Category Archives: Paris

DesignDestinations: Celebrating 125 Posts

Wow! I looked at my blog stats page recently and noted that I had done 124 posts.  In Old Media terms, this is 124 articles (of sorts). I never dreamed when I launched DesignDestinations in August of 2009 I would … Continue reading

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Ex-pat shares Paris Favs

Yesterday I wrote about my favorite things to do in Paris and asked for readers to respond with ideas of their own.  Well, I got lucky. John Brosky, formerly of Grand Rapids, Mi shared his thoughts and generously agreed to … Continue reading

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My “Favorite Five” things to do in Paris

A young film editor from Chicago asked me recently if there are any things that I always do when I go to Paris.  We were sitting next to each other at a Hidden Kitchen dinner in Paris discussing the fact … Continue reading

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Canal Saint Martin in Paris a delightful surprise

A couple of years ago some friends of ours visited Paris, enjoying  a long weekend with some friends of theirs who were living in the City of Light and attending the Cordon Bleu.  They returned with tales of taking a … Continue reading

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Rue Cler where foodies and locals gather

The 7th Arrondissement is a place that everyone visits when they go to Paris.  It’s the home of the Eiffel Tower, that amazing iconic structure that was built for a World’s Fair and become the symbol for this City of … Continue reading

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