December in Paris

After getting sent to Paris in November for work, I was lucky enough to return again in December. And, just like November, I spent a lot of time revisiting my favorite spots, especially those that I knew would be decked out for the holidays. What can I say; I am a sucker for Christmas. On … More December in Paris

November in Paris

Of all the calls you can get at work, “Can you hop on a plane to Paris tomorrow?” is one of the better ones (it’s right up there with “your Seamless is in the lobby.”) And so, completely out of the blue last November, that’s just what I did. My time in the city was super intense … More November in Paris

Paris: Ten Things I Learned from My Autumn in the City of Light

Paris seems sort of like a dream now. Every day for three months, I woke up in a lovely Parisian apartment and walked through the streets of the first arrondissement to get to work, stopping here and there along the way to pick up breakfast and coffee. At the time, I enjoyed my morning walks, but it’s … More Paris: Ten Things I Learned from My Autumn in the City of Light

Paris: A Few Places to Visit in Lieu of the Louvre

Paris’s most famous museum, the Louvre, and I have a tortured relationship. On the one hand, I think the scope of the artwork contained within the Louvre’s walls is flat-out amazing, and as an art and history nerd, I love visiting its collections. On the other hand…crowds. See, the thing is, I like the Louvre … More Paris: A Few Places to Visit in Lieu of the Louvre