Paris

CATACOMBES?…JUST A PILE OF OLD BONES!

One of the things I managed to do on my Paris list was visit the Catacombes. http://www.catacombes.paris.fr/ I will cheat and reproduce the history of this strange place. The Catacombs of Paris (the “municipal Ossuary”) have been created at the end of the 18th century. The cemetery of Innocent (close to Saint-Eustace, in the district of the “Halles”) had been used during nearly … Continue reading

Paris / Paris. February

THE MOST EXPENSIVE HOT CHOCOLATE IN PARIS.

Last week  in Four Seasons George V, I had what must be the most expensive hot chocolate in Paris, if not the world.  At 22 euros their thick dark  chocolate traditional comes in a pot to pour from and was truly delicious, but I am not sure I would pay so much again! My curiosity had been aroused by Out and about in Paris post about their … Continue reading