summer in paris

La Rentrée: Paris Re-Awakens

Paris stretched. It was time to get back to work, and she was ready. Some people need springtime to feel reborn, but Paris just needs La Rentrée.
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The Best Paris Rooftop Bars for Summer Apéros

August in Paris is all about slow living: the nights are long and the apéros are endless. It’s no wonder Parisians flock to rooftop spots around
by Lory Martinez
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Summer in Paris: Top Spots to Tan in the City

For those of us spending summer in Paris, finding a nice spot to tan worry-free can be a struggle. But no fear, we’ve gathered our top picks for
by Lory Martinez
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August Events: Rock en Seine, Hula Hoop Lessons, Gay Games & More

Rock en Seine – Victor Picon Music festival season continues in Paris in the month of August, with a wide range of events to please fans of
by Emily Dilling
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New Paris Summer Hangouts: Rooftop Bars, Terrasses & Gardens

Summer is in full swing and there's no better place to relish the sunshine than Paris’ many terraces, outdoor bars, and rooftops. But are you
by Ali Postma
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Paris Summer Prep Lesson Two: The Bikini

At age 50, I moved to Paris. Impressed by the casual sexiness of the locals, I updated my wardrobe and skin care regime. But now it’s swimsuit
by Yvonne Shao
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July Events in Paris: Paris Plages, Open Air Cinema & Tour de France

July means the beginning of les vacances in Paris and summer in the city also brings a variety of outdoor festivals celebrating cinema, music,
by Emily Dilling
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Paris Summer Prep Lesson One: Legs

No matter their age, Parisians’ clothing fits like a dream, their hair and makeup look effortless, and their posture says they’re very proud of
by Yvonne Shao
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August Events in Paris: Cinema en Plein Air, Rollerdisco and Rock en Seine

Here are our top picks of what's on this month in Paris, including a garden dinner party, music festivals, open air cinema and roller disco.
by Erin Dahl
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Paris’ Summer Art Expos Not To Be Missed: Art/Afrique, Guy Bourdin and David Hockney

It’s nearly August, and while most of the French may be going on summer holidays, there’s still plenty to do in Paris. Cafés and shops may close,
by Ali Postma
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Ground Control: A New Home Near Gare De Lyon, Great Eats, and a Community Garden

Ground Control, the 18th arrondissement's beloved ephemeral summer hangout spot, has changed its zip code. The pop-up has moved into a former
by Erin Dahl
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July Events in Paris: Afropunk, Mark Shaw, the Cuban National Ballet, and More

Summer is in full swing and there's plenty to do in Paris this month. Including markets, wine tasting, an art exhibition, and much more.
by Erin Dahl
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Paris Summer Fashion: Keeping Cool, Comfortable and Chic In the City Heat

Keeping cool, comfortable and chic during the Summer in Paris, can be quite the sartorial challenge. You feel like dressing for the beach but
by Aisling Greally