We’re moving to a permanent home!

Moving - Cardboard Box on Hand Truck.Thanks to our loyal followers and visitors our blog has gone from strength to strength, so we are very excited to announce that we are now moving to a new and improved home on the newly redesigned FrenchEntrée website.

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Le Brunch, a new firm favourite in France



The cafe at the Jacquemart-André museum serves brunch on Saturday and Sunday

It seems that not a week goes by that I don’t receive a new offer for the best brunch in Paris, Nice or Lyon. No longer seen as a quirky anglo-saxon mongrel, brunch has now become a fashionable way to spend le weekend and has now even engendered the new unofficial verb bruncher. Continue reading

Eiffel Tower inaugurates new glass floor platform


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© Agence Moatti-Rivière via France 3 Regions

Architect rendering of new see-through plaftorm around the central opening of the 1st floor of the Tour Eiffel

The Mayor of Paris officially cut the ribbon today on the improvements made to the first floor in the most visited monument in the world: the Tour Eiffel. The main feature is a transparent viewing panel – look away now if you’re scared of heights.

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