You already know it: « Paris is always a good idea« … unfortunately you don’t have any plan for a trip abroad soon :( Meanwhile, you can have a bit of Paris even if you stay at home!
Here is my special selection that will make you travel and help you bringing back home some souvenirs without leaving your desk…
1/ Stroll in Paris following social media
Celicelo, a French photograph you can follow either on Facebook or Instagram: a real talent for capturing those secret areas of Paris which are resplendant in both beauty and tranquility. From sunrises to sunsets en terrasse, the true splendour of the City of Light.
Katie Mitchell: the Instagram account of this Australian professional wedding photographer living in Paris. is full of Parisian romance, loved-up couples and great outdoors scenaries.
L’instant Parisien Instagram account: to get a fresh perspective on Paris. Every week, inspiring portraits of the city’s inhabitants, hidden places off the beaten track, original ideas for unusual outings, and city walks that take you to the poetic, creative and secret corners of Paris.
You can also check my 3 Pinterest boards about Paris
2/ Then browse through websites to find the perfect Parisian « je ne sais quoi« , as
The perfect « Parisienne » Tee-shirt from Maison Kitsuné
Or this one from « Sept Cinq concept store »
A mug to remind you that you definitively want to go there…
A« dreamed up French tote bag » for your next shopping
This cute smartphone case I received from Modern Map Art
A vintage French movie poster
Here a last selection to help you being patient…
And for planing your next trip, here are my “8 itineraries to experience Paris like a native »
If you’d like to discover – on foot – district after district, the best of Paris: local trendy shopping addresses – concept-stores, workshops and designer boutiques – kept-secret museum, historic places, charming tearooms and cafés…addresses that locals usually keep to themselves… this is the insider’s guide you needed!