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Happy New Year 2018! A Look Back HiP Paris’ Best of 2017

One of the joys of running a blog like Hip Paris is that it gives us the opportunity to work with fabulous writers, photographers, and francophiles that help us discover the city along with our
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Made in Paris: Local Designers in Paris’ Haut Marais

Living as a local designer in the uber-chic North Marais gives me insights into not only the most fashionable cafés in the neighborhood, of which
by Kasia Dietz
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Insidr Paris: Friendly Frenchies Deliver Smartphone Rentals & Local Tips to Travelers

Brother-and-sister team Benjamin and Nina hit upon the idea of Insidr. It’s a phone, but also more than a phone. Each 4G-equipped Android is
by Kate Robinson
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L’Épicerie des Environs: A One-Stop Locally Sourced Food Shop in Paris’ 18th

At L’Épicerie des Environs, you’ll find a local – or nearly local – version of just about everything you need to make a delicious dinner (and
by Kate Robinson
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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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Paris’ First All Bulk Organic Supermarket Pop-up: BioCoop21

BioCoop, a French organic grocery chain, has opened BioCoop21: Paris’ first all bulk, organic pop-up shop with over 250 options to buy 100% en
by Sylvia Sabes
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Fresh Flowers, Produce, and Cold-Press Juices at L’Epicerie Végétale in Paris’ 11ème

Opened at the end of September, L’Epicerie Végétale is a small, brightly decorated organic shop with a vision to make everything as local and
by Kristen Beddard
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Café Cour: A Hidden Pop-up with Terrace in Paris’ Marais

Opened the first of June and tucked away off of rue de Francs Bourgeois in the heart of the neighborhood is the Marais' newest pop-up summer
by Emily Jackson
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48 Hours in Marrakech

Just three hours by plane from Paris is the red city of Marrakech. There’s a reason the city has been a favorite of creative types and designers.
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Strolling Paris’ Still-Shifting 11th: rue Popincourt & rue de la Folie-Méricourt

Split only by the busy boulevard Voltaire, the rue de la Folie-Méricourt and rue Popincourt form a bridge between the Oberkampf and Voltaire
by Emily Dilling
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La Distillerie de Paris: An Experimental Micro-Distillery Opens in Paris’ 10ème

Inspired by the recent craft beer and cocktail movements in Paris, Nicolas and Sebastien Julhès launched their own distillery in the heart of
by Kate Robinson
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Société Parisienne de Bière: The Newest Stop for French Craft Beer Lovers

Craft beer lovers have until recent years found it hard to find a good selection of their favorite drink, Paris being more prone to the
by Anna Brones
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CREAM Café: Craft Roasted Coffee in Paris’ Belleville Neighborhood

Pay a visit to CREAM, Paris’ newest address for craft-roasted coffee in Belleville. Far from being a spin-off of an American or Australian coffee
by Emily Dilling