L’Ecailler du Bistrot, Paris

L'ecailler du Bistrot, Paris

One of the culinary delights of visiting Paris is indulging in the assortment of raw seafood that so many restaurants offer. You see them as you pass by, with fresh seafood piled outside the venue, resting on ice, while l’ecailler is standing outside, shucking oysters on demand. No visit to…

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Marché Raspail, Paris

Marché Raspail, Paris

Listen to the quietude… you can always tell it’s a Sunday in Paris. I alight from the metro station Rennes on my way to Colorova patisserie for brunch and stumble across an open-air market. Photography © by Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. Marché Biologique Raspail is an organic market…

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Colorova Pâtisserie, Paris

Colorova, Paris

Located in chic 6ème arrondissement, Colorova is a pâtisserie that serves brunch of an unconventional type. Photography © by Corinne for Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. You won’t find bacon and eggs or Bloody Mary’s on offer. Colorova means multi-coloured in Polish and inside the quasi retro chic venue,…

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Passe Navigo Découverte Rates

passe navigo découverte

If you’re travelling to Paris for a week or more, and you’re planning to get around by metro, the Passe Navigo Découverte is a convenient and economical way to hop around the city. The pass is available to anyone, not just french nationals. It gives you unlimited travel on the…

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Top 10 Paris Gourmet Stores

Paris Gourmet Addresses

When it comes to gourmet shopping and experiencing Paris as a local, it helps to be in the know. In this gourmet guide, we present ten Paris gourmet addresses from the 5th and 6th arrondissements that are set to tempt you to venture out of sightseeing and museums. After all,…

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