Forest Collins

Paris Podcasts: Favorites for Francophiles

The popularity of podcasts has created a flourishing selection of excellent Paris-themed shows for Francophiles to choose from. Whether you’re interested in quirky historical facts or want an
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Paris’ Best Natural Wine Bars & Shops

While it’s exciting to live in a city that is increasingly open to international influences and imported ideas, it's also reassuring to know that
by Emily Dilling
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Arrive and Imbibe: In-the-Know Wine Tastings and Classes in Paris

One of the best things about being in Paris is that going local means partaking in some particularly good French wine. My travel M.O. is “arrive
by Forest Collins
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Wine in Bulk and Bottled Cocktails: Hip Alternatives for Drinking Chez Vous

With everything from simple corner cafes to trendy nightclubs, Paris is a paradise for those with a taste for the nightlife. Even so, sometimes a
by Forest Collins
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La Table de Cybèle: Fresh and Local Dining in Boulogne

It’s seems that Boulogne, a relatively staid suburb of Paris, is becoming spunkier as a different breed of establishment seems to be seeping into
by Forest Collins
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Women In Food & Wine: Ladies Of the Paris Dining Scene, Part I

What follows is the first part in a two-part series on some of the innovative women currently shaping the Paris food scene. They are behind some
by Emily Dilling
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Table for One: The Best Places To Dine Solo in Paris

Who says Paris is just for lovers? With world-class museums, jaw-dropping architecture and monuments galore, exploring the City of Light alone
by Forest Collins
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Happy New Year 2014! HiP Paris Best Of 2013

Carin Olsson Before everyone gets a proper start on their New Year’s resolutions, we wanted to take a moment to look back over the past year and
by Genevieve Sandifer
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A Day in SOPI: Eating, Drinking & Shopping in Paris’ HiP South-of-Pigalle Area

While both North and South have plenty to offer, it’s SoPi that’s become the latest neighborhood to watch. SoPi is packed with plenty of
by Forest Collins
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Paris’ Freshest Culinary Trend: Seafood & Cocktails

A formidable group of young food and drink folks have picked up on international culinary trends to create some new and vibrant options for
by Forest Collins
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Drinking in Style: Paris’ Best Hotel Bars

What is it that makes hotel bars so appealing? Is it the sense of travel and adventure? Is it the ease with which you could drop into a bed after
by Forest Collins
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Paris’s Best New Cocktail Bars: Le Coq, Little Red Door, Glass and More

It’s a new year full of new possibilities. And if one of your resolutions is to get out and enjoy the Parisian nightlife, you’re in luck. 2012
by Forest Collins
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Paris’ Latest Private Dining Club: La Table de Cybele

The Parisian private supper club scene started up a few years back with a small but solid selection of home “restaurants.” But it didn’t take
by Forest Collins