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La Maison Sisley: a well-being break in the heart of Paris

For more than 40 years, Sisley has been illuminating women's faces with exceptional products... Having become an absolute must-have in Parisian bathrooms, the brand specializing in phyto-cosmetology opened a house a few years ago dedicated to beauty and pleasure, in the heart of the Golden Triangle. Focus on this inspiring haven of peace which reveals the whole philosophy of the family brand… – A French family house Sisley is above all a beautiful family history. A shared love of beauty and a perpetual quest for excellence… In 1976, Hubert d'Ornano and his wife Isabelle founded the brand with one idea in mind: to use the best of plants and essential oils to create cosmetics. An innovative concept for the time and imitated many times since, without ever being equalled. Today, the torch has been proudly taken up by the couple's children. Exceptional skincare, make-up, perfumes and hair products… This French know-how is reflected in the quality of their products. A winning combination since the …

The terrace Les Editeurs carrfeour de l'odéon in Paris

Les Éditeurs: the cult literary café at Odéon

The Carrefour de l'Odéon represents an emblematic spot in Paris. A little away from the hubbub, we discover a pretty little square, storefront. This is where one of the neighborhood's most popular addresses proudly sits: Les Éditeurs. Focus on this literary café that multiplies the heart assets. – In the 6th arrondissement, dear to Parisian publishing houses, Les Éditeurs is an unmissable address. Here, everything has been thought out to welcome customers. On the pretty terrace, a myriad of tables with white tablecloths invite you to a moment of discreet indulgence. But it is once inside that the soul of the Editors reveals itself. As an ode to the neighborhood, nearly 5000 books are scattered around the restaurant. The rows line up with dignity and frame the small corners where it is good to settle down. Big club armchairs, soft benches… You are immediately imbued with the warm spirit of the place. On the menu, the classics of French bistronomy rub shoulders. Between well-stocked salads, a club sandwich to die for or very good meats, …

The 10 most fashionable concept stores in Paris

Combining different worlds, concept stores are the perfect places to find everything you need. Furniture, clothing, books, stationery or even tableware… Here, everything goes together perfectly, in a very warm atmosphere. Whether they are bohemian, arty or trendy, etc. Concept stores have quickly become our favorite places to find the best gifts. Here are the best Parisian addresses to have fun. – The most cutting-edge: Modes This new address is arousing enthusiasm worthy of colette! And for good reason, the selection of Modes is meant to be sharp, cool and feel-good. If the Italian concept store already has its loyal clientele in Milan, Porto Cervo, Trapani or even Portofino, it is revealed as the new HQ of fashionistas, in the heart of the Golden Triangle, at the corner of Avenue Montaigne. Here, the 300m² space is spread over two floors and displays a refined decor in bright colors. On the ground floor, sneaker aficionados will be thrilled with the collection of Stadium Goods, its batch of Nike Dunks and Air Jordans, in front of a display full of …

3 perfect hotels on the sidelines of the Cannes Yacht Festival

From September 6 to 11, the Cannes Yacht Festival will be in full swing, bringing together no less than 575 exhibitors! The Yachting Festival welcomes an eclectic offer of nearly 650 boats each year, 5 to 45 meters afloat and less than 10 meters ashore. Sailboats or motorboats, monohulls or even multihulls... The perfect opportunity for great enthusiasts and other less experienced sailors to meet the biggest names in the nautical industry and their latest innovations in unparalleled visiting conditions! Zoom on our 3 favorite establishments to stay near the Old Port and attend the festival. – Hôtel Barrière Le Majestic Cannes Overlooking the mythical Boulevard de la Croisette, opposite the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès, the Hôtel Barrière Le Majestic Cannes welcomes you into a warm universe where luxury and elegance are tinged with modernity and elegance. story… In this little cocoon of paradise, fine gourmets will be thrilled! Between the brasserie-inspired dishes signed by three-star chef Pierre Gagnaire at Fouquet's Cannes, the Italian-inspired dishes by Nicole Rubi and Pierre Gagnaire at Paradiso Nicole & …

7 spots by the water for lunch

You don't necessarily need to go to the South to enjoy good food with your feet in the water. In Paris and at its gates, the Seine reveals all its beauty… Whether you are Parisians or Ile-de-France residents, these waterfront addresses are worth the detour and provide a change of scenery in just a few metro stops! – The Chalet des Îles in the Bois de Boulogne A place of sharing for gourmets, the Chalet des Îles is nestled in the heart of an island in the Bois de Boulogne. To access this green setting, a small boat welcomes you for an express crossing. We then discover a truly authentic restaurant that has lost none of its charm of yesteryear. With huge spaces, several atmospheres are available to us: the terrace, the garden, the balcony, as well as the interior room... In good weather, we obviously recommend that you sit down on the terrace by the lake. Here, the chef's cuisine is simple and tasty, favoring seasonal products and authentic tastes in the pure French tradition. On the menu, there are refreshing salads, a Poke Bowl…

3 spots for lunch with your feet in the water

You don't necessarily have to go to the South to enjoy good food with your feet in the water. At the gates of Paris, the Seine reveals all its beauty. Some restaurants have understood this well and have put down their suitcases in these not-so-distant lands to feast on us… Whether you're Parisians or Ile-de-France residents, these addresses are worth a detour and give us a change of scenery in a few metro stations! - The Aqua in Suresnes With its small light garlands and its breathtaking view of the Seine, the Aqua has everything the perfect tavern. People come here to savor a bit of Italian Dolce Vita without taking the plane. Because it is the transalpine cuisine that is in the spotlight. A Sicilian octopus salad, artichoke tortellini or even a Milanese schnitzel… We feast on the dishes on offer, but it's a house novelty that seduced us: the mozzarella bar! In the window, we discover smoked mozzarella, di Buffala, braided or even burratas to die for. The hardest …

Favorite for the Domaine de Maffliers: your country house less than 1 hour from Paris

For Parisians in search of greenery who dream of a gentle 'slow life' getaway at the gates of Paris... Demeures de Campagne presents its new top-of-the-range experience designed especially for you: a set of houses in exceptional sites, which tick all the boxes for a stay far from the urban tumult, super rejuvenating... – DOMAINE DE MAFFLIERS: AN IMMERSION IN THE COUNTRYSIDE From Paris to Maffliers, the journey takes less than an hour by car and upon arrival, the little hassles and others daily injunctions fly away! Chill break by the swimming pool, walk in the forest, by bike or on horseback… In full immersion in nature, you will find here all the advantages of a country house without having to take care of anything! An all-inclusive concept that resonates as a true praise of the slow life... Whether you choose the comfort of the hotel (Novotel) or the charm of one of the 7 rurally decorated cottages (the castle is currently being renovated... ) the residence of Maffliers and its domain of 30 …