For rock lovers this is a festival not to be missed! Come discover bands you have yet to encounter or enjoy this year's star line-up: Oasis, Faith No More, The Offspring and The Prodigy among others.
The one-day ticket is 45€ or you can opt for the 3-day pass for 99€. Visit the Rock en Seine site for further details and dates of specific concerts.
Monday, August 10, 2009
Jazz lovers float to Paris to enjoy year-round concerts at various venues including the Pianissimo Jazz festival held from August 1-30th. This is the younger sibling of the American Jazz festival held annually in Paris which also continues till the end of August.
Headlining is New York Jazz percussionist Leon Parker. The festival takes place at the Sunset/Sunside in rue des Lombards. For details visit the site.
Posted by Yetunde at 09:27
Who says there's nothing to do in Paris in August? This is probably the best times of the year to visit Paris as there still remains quite a bit of activity without all the crowds that you can expect at any other time of the year.
The annual festival des Idéo, offers screening "en plein aire" (outdoors) at the Bellevilloise 19-21 rue Boyer in Paris' 20th district.
While the Moonlight Cinema festival is larger and more widespread all over Paris, the advantage of the Fesitval des Idéo for non-French speaking travelers is that it screens old silent movies.
The loft space also offers a digital installation for kids and the screenings. Tickets are from 4-6.50€ while some shows are free. Purchase 5 tickets for 25€. Visit the Bellevilloise site for more details.
Posted by Yetunde at 08:51
Finally, it really feels like winter! It comes after the holidays, but Parisians and tourists are enjoying the snow which has falle...
Paris is world-renowned for shopping but where do you go if you want to buy a special gift for your furry friend back home? Luckily, my...
Cold weather in Paris is no reason to get the blues, not when you have so many "cold weather delights" to try while you are here...
For those of you who thought that Paris clothes shopping was only for skinny minnies, think that no more. You can shop the capital of fashio...
What to do on a rainy day in Paris? Well we've been experiencing them a lot recently, so it's a question I've been posing myself...
One of the problems with city living is the lack of nature but luckily Paris has all sorts of small green-spaces scattered throughout the n...
"Neo-bio" is the term that the owners of this establishment have coined to describe their concept. 100% organic and with Michelin-...
Translated post originally titled "Porte de Lilas station fantôme" Did you know? There are "ghost" stations within ...