Exploring Paris

This blog is called Below Paris Rooftops, as it chronicles the joys and challanges of living a life somewhere between the grey slate roof tiles and uneven streets of the city. However, there is essentially an entire additional city even […]

Below Paris

On Saturday, I arrived in Paris. On Sunday, I decided to go to explore my new quartier and pay a visit to le marché to stock up on fresh produce for the week to come. My Sunday market is Marché Villemain, […]


Here and there in Paris, there are small, hidden enclaves. Just a block away from busy boulevards and raucous rues you can turn a corner and step straight into a fairytale or a country lane. Often, these are little quartiers that […]

The Secret Villages of Paris