Canal Saint Martin

Parisian Squats: Alternative Venues for Art, Music & More

Squats in Paris have evolved a great deal since the French revolution and even more particularly during the 1970s-80s counterculture era. Today we are seeing an increase in a new breed of squats,
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Getting Paris Right the First Time

So you’ve decided to finally book a trip to Paris. Félicitations, you’re surely going to love it! So you’ve decided to finally book a trip
by Oliver Gee
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DonAntónia Pastelaria: Portuguese Treats Along the Canal St-Martin

Among all of the trendy coffee shops and boutiques along the Canal Saint Martin, one new address is standing out from the rest. Forget croissants
by Bryan Pirolli
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Myrthe: A Quality Cantine and 100% French Épicerie Along Paris’ Canal St-Martin

Sandwiched between coffee shop Ten Belles and florist Bleuet Coquelicot, Mrythe is one of the Canal Saint Martin’s newest tenants. In addition to
by Kate Robinson
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Endless Summer at CopperBay Cocktail Bar in Paris’ 10ème

One bar that will let us hold onto our summer memories is Copper Bay, where the ease of the South of France has been brought to the City of
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Ambrym: Sustainable Made-in-France Fashion on the Canal St-Martin

Gabrielle and Marion are the dynamic women behind Ambrym, a French label dedicated to sustainable and locally made fashion. Together they have
by Emily Dilling
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Cartel: Japanese Tapas Along Paris’ Canal St-Martin

Modeled on a Japanese izakaya bar, Cartel is Canal St-Martin’s latest opening. For their second project, the team behind Marais bistro Mère Fille
by Rooksana Hossenally
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The Perfect Weekend Along Paris’ Canal St-Martin

Every Sunday the city of Paris inhales deeply, taking a break to live life at a different rhythm and wander the cobbled streets. The 15th century
by Sylvia Sabes
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Le Comptoir Général: African Food, Drinks, and Dance Along Paris’ Canal Saint Martin

Behind a street art mural along Canal Saint Martin hides Paris’ best-kept secret — “Ghetto Museum” Le Comptoir General. This multi-purpose
by Emma Brode
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Le Poutch: Coffee, Breakfast and Brunch on Paris’ Hip Canal Saint Martin

Café Le Poutch may be new to the scene at Canal Saint Martin, but it’s already made 13, rue Lucien Sampaix its own. With a good soundtrack, free
by Lauren Sarazen
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Paris’ Best Indian Restaurants from Bollywood Kitchen Chef Sanjee

While talking with Parisian-Indian chef Sanjee of Bollywood Kitchen, a quite yummy restaurant in the 17ème arrondissement, she confirmed her
by Rooksana Hossenally
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The Four Best Bike Rides Spanning the Paris City Limits

A bicycle provides the perfect tempo for exploring a city. You can get from point A to point B faster than you would walking, but it’s slow
by Anna Brones
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Paris Summer Romance Giveaway: Je T’Aime, Me Neither by Lily Heise

Lily Heise doesn't date; she stumbles clumsily into romantic mischief. Her latest book, Je T'aime Me Neither, chronicles her sometimes absurdly
by Lily Heise