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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. 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. A true ode to the district, there are nearly 5000 books, scattered all over 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, our heart swings. It is also interesting to…

The best terraces and rooftops for a drink

With this beautiful weather, nothing is more pleasant for Parisians than to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, take a little height or, on the contrary, storm the terraces to enjoy cocktails and other dishes in good company. … A brief overview of our best addresses to enjoy the last evenings of August before the dreaded recovery! – Brach In the heart of the 16th arrondissement, the new hotel signed Starck has been creating a buzz since it opened a few months earlier. But the new object of all desires at Le Brach is undoubtedly its new 400 m² terrace, nestled on the 1st floor of the 5-star hotel. Once settled in, we choose from the small Asian plates to share: dim sums, spring rolls and other poke bowls… There is a sweet smell of vacation. Reservation strongly recommended! Brach, 1-7 rue Jean Richepin, 75016 Paris – Pavyllon Last October, Yannick Alléno inaugurated his third Parisian restaurant: Pavyllon. Located on the ground floor of the Pavillon Ledoyen – in the gardens of the Champs-Élysées! – the entrance to …

The beauty list of the best summer products for the holidays  

If some are already on vacation, others - the Augustians - will have to wait a little longer before heading out into the sun... For those who are still stuck at the office, we have prepared the beauty list of essential products for you, to slip into your suitcase this summer. Sun creams, fresh waters and new make-ups... We've thought of everything! – The novelties on the solar side To avoid the ugly sunburn, which is moreover painful, one does not especially make the impasse on the sunscreen. In order to protect your skin effectively, we then rely on classic products (index 50!) such as the brilliant ANTHELIOS solar fluid from La Roche-Posay. 'As invisible as water, and light as air', we like its unfailing resistance and its small size, practical to carry. On the Vichy side, it's the Capital Soleil range and its new Beach Protect formulation – anti-sand, salt, chlorine, wind and water resistant for 40 minutes! – which we will hear a lot about this summer. You can opt for multi-protection milk, anti-dehydration spray, moisturizing milk...

3 good reasons to fall for a pair of Arche branded shoes this summer

With numerous boutiques all over France and abroad, the Arche brand owes its success to its shoes, each more stylish than the next, offering unparalleled comfort… Here are 3 good reasons to set your sights on a designer pair Arch this summer. - They are of excellent quality Walking for kilometers comfortably while remaining stylish is a luxury that we all want to afford! And we agree on that, nothing is more unbearable than having sore feet during a summer stroll. That's good, the Arche brand meets this expectation by offering shoes with a design that is not only original and trendy but which stands out above all for their high quality. - They are comfortable Designed in genuine leather, their soles are made from pure rubber milk for an unrivaled result, flexibility and an incomparable feeling of lightness. Yes, thanks to Arche, you can look beautiful with a pair of heeled sandals for hours and at the end, zero blisters ...

How to choose your summer scent?

When summer is (finally) the tip of its nose, we hasten to switch dressing rooms but also… perfume! Discover our tips for choosing the right summer fragrance. With hot summer days (even a heat wave ...) our nose needs fresh and light scents. It is for this reason that we start storing winter perfumes that are a little too heady, woody or heavy in musk, at the back of the cupboard. For those who do not know much, here is the basics. If you are usually a fan of pure perfumes that last a long time, this season, opt for an eau de toilette or a subtle and refreshing eau de parfum.In summer fragrances, there are usually citrus notes of citrus - bergamot , lemon, tangerine, orange, grapefruit… - because these are top notes that evaporate quickly. They are often followed by floral heart notes, easily recognizable: rose, violet, jasmine or orange blossom ... Pear, …

The best iced teas to spend the summer cool

We keep repeating it but with these periods of great heat, it is essential to quench your thirst daily, throughout the day. For those who are tired of plain water, vary the pleasures by turning to iced teas, tasty and very refreshing. Zoom on our favorites of the moment. – Kusmi Tea Crush alert, the Kusmi Tea brand has just unveiled “Les Glacés” a new range, right for the summer. Intended to satisfy all desires and please all tastes, these 5 emblematic recipes will seduce you without difficulty! Are you more of a fruit of the orchard? AquaSummer conceals all the velvety and fleshy notes of peach and apricot, over accents of sun-drenched hibiscus. Fan of the Tropics? AquaExotica invites you to travel, with its blend of tangy hibiscus flower, infinitely sweet mango and exotic flavors of dragon fruit... Fancy some superfruits? AquaFrutti combines hydration and pleasure through hibiscus, the subtlety of pomegranate seeds and the sweetness of …

The best rooftops to spend your summer evenings

With the return of sunny days – and longer days – nothing is more pleasant for Parisians than to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, take a little height and sip cocktails in a super stylish spot… A short tour horizon of our best high-perched addresses to make the most of this summer. Spoiler: some have only just opened their doors! – Créatures Perched on the roof terrace of the Galeries Lafayette Haussmann, the Créatures restaurant has just reopened its doors to the public… to our delight! Here, all the ceremonial of Mediterranean cuisine is in the spotlight: from the preparation of the meal until the moment it is shared, from the service to the general rhythm, from the environment to the dishes, and from the open kitchen to energy. Another particularity of this ephemeral place: the cuisine of chef Julien Sebbag is 100% vegetarian… but no less delicious! À la carte: colorful salads – potatoes, hard-boiled egg, capers, homemade aioli & paprika or even tabbouleh with raisins, almonds, fresh herbs & feta – a Stain Boy or…