Secrets of Paris

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Blogger: Heather Stimmler-Hall
Description: Created in 1999 by American-born travel journalist, author and private Paris guide Heather Stimmler-Hall, this website is home to the monthly Secrets of Paris newsletter, a weekly blog and calendar of interesting events happening around town, and a handy resource guide for Parisians of all nationalities.

Latest Posts

June 11th
I’m not in London anymore. When I moved back to Paris after a year and a half in the UK, this became clear on many levels. The baguettes. The smoking. The cafés. It was all just as I had left it — almost.  One of the most striking … Continue Reading
June 10th
New York Times best-selling author of the Aimée Leduc mystery series set in Paris, Cara Black spends a lot of the time in the city interviewing locals to research her books. I've known Cara for a long time (we even launched our books together at a … Continue Reading
May 30th
(This article is part 5 of 8 in The Paris Dream Trip) OK, so this is The Big One. You’ve planned the vacation, blocked out the time, found your lodging and worked out the transportation. But now, what exactly are you going to do? Coming up bel… Continue Reading
April 21st
Article by Secrets of Paris contributor Yvonne Shao In Paris, there are many opportunities to hear chamber music, but this series is truly unique. It makes the music approachable. Sinfonietta, a Paris chamber music organization, sponsors a series called… Continue Reading
March 1st
(This article is part 4 of 8 in The Paris Dream Trip) How to Get About Let’s review: at this point you’ve settled on when to travel and where to stay. That’s great. The next question is, how are you going to get from A to B (and th… Continue Reading