The World of Canes at M. Segas

Walking Canes at M. Segas

From Classical Canes to Decorative Walking Sticks, M. Segas Has an Impressive Range of Canes: Paris is full of interesting shops and one of the curious and wonderful shops we checked out was the Segas antique cane shop in the Passage Jouffroy in the 9th arrondissement. M. Segas has been in the cane business for […]

Shakespeare and Company – A Legendary Bookshop

Shakespeare and Company Bookshop

Shakespeare Bookshop’s Reputation Far Exceeds the Size of its Shop: Shakespeare and Company is an independent English-language bookshop in the Latin Quarter that falls under the “legendary bookshop” category. When you have literary luminaries visiting Shakespeare and Company and when film-makers feature the bookshop in their movies, even if it’s ever so briefly as in […]

Deyrolle – A Unique Taxidermy Shop in the Heart of Paris

Deyrolle Taxidermist

Deyrolle Feels More like a Natural History Museum: When it comes to the unusual, Deyrolle is perhaps one of the more idiosyncratic shops in Paris. If you’re shopping for a gift that’s a little more unique than what you can find in Galeries Lafayette or the other Paris grand magasins, this shop has stuffed polar bears, […]

La Vallée Village – A Chic Paris Designer Outlet

Chic Outlet Shopping

Bargain-Hunting for Designer Fashion at La Vallée Village: Tuesday was shopping day for us and the plan was to head for one of the shopping outlets in Paris. We’ve heard a lot about Chic Outlet’s La Vallée Village and thought that it was time for us to check out the bargains for designer fashion at […]

Paris Shopping – Les Grands Magasins of Paris

Galeries Lafayette

At the Grand Department Stores in Paris You Can Shop till you Drop: If shopping is your passion, a visit to les Grands Magasins (the grand department stores) of Paris is a must. Parisians are très chic and the department stores here carry all the latest in the fashion scene. The big stores stock most […]