Category Archives: Paris shopping

Twinings Tea Room in Paris

Twinings Tea Room Feel like a little bit of England in the heart of Paris? Feel a hankering for the tea-room atmosphere and some tasty scones? Well, this is just the place. I have been into the WH Smith English … Continue reading

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Now Always on a Sunday

Open on Sundays Galeries Lafayette is an upmarket French department store chain, the flagship store on Boulevard Haussmann in the 9th arrondissement, very close to Opera Garnier. From January 8, 2017 it is now open on Sundays 11am-7pm (Mondays-Saturdays 9:30am-8:30pm), … Continue reading

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Lego Pastry and Pirates in Les Halles

Paris: Forum des Halles For a couple of years now in Paris we’ve been watching the change to the old Les Halles area and the construction of a whole new complex. It was/is a little bitter-sweet, as we always loved … Continue reading

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Galeries Lafayette Has Shopping Season All Year

Holiday shopping frenzy season is about to be upon us. But, for some people, shopping really is retail therapy, and Paris has lots to offer. Going to the huge department store, the Galeries Lafayette, is an event in itself, a … Continue reading

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