Month: October 2011

A person walking in front of an outdoor cafe.

Au Roi du Café

October 31, 2011

If you are seeking an affordable evening meal in a great location, then look no further than Au Roi du Café on Rue Lecourbe. The bistro offers a concise yet varied menu of main courses  including traditional favourites as well…

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Brocante — Village d’Auteui

October 22, 2011

For one of the better brocante shows to look for silver, fine china, goblets of Baccarat, antique necklaces, old framed art pieces and other fine brocante pieces, visit Eglise d’Auteuil in the posh 16th Arrondissement the weekend of October 23 and…

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A table full of different types of desserts.

Salon du Chocolate (Paris)

October 14, 2011

From October 20-24, this premier chocolate festival, Salon du Chocolate, at Port de Versailles should not be missed by anyone who loves chocolate.   All of the prestigious chocolatiers will be at this event, and a kids workshop and exhibition is held everyday from…

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Café du Trocadéro

October 8, 2011

In the opening scene of Woody Allen’s Midnight In Paris, he provides a panoramic shot of Place du Trocadéro, with the Eiffel Tower in the background, framed by Palais de Chaillot that is perched atop a hill spread out with an…

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20km Paris Race — October 9

October 2, 2011

On Sunday, October 9, 2011, 20,000 athletes will enjoy a scenic 20 kilometer race through the streets of Paris.  Beginning at Place d’Iena below Palais de Chaillot at Trocadéro, the race goes through Avenue Foch near the Arc de Triomphe, through…

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