Enjoy Paris like a local

...with me as your guide to the best kept secret spots and insider access. Select from the curated day tours below or inquire about a personalized tour made just for you.


 I invite you - the hopeless romantics, the treasure hunters and daydreamers, the art lovers and francophiles - to share the delights of la vie parisienne. Come to the number one tourist destination in the world and live like a local. Wander like a gypsy and collect like a pro; or just daydream by the river watching the sun warm the centuries-old stone. 


Hidden gems of the Marais

Discover secret gardens and forgotten palaces on this slow-travel 6 hour walking & pausing tour of the much loved Marais neighborhood.   You will see impossibly quaint streets and shops, glorious architecture, the oldest square in Europe, a rococo palace and take tea in a 19th century tea shop fragrant with a century and a half of perfumed business. The day ends with a classical concert in medieval stained-glass jewel box. Price includes museum entry, historical anecdotes, concert tickets and all sorts of things you never knew were there.

cost $150 + 50€ per person


Left Bank Stroll

Explore the haunts of artists and writers among the storied streets of the Rive Gauche on this 6 hour walking & pausing tour. Shuffle along the backstreets of Emile Zola’s novels and steal furtively into ground zero of French culture and art, enter cached enclaves leading to long dead artist's studios, and shop a 19th century apothecary, finishing off the day gliding through the center of Paris on a river boat ride. Price includes museum entry, guided tour, random trivia, boat ride.

cost $150 + 40€ per person


Auction House 

Attend art and collectable auctions where dealers get their goods and bid live on a shattering array of paintings, objets d'art, jewelry and vintage designer clothing at shockingly low prices. This unique in the world insider service can be discharged in the course of one day or two, depending on your schedule and the auction schedule. Price includes pre-tour consultation where we review the catalogues before the preview, preview day to inspect the items you want to bid on, assistance day of auction, and of course, help shipping it home. 

cost $250 + 30€ per person


Vintage Paris

Vintage collectors and bohemian belles have a million reasons to love Paris, and it's not just the scenery. On this 4+ hour tour you will browse 19th century shopping arcades, a splendid costume museum, the ultimate French vintage fashion shop and take refreshment at an iconic Parisian cafe. Plenty of excellent fashion locations so spontaneous photo shoots are expected, encouraged and assisted. Price includes museum entry, guided tour of vintage shops and venues, impromptu photo shoots & styling and transport between locations.

cost $120 + 40€ per person


Paris Photo Tour

Let’s do a day of photo shoots starring you at Paris’ most iconic spots! Make all your friends green with envy and explode your Instagram following with dreamy, sexy, chic, romantic or all of the above looks and locations. This 4 hour customized tour includes pre-tour consultation, 4-5 locations, 2-3 scenes per location, on-set styling and coaching, snap shot photography, transport between locations and enduring souvenirs of Paris. If professional photos are what's needed, inquire about a customized photoshoot with one of our talented photography partners. Love castles? Book another  Photo Tour at Versailles, Vaux-le-Vicomte or Chantilly.

cost $200 + 50€ per person




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Please note: per person fees to be paid at start of tour in cash Euros. For more information please get in touch.

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