Monthly Archives: March 2012

My first step towards Paris

The whole family wants to go to Paris! Now what? Is it better to first buy your plane tickets, or find a place to live? There are options for the neurotic & options for the carefree. More than likely, you will … Continue reading

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Paris Food Prices

Coffee is one of the first things associated with French café culture. It is still possible to find a typical French café: un express or un café expresso (espresso) for €1,50 ~ $1.90* in less touristy quartiers, but most start around … Continue reading

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Les Lilas 6 Bedroom House

This 6 bedroom family house at Porte des Lilas offers a truly French living experience in a less touristy neighborhood, that is still on the Paris Métro system. Only minutes from central Paris (on Line 11), Les Lilas offers all … Continue reading

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The Family is Moving to Paris! (Now What?)

The whole family is moving to Paris, & the preparations have begun! Whether or not you are laissez-faire planners or super organized, if children are involved, chances are you will be looking for resources. Here is a compilation of considerations for … Continue reading

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