Margaretha Geertruida Zelle was born in the Netherlands She was to draw her dancer and courtesan name, Mata Hari, meaning the eye of day in Malay, from her exotic travels. She was to draw her dancer and courtesan name, Mata Hari, meaning the eye of day in Malay, from her exotic origins.
Welcome to La Félicità, which opened last year on the 26th of May. This new Parisian restaurant is the largest one in Europe at 4500 square meters, and 1000 table cloths. A gigantic space entirely dedicated to Italian cuisine, a new Parisian place inviting you to visit all its outrageousness.
Lavender, the emblematic plant of Provence (south-east region of France), recognized since antiquity for its aromatic and therapeutic qualities, has taken a long time to instill itself as a staple in the world of perfumery. It's only in the beginning of the XXth century, that we see the first lavender fields.
On the first of July of that year, at number 15, rue Meslay in the 3rd ardt of Paris, Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin, who was to become the baroness of Dudevant was born. She was to become renowned through her androgynous pen name, George Sand.
Located in Haut-Marais, the restaurant "Mister T" is walking distance from the market of the red children and the carreau du temple. Shortly after it was opened to the public, it became a culinary spot to not be missed!
In the heart of Marais, at the corner of rue Turenne and rue du Foin, and walking distance to Place des Vosges, Le Moulin de Rosa is a Parisian bakery where everything from their baguettes to their pastries are made in the most traditional manner.
The flower of spring and of revival, beyond having a rich history, is a frequently used scent in perfumery. But the distillation process is a very delicate one, which is why, at the beginning of the XXth century, perfumers resort to chemically synthesizing the fragrance.
Mother's Day is celebrated across the globe on different days based on location, but usually during the month of May. While Mother's Day today has become commercialized, its origins date back to Greek and Roman eras.
It's been three years that the Plisson House has opened its doors on the east side of Paris. Located on Boulevard Beaumarchais, this upscale supermarket hosts a restaurant, grocery store, and a general food market.
There are over 300 types of carnations, which are all symbolic plants with a deep history. In perfumery, however, it is a little more complicated considering each perfumer must create his own carnation.
Located in the Hotel National des Arts et Métiers, the Ristorante National quickly made its way to the spotlight in the city of lights. With its elegant and refined decor, the Ristorante National can accommodate you for brunch, lunch, dinner, or even simply a cocktail at the bar.