape. Situated in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, the monument is the symbol of ... lire plus !

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Discover the original tombstone of Napoleon in Paris

Whether liked or hated, Napoleon Bonaparte still fascinates today. Since its exile to the remote island of St. Helena, many mysteries have surrounded the French Emperor. One of them ... lire plus !

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