Mon Quartier

Mon Quartier 2017-10-06T13:51:39+00:00

les cafés

January 21st, 2018|Tags: |

I have been doing a healthy amount of café hopping since my arrival.  In part, it's my attempt to get to know my neighborhood, try out some basic French skills and also, to be social. [...]

l’ appart

January 14th, 2018|Tags: , |

It’s been a week of moving, settling in and adjusting to Parisian culture. My apartment is just as I remembered it, a little worn on the surface, but solid architectural bones.  It’s a tiny place, [...]

Apartment hunting

November 7th, 2017|

I had dreams of spending days touring apartments throughout the city and finding the perfect pied-à-terre.  Unfortunately, reality is quite different.  The Paris rental market does not work as the real estate television shows seem [...]