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A very special experience at the restaurant Lapérouse overlooking the Seine river

  Dining in a restaurant with a view on the Seine River is already something very special and furthermore enjoying lovely food in an enchanting decor and one of the oldest restaurants in paris! what a beautiful experience we had at the restaurant Lapérouse last week http://www.laperouse.com/ 51 Quai des Grands Augustins – 75006    

Spend a magical evening in the most romantic city in the world for the Valentine’s day!

    Magic for a romantic dinner! : the restaurant Tour d’Argent for its mythical view of Notre Dame: 15 quai de la Tournelle – 75005 Paris   www.tourdargent.com Walking along the Seine river remains one of the most romantic things to do in Paris and if you bring with you a bottle of champagne and two glasses, the Ultimate!

Best table for the view: The Pain Quotidien for the view on the Palais Royal Gardens

  Le Pain Quotidien – 5 rue des Petits Champs 75001 Paris: I like going there in the afternoon to work and enjoy a nice cup of tea. Lovely place! Near the old Stock Market and the Louvre Museum, the café/restaurant has an unique view of and direct access to the Palais Royal Garden. Let the place charm you with its large windows on two oposite sides, on the dynamic Rue des Petits Champs and the beautiful garden. The two central pillars were discovered during the construction and witness the beauty of this historical building.

3 Paris institutions for a romantic dinner!

Exquisite taste with incredible attention to detail in this place full of history! Le Restaurant – L’hôtel – 13 rue des Beaux Arts – 75006 http://www.l-hotel.com/le-restaurant/le-restaurant.htm. Magic! Le Train Bleu (“The Blue Train”) is a restaurant located in the hall of the Gare de Lyon railway station and has been serving drinks and meals since 1901 –  1st floor, Gare de Lyon, Place Louis Armand, 75012 Paris http://www.le-train-bleu.com/ The oldest restaurant in Paris!  The Procope: cosy and intimate atmosphere in the heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés. http://www.procope.com/ – 13 Rue de l’Ancienne Comédie, 75006 Paris

Farm to table, restaurants with gardens: Chefs in Paris are growing their produce for their recipes on a roof

Salads, strawberries, tomatoes…Chefs in Paris are taking the concept of “eating locally” with rooftop gardens. One of the pioneers of Parisian kitchen roof gardens is Yannick Alleno, who started with a little herb garden above his restaurant Le Terroir Parisien and now grows his fruits and vegetable on the rooftop of the maisondelamutualité

Lovely tearoom with sale of beautiful teapots in Bastille: Plaisir d’équi’thé

What a good surprise it has been to discover by chance Nathalie and her exquisite collection of teapots. I bought two of them (very cheap). I did not have the time to sit down to enjoy her wide variety of teas and pastries but for sure I will come back shortly in this lovely tearoom. Plaisir d’équi’thé: 12 boulevard Beaumarchais – 75011. Metro: Bastille