Musée Bourdelle

With so many glorious districts to explore, Paris’ 15th arrondissement tends to get ignored. The city’s largest arrondissement, the 15th is largely residential, and admittedly very quiet. True, the Parc André Citroën isn’t Paris’ most exciting park, and its southernmost regions aren’t the most happening areas of the city. I’ve written before about how much … More Musée Bourdelle

Musée d’Orsay

When I began this blog, my mission was to introduce readers to those small, little-known museums that make Paris so unique, but which don’t necessary appear on the front page of magazines or guide books. I was interested in the forgotten, the bizarre, the tiny, the specialised, the hidden-away and the underrated. As I noted … More Musée d’Orsay

Grand Palais

The stately boulevard of the Champs-Elysées is a misleading place. Tourists think Paris’ most famous street will be the height of stereotypical French elegance. Many expect it to show off the best French gastronomie has to offer. But for many, the Champs-Elysées is a disappointment. The restaurants are mediocre and overpriced and the shops are mostly multinational … More Grand Palais