Chinese New Year in Paris – Rue du Temple adorned with red lanterns

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My Japa[risia]n Mania: Princess Crêpes

all three pictures © Chris Lomon

 

Love the doll-house-style crepes house!

3 rue des Ecouffes, 75004 Paris


The Grand Master of Chocolate in Paris, Jacques Genin

A universe of design and pure delicacy

if you don’t like chocolate, try the Paris-Brest…

133 Rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris – 01 45 77 29 01

 


Around the Clock With Larnicol

The inventive chocolate Creator, Georges Larnicol

And the clock ticks for real! 14 rue de Rivoli – 75004 Paris


Absinthe: a modern revival

Luc presenting you all his collection of Absinthe. A must visit! Unfortunately no degustation. This is the law! Place Sainte-Catherine- 75004


Campana Café at Musée d’Orsay

Orsay reopened a whole section (Pavillon Amont) with a brand new display of 19th century masterpieces.  Twenty-five years after its grand opening, the former railway station has spruced up around half of its exhibition spaces at a cost of € 20.1 million ($27.6 million).

Tokujin Yoshioka glass bench in the Impressionists Gallery

Rediscover Courbet on eggplant-colour painted walls, climb the stairs to the Impressionists Gallery, sit on one of the seven water-like glass benches designed by Tokujin Yoshioka and stop, exhausted, at the Campana Café!


Halloween at Larnicol’s Chocolate Factory

a chocolate and candy season bouquet?

or the orange witch slippers?

Georges Larnicol – 132 bd St-Germain – 75006 Paris