Topics :: Paris

Go for the Food: Paris

By Sarah DiLorenzo | Wednesday Feb 5, 2014
The City of Light offers more than its fair share of eateries - explore Paris by day or night to discover them all.

Viktor&Rolf Open Paris Pied-a-Terre

By Thomas Adamson | Thursday Dec 19, 2013
Viktor&Rolf can finally boast a pied-a-terre in Paris. Though their playful creations have graced Paris Fashion Week’s catwalks for years. The Dutch design duo have never had a boutique in their home from home, the City of Light. That is, until now.

Paris to Host Gay Games 2018

Tuesday Oct 8, 2013
The city of Paris has been selected as the site for the tenth edition of the Gay Games in 2018.

Explore the Quartier Chinois: Paris’s Chinatown

By Elisa Mala | Wednesday Aug 7, 2013
Ask a Parisian about the city’s Chinatown and you’re likely to get an answer that’s uncharacteristically reticent. "It’s not exactly where I’d bring someone," natives will demur politely. But you won’t want to miss Europe’s largest Chinatown.

French Anti-Gay Activist Shoots and Kills Self at Notre Dame

Tuesday May 21, 2013
French right-wing historian Dominique Venner shot and killed himself on the altar of Paris’ famed Notre Dame Cathedral today at 4PM local time in front of throngs of tourists in protest of France’s recent legalization of same-sex marriage.

Surprise, Delight on the Streets of Paris

By Matthew S. Bajko | Thursday May 2, 2013
Much like San Francisco, Paris is divided into numerous neighborhoods each with its unique charms and offerings.

Paris’s Best Baguette

By Elaine Ganley | Tuesday Apr 30, 2013
You may be tempted to take bite out of Tunisian born baker Ridha Khadher, but it’s his baguette you should be seeking, which just won "Best Baguette" in Paris.

Gay Attack Victim in France Becomes Cause Celebre

By Thomas Adamson | Thursday Apr 11, 2013
The shocking photo of a homophobic attack victim in Paris that went viral on social media this week and caused the French interior minister to weigh in was used as an emblem in a pro-gay rally Wednesday evening.

Gay Couple Beaten in Paris Attack

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Apr 9, 2013
A French couple say that they were beaten in Paris because they were gay may reflect tensions as the country debates legalizing same-sex marriage.

Huge Crowds in Paris March for Marriage Equality

Monday Jan 28, 2013
Two weeks after a huge demonstration in opposition to the French government’s proposal to legalize same-sex marriage, those in favor came out in force on Sunday.