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Author Archives: Niki Peters

The recreation of place de la concorde and the champs-élysées

Paris plans to transform the famous Champs-Élysées into ‘extraordinary garden’

Arguably the most famous avenue in the world, the Champs-Élysées, is set for a green makeover following the 2024 Summer Olympics. The €250 million project will begin prior to the Olympics, transforming Place de la Concorde, before turning the 1.9km (1.2 mile) stretch of the Champs-Élysées into an ‘extraordinary garden’. … Read More

Watch the sunrise in Paris after travelling by train

Fancy waking up in Paris? The revival of the European sleeper trains from 2021!

On April 15th 2019, a fire began in the Notre Dame Cathedral, toppling the spire and gutting the church which has stood in the centre of Paris for 850 years. … Read More

The Joys of Paris Reopening

The Joys of Paris Emerging from Lockdown

With most of the world starting to settle into a new normal (we hate this term too, but just couldn’t help ourselves!) since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, life in Paris has emerged from its own slumber this summer. … Read More

Boutique Bike Tours Must-see Movies of Paris

Must-see Movies to Transport Yourself to Paris

On the silver screen, the lust for life in Paris is infectious, and is able to transport anyone to these same riverside quays of dancing people. … Read More

Reading in a Windowsill in Paris

10 Books to Read to Transport Yourself to Paris

We’ve devised a way to bring Paris to you by way of words from its greatest admirers and authors who have graced this city with their craft. … Read More

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