Topics :: Paris

Surprise, Delight on the Streets of Paris

By Matthew S. Bajko | Thursday May 2, 2013
Much like San Francisco, Paris is divided into numerous neighborhoods each with its unique charms and offerings.

Paris’s Best Baguette

By Elaine Ganley | Tuesday Apr 30, 2013
You may be tempted to take bite out of Tunisian born baker Ridha Khadher, but it’s his baguette you should be seeking, which just won "Best Baguette" in Paris.

Gay Attack Victim in France Becomes Cause Celebre

By Thomas Adamson | Thursday Apr 11, 2013
The shocking photo of a homophobic attack victim in Paris that went viral on social media this week and caused the French interior minister to weigh in was used as an emblem in a pro-gay rally Wednesday evening.

Gay Couple Beaten in Paris Attack

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Apr 9, 2013
A French couple say that they were beaten in Paris because they were gay may reflect tensions as the country debates legalizing same-sex marriage.

Huge Crowds in Paris March for Marriage Equality

Monday Jan 28, 2013
Two weeks after a huge demonstration in opposition to the French government’s proposal to legalize same-sex marriage, those in favor came out in force on Sunday.

Paris in the 1920s with Kiki de Montparnasse

Tuesday Dec 25, 2012
Roam the streets the Paris, overhear the plein-air conversations of the 20th century’s most respected writers and intellectuals, and watch new artistic movements emerge from the bohemian Left Bank, with the woman who knew it all: Kiki de Montparnasse.

Tens of Thousands in Paris Street for Gay Marriage

Monday Dec 17, 2012
Tens of thousands of people supporting the Socialist government’s plan to legalize same-sex marriage and adoptions in France have marched in a Paris demonstration.

Lagerfeld Hosts Lavish Show at the Linlithgow Palace

Thursday Dec 6, 2012
Karl Lagerfeld, the creative director of luxury Paris brand Chanel, ensured a major coup for Scotland this winter by choosing a ruined palace in West Lothian as the dramatic backdrop for the brand’s most spectacular and extravagant fashion show.

Wang Named Designer at Paris’ Balenciaga

By SAMANTHA CRITCHELL | Tuesday Dec 4, 2012
Young downtown designer Alexander Wang is taking over the creative direction of storied Paris fashion label Balenciaga, likely bringing his cool-girl, sporty look to a house made famous by its founder for graceful, fluid lines.

Paris Hotels Celebrate Christmas

Saturday Nov 24, 2012
To celebrate the 2012 holiday season, two Parisian hotels celebrate the best of international festive traditions.