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Discover Walks – Montmartre and the Impressionists

Discover Walks – Montmartre and the Impressionists

Earlier this month, I was invited by Discover Walks to join one of their Paris walking tours. I chose the Montmartre and the Impressionists tour because I was not as familiar with this neighborhood as I am with some of the other parts of the city where they conduct...

Sacré Coeur at Sunset

Sacré Coeur at Sunset

There is no better time to visit the Basilica of Sacré Coeur, atop the Butte de Montmartre, than an hour or so before sunset, when the sun is low enough in the sky to cast on everything in its path that gentle golden glow but still high enough for the rays to hit the...

Make Your Own Croissants?  Cooking Classes in Paris…

Make Your Own Croissants? Cooking Classes in Paris…

Recently, I spent an afternoon at Cook ’n with class, a cooking school on rue Custine in the 18th, on the back side of Montmartre.  The classes of up to seven students are taught in English and the focus ranges from bread making to cake decorating to molecular...

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