I learn the real reason why Parisians are so late all the time. … More There’s nothing fashionable about French lateness
According to Joan DeJean, Paris became the first truly modern city thanks to its urban architecture, social life, and (of course) fashion. … More How fashion was born in 17th century Paris
The French tradition of the “café-philo” is now a global phenomenon. … More Practicing philosophy at the café
Kati Marton’s “Paris: A Love Story” shows how cities can become woven into the narrative of our lives. … More How does Paris fit into your life story?
The Paris metro is home to eight abandoned stations, ghosts of the past and victims of chaotic urban development. … More 8 phantom metro stations in Paris [PHOTOS]
Adam Gopnik’s “Paris to the Moon” describes, analyzes, and overanalyzes daily life in Paris. … More A New Yorker deconstructs everyday life in Paris
The Promenade Plantée starts near the Bastille and ends up steps away from the Bois de Vincennes. … More My favorite walk in Paris