Parisian Living

How to Celebrate a Winter Christmas in Paris

‘Tis the season and those in the northern hemisphere are wrapping up in their winter best, drinking mulled wine under sparkling lights, and indulging in comfort food. However, for those in the southern hemisphere, the Christmas season is quite the opposite. For those who are new to the winter experience like me, or if you’re just a Christmas enthusiast, here are some things you can do to
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What to do in Paris in December

Christmas decorations and lights may have been up in Paris since early November, but now it’s December and officially the holiday season. That means it’s time to indulge in all the warming winter dishes (think fondue, raclette, ...read more
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Celebrating a ‘Friendsgiving’ Thanksgiving in Paris

Sometimes, your friends are your family. Whether it's your first time or not, here’s how you can have a stellar Friendsgiving in Paris....read more
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What to do in Paris in November

Make the most of November, before the holiday season arrives, by attending some of these events in Paris....read more
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Trick or Treat: How to Halloween in Paris

Halloween is getting bigger in France and there are so many ways to celebrate it. Here's how to Halloween in Paris - fun guaranteed!...read more
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Classic French Dishes from my Mother-In-Law’s Kitchen

Along with the million and one things to worry about while moving countries, I also faced the intimidating prospect of meeting my (then future) French mother-in-law, Maria.Luckily, all my consternations were for naught. Turns out, we were a ...read more
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Becoming Parisienne with Marissa Cox of Rue Rodier

Eight years ago, Marissa Cox threw caution to the wind and left her native England behind to move to Paris for love. And while the relationship didn’t hold out, her passion for Paris did. Fast-forward almost a decade and she’s created a home for ...read more

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What to do in Paris in October

October is a big month for Paris, with annual events such as Nuit Blanche, Fête des Vendanges de Montmartre, FIAC, and more. Here are some of our must-dos....read more
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Dating in Paris: Swiping for a Paris-Perfect Match

Before I moved to Paris last year, I spent some time researching its dating scene. Coming from New Zealand, and having only ever dated Kiwi men, I had a hunch that things in the City of Love would be different. My inkling was right and the ...read more
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The HiP Paris Sweepstakes is over!

The HiP Paris Sweepstakes is officially over and all of the winners have been notified! Thank you to all who contributed! ...read more
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A Guide to Paris’ Flea Market

When most people hear the phrase”‘shopping in Paris,” their minds are likely to think of trendy hipster boutiques or super-chic shopping. However perhaps the most authentic shopping experience you will find isn’t in the city’s heart but in the ...read more
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What to do in Paris in September

The year is flying by. It’s la rentrée already, and there is certainly no shortage of events this September in Paris. Soften the blow of the end of les vacances and return to work by getting out and about in the city this month....read more
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Learning French on TikTok

When beginning life from scratch in a new country, or simply attempting to learn a new language, a sense of humor goes a long way. Even more so when the city in question is Paris, and the language happens to be French. And every now and then, ...read more
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