Tag: Eiffel Tower


How well do you know Paris?

As this is our last blog post before la rentrée, we thought we would mix things up a bit and create a quiz to test your knowledge on Paris. If you’ve lived in Paris for a few years and have kept up to date with our blog posts, this quiz should be a walk in the park.   Paris is a wonderful city to live in, and there is always something new to discover. We are constantly amazed and pleasantly surprised at the new facts and quirks we learn about the city......

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SFP's Best Views in Paris

We have scoured all corners of the city for some great views of Paris over the past few years. Our advice? Skip the Eiffel Tower or even the Arc de Triumph and snag some photos at some of these great spots, for free instead! 1. Patio of the Institut du Monde Arabe Visiting the Institut du Monde Arabe holds many treasures from beautiful exhibits, delicious...

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Beautiful in the Summer, Winter, Autumn and Spring, Paris never ceases to impress with it’s sophisticated architecture and ambience of elegance and grace. As we are truly in the depths of winter, these cold and icy months have inspired our first Black and White photography edition of the City of Lights....

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Ever feel like zipping through Paris and all of its glorious sites in your own electric car? Well we did with TwizTour and thought we would share our experience with you. A Twizy is a cute blue electric car with an individually tailored GPS tour of Paris, based on duration of time and sites you want to see. Valentina and Fanny run this unique boutique electric car tour company located at Port de Suffren beneath the Eiffel Tower and are super sweet and helpful....

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February is the month of the great thaw: hopefully just in the weather and not in your love live! Wondering how to spice up Valentine’s this year in Paris? We’ve got your go to list so that you aren’t scrambling to buy your honey wine or chocolates at the last minute! Why not set up a romantic dinner and photo session to capture the your Valentine’s Day? In the afternoon, meet up with photographer Lindsey Kent at the Louvre Museum, where she’ll then take you around the city for a two-hour romantic......

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Sure, everyone knows what the Eiffel Tower is and where it is located.  It has been said that it is the most visited monument in the world, with some 7 plus million visitors a year.  And while this landmark may be the most emblematic image of Paris and France, there are tons of hidden gems about it’s history that are less common knowledge.  Because I’m lucky enough to see this architectural feat from my window, I thought I’d look into the historic depth that doesn’t immediately meet the eye.  Here’s the list......

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