French air kiss

La Bise: The Art of the French Air Kiss

As a new Parisienne, I was baffled by la bise. I was raised in Texas, where the traditional greeting was a full-contact hug. When I later moved to California, I learned that there were three
keep reading

read more

Paris Tips: Making Small Talk A La Parisienne

Little Brown Pen Warm? Friendly? Spontaneous? These aren’t perhaps the first words that spring to mind when describing the typical Parisien.
by Victoria Wall
read more

Faire la Bise: The Art of the Parisian Double Air Kiss

oneandonlyparisphotography.com I’ve been back in New York for three weeks and I still can’t stop. Whenever I spend time in Paris, I pick up a
by Tory Hoen