Archive for October 24th, 2012

October 24, 2012

Some news from France LXXXV

Some briefs news in between week to tell you about the big race Tour de France, the schedule is on, and hopefully there will be riders lol! It favors the grimpers, the mountain guys and its the 100th edition on June 29 to July 21 2013.

We will stages passing by Bretagne/Brittany and as well as my beloved Versailles, the link is here

The kids are winners in Kidexpo , from Saturday October 27 to 30 every day from 10h to  19 h. At Porte de Versailles, halls 6 and 8, metro porte de Versailles line 12, Tramways T2 and T3, and bus 39 (station Desnouettes or bus 80. Admission is 12€ adults, 6€ for the for under 4 and education folks. Webpage

Favorites places of mine to be with kids, Bobino, 20, rue de la Gaîté, ; Atelier-théâtre de Montmartre , 7, rue Coustou, ; Théatre du Marais,  37, rue Volta; ; Bouffes Parisiens, 14, rue Monsigny; , Cirque d’Hiver, 110, rue Amelot;

See the wonderful story of Tea, yes the most drinkable after water in the world. See it display its history at the Musée Guimet, until January 7 2013,from 10h to 18h, webpage

And where would you eat the best cheesecakes in Paris, well there are those and then there are mine, here is my favorites; Rachel’s cakes , 22, rue Crespin-du-Gast , an American in Paris of course,which only sells to restaurants and hotels etc, I know I once worked for deluxe hotels in Paris, lol!! ,Schwartz’s Deli, 16 rue des Ecouffes,   Smith’s Bakery, 12 rue de Buci, Columbus Café, 25 rue du Vieille du temple,

and do not miss this one at the Louvre, in cooperation with the Prado museum of Madrid, all for Raphaël, the Italian painter of the renaissance. Until January  14  2013, every day except Tuesdays from 9h to 18h, night showing on wednesdays and fridays until 21h45 and saturdays and sundays until 20h.

Have a great rest of week,and dont forget next weekend in France we move one hour behind !!! Sunday October 28 you move the time back one  hour.


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