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My Perfect Day in Paris – With Jane Bertch of French Cooking School La Cuisine Paris

After years of working in banking, Jane Bertch moved to Paris and went from banker to baker, founding cooking school La Cuisine Paris.
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How to Get Around Paris During the Strikes

As part of a national movement, Paris’ public transit workers have been on strike since December 5. Here are three essential tips to make the most of your stay — and get around efficiently.
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Our Top 5 Paris Cafes Right Now

As a Melbournian it makes me happy that the café scene here just keeps getting better. Here are some of my favorites for hiding from the Parisian winter.
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Better Eating: Our Favorite Gluten-Free & Vegan Spots in Paris

The New Year is upon us! We know we're not alone in making resolutions, especially when it comes to eating more healthily. And that's why we want to start the year by sharing our favorite restaurants and cafés that are both gluten-free and vegan.
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Happy New Year 2020! A Look Back at HiP Paris’s Best Posts of 2019

The best thing about being part of the team on a blog like HiP Paris, aside from all of our amazing readers who keep us on our toes of course, is that we get to work with talented writers and photographers who take us to all four corners of the
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What to do in Paris in January

Don’t put up your feet just yet because with the New Year brings a slew of new events to enjoy this month in Paris.
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Our Top 5 Sustainable French Clothing Brands to Slow Down Fast Fashion

With fast fashion slowing down as consumers worry about the industry's harmful practices, these five ethical companies are disrupting the fashion capital of the world.
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Holiday Giveaway: Win A Pair of French Designer Shoes From Pied de Biche

It’s time for our holiday giveaway, and this time, we’ve teamed up with beautiful French shoe brand Pied de Biche to give one lucky reader a gorgeous pair of leather shoes to welcome in the new year!
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Where to Eat in Paris on New Year’s Day

Make your way to one of these restaurants open on New Year’s Day in Paris for a festive feast you won't forget.
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How to Spend an Alternative New Year’s Eve in Paris

If you’re looking to avoid the crowds and do something a little bit different this NYE, there are plenty of alternative events in Paris that are sure to make your night a memorable one.
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Paris Holiday Gift Guide: 5 Original Takes on Traditional French Gifts

I’m not really into the festive spirit, preferring just to be nice, generous, and jolly all year-round rather than for a couple of weeks every winter. However, I am excellent at buying gifts, always able to pick out the right one for the
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Where to Eat in Paris on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Of all French holidays, Christmas is celebrated with heightened gastronomic pomp. We round up the Paris restaurants that will be open for Christmas Eve or Christmas Day.
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What to do in Paris in December

December is a busy month in Paris and your calendars are sure to be jam packed, perhaps with some of these events.
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Paris’ Best Food Halls: Hip, Trendy, and Delicious

Food is in integral part of the Paris experience. Over the past few years the city has seen a surge in a different breed of culinary venue: the food hall. Here are our top picks for food halls in Paris.
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Where to go For Thanksgiving Dinner in Paris

For many Americans, Thanksgiving is the most important holiday of the year. It’s a time to be thankful and to bring together your closest family and friends over a hearty meal. However, expats living in Paris can’t always make it back home. Nor
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Sundays in Paris: What to do on a Sunday in Montmartre

Montmartre locals are typically die-hard fans of their touristy-cum-quaint quartier. And we can’t disagree. Here are the 18ème addresses we love.
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Our Best Zero-Waste Personal Care Products From Paris

The French beauty industry is going green, introducing sustainable products that reduce packaging and waste while still giving my daily routine an illusion of elegance.