Antique Ghosts: Les Puces de Saint-Ouen

Welcome to Les Puces de Saint-Ouen, Paris’ most famous flea market and the largest antique market in the world.   Les Puces de Saint-Ouen is spread across a whopping 7 hectares and is open on weekends until 6pm. As you can imagine, given its size, there is a lot to see.   I wandered, cafe creme … Continue Reading

Being a Tourist – Montmartre

Et si ça te tente, prenons le temps, de faire silence. I first fell in love with Montmartre when I was 15. The quiet thrill, standing on the steps of the Sacre Coeur Cathedral looking down at the patchwork city below has stayed with me; and I’ve fallen for it more and more with every … Continue Reading