New York Habitat
New York Habitat
 +1 (212) 255-8018
Home > Blog > Paris > Paris Travel Guide > Paris Neighborhoods > Grenelle - Parc des Expositions

Grenelle - Parc des Expositions

Foire de Paris Logo Foire de Paris Logo

Each spring, over 500,000 visitors flock to Paris’s Porte de Versailles convention center to enjoy the Foire de Paris—that is, the Paris Home Show.  And yet, there is so much more to this gathering than just items for the home.  2,500 exhibitors arrive to show their goods, which include everything from furniture to tools to organic food to music to cars to gadgets to toys to housewares.  The Foire de Paris, which has been held annually since 1904, is the perfect place to see what’s new in any number of fields.

A visit to the Foire de Paris is a treat for the entire family. This year’s show slogan is “Y’a d’la joie!”  Roughly translated, it means “There is joy!” And truly, the show is all about making your world a pleasanter place to live in.  The fair is broken into three exhibitions: Home and Environment, Well-Being and Leisure, and World of Cultures.  Whether you are looking to organize or beautify your home, improve your health and recreation, or simply enjoy food, arts, clothing, and culture from around the world, the Foire de Paris offers you more options than you can imagine. Read the entire story here…»

 

Bi-annually, fashionistas descend upon Paris, the reigning capital of fashion, for the Prêt-à-Porter (Ready to Wear) Fashion Week.  The fall fashion conference usually runs in the 1st week of September and will run this year from Saturday, September 3 through Tuesday, September 6.  It will be the perfect opportunity for lovers of all things beautiful to spend some sunny days in Paris.

Fashion Show Runway Fashion Show Runway

Prêt-à-Porter brings together 1500 designers from 45 countries in order to exhibit the beautiful, the innovative, the unique, the whimsical, the cutting-edge, and above all the chic in clothing, accessories and jewelry.  Fall’s ready-to-wear show will reveal the fashions that we will all be wearing next spring and summer.

Stroll through the exhibitors’ booths and you will see the merging of beauty and function—the heart of fashion design. Each designer brings his own flair to the age-old question of what to wear, and Prêt-à-Porter Paris gives designers an opportunity to confer with artists of all stripes to make sure the answer to that question is both gorgeous and intriguing. Read the entire story here…»

 

1 Bedroom Rental in Alesia, Montparnasse ParisPablo Picasso. Josephine Baker. Ernest Hemingway. The 15th arrondissement of Paris has long attracted the creative and artistic. To this day the region continues to support the arts through its abundance of museums and theaters. Celebrate a rich history of culture and explore Paris with New York Habitat. This One-Bedroom Apartment near Montparnasse (PA-3048) could be your perfect starting point.

Bright, One-Bedroom Apartment in Montparnasse, Paris:

This modernly designed one-bedroom rental is located on the third floor of a contemporary building. The building (unlike many in Paris) is equipped with an elevator.

Also for your convenience, the owners of the apartment live in the building and have proven to be very helpful to tenants.

The windows stream in sunlight during the day and the modern lighting of the apartment warmly illuminates the space at night.

Located a ten-minute walk from Montparnasse, the rental is also conveniently near Line 13 (Plaisance stop) of the Parisian subway system. Read the entire story here…»