expat paris

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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Single in the City: Moving to Paris Tout Seul

Picking up and moving countries is tough no matter the circumstances, and expat life in Paris is hard (and also really awesome!) for all of us.
by Candice Johnson
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The Expat Mom Experience: Paris Fashion Post-Baby

The air in Paris is getting cooler and the metro a little busier with Parisians restored from summer vacation, which signifies la rentrée is in
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The Expat Mom Experience: To Paris and Back with Bébé

In our son Georges’ almost two-year life, he has crossed the Atlantic twelve times. And you would think after ten times, mom would have the
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Living, Loving, Learning: An American Photographer on Starting a New Life in Paris

Four years ago, Marjorie Preval did what many have aspired to do: she left behind her life in New York and moved herself and her daughter Kailin
by Marjorie Preval
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Rude or Simply French? Debunking the Cultural Clichés

What is it about Paris that incites such strong feelings? For a city that relies so heavily on its tourism industry, Paris and the French have
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Expat Special: What To Do With One Month in Paris

Piyapat Ch You’re about to realize your dream: living in Paris for a month. You found an apartment, booked your flight, and learned how to ask
by Nicole Gustin
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Literary Paris for Expats: Tory’s Top Picks

Photo: tumblr One of the most gratifying things about being a Francophile is that, no matter where you are, you can always read your way back to
by Tory Hoen