Top 20 richest French people

French richest people

Welcome to 2016, Bienvenus en 2016! If you’ve ever wondered whether France is a great country for a new business venture then you should have a look at France’s top 20 richest people to have a feel for where France’s biggest fortunes are made. The rich of the rich are not doing too badly in France, for instance in 2014 their assets increased by 20% and they are only getting richer. The French elite’s fortune is estimated to be worth more than 325 billion which equals to 25% of French people’s bank savings. Despite France’s economic (and social) crisis, French … Continue reading

Where to buy Christmas decorations in Paris?

Christmas decorations in Paris

If you are lucky enough to travel to Paris during this festive season you may want to bring back home some Christmas decorations from the most elegant city in the world! Impress your friends and loved ones with the best souvenir ever or simply spoil yourself! Find out below where to buy Christmas decorations in Paris and enjoy the whole experience by visiting the most iconic, luxurious and vibrant boutiques in Paris. Un, deux, trois… c’est parti pour Noël! Les Galleries Lafayette If you are aware of the French fashion and lifestyle scene you would certainly know by now that … Continue reading

Top Paris Events in 2015: save the date!

A French Perspective

Paris is one of the most, if not the most, culturally rich capitals in Europe. With hundreds of art galleries, pop-up events, concerts, permanent and temporary exhibitions as well as shows and so much more… Paris has always something to offer to everyone, no matter what your inclinations are, Paris has it all. Even though Paris is continual home for cultural events, every year the French capital hosts internationally renowned major events, from an iconic jazz festival to a run up the Eiffel tower: discover the top events in Paris for 2015…. Being French myself, I have made a selection … Continue reading

Famous luxury macaron-maker Ladurée launches its first make-up line

Ladurée … this beautiful name instantly brings to me images of luxurious tea-times in Paris. The taste of the best macarons  and, bien sur, the luxurious beauty that dresses all the patisseries will make you feel pretty special from the moment you admire the macarons from the street to the moment you finally get to taste the finesse of one. This luxurious cake-maker has seduced the best connoisseurs from France to become the most renowned and desired macaron-maker in the world! Even if many of us know Ladurée as a revolutionary exquisite pastry shop and tea room from Paris (founded … Continue reading