The Best Museums in Paris

March 29th, 2022 by
When you picture your perfect Paris vacation, I’m sure you see yourself drinking coffee on a terrace while reading a newspaper. I bet you picture yourself strolling cobblestone streets and buying pastries. And I know that you imagine yourself lost inside one of the more than 100 museums located within…

The Origins of Haute Couture: from Rue de la Paix to Le Sentier

February 22nd, 2022 by
I was very apprehensive about embarking on my new adventure as an Haute Couture embroiderer in Paris, I had no idea of whether I would succeed. Honestly, up to this point, I hadn’t had much time to explore the streets or neighbourhoods of Paris but thought it was important to…

Paris Expat, Inspiring Teens in France

April 5th, 2021 by
By Krystal Kenney  Rebecca Devaney first landed in Paris in 2017 to follow her dreams and study haute couture embroidery at the prestigious École Lesage. With a BA in Art and Design Education and an MFA in Textile Art and Artefact from the National College of Art and Design in…

Where can you travel right now? 18 Best Bets Around the World

March 11th, 2021 by
I’m going to level with you…this is not one of those informational articles where I name every country that Americans can travel to right now, for that read this or this. Instead I’m going to tell you where to go….no not in that sense, not where to shove it…but where…

World Travel: It’s Not Always Glamorous

February 20th, 2021 by
by Robert & Doni Belau We have some close friends who have traveled extensively, even more than we have, which is saying a lot. Once we start winding each other up about airline stories, passport mishaps and luggage calamities, it can go on for hours. That our friend is an…

Women Who Travel

December 9th, 2020 by
There are all types of women who travel. Some of us are adventurers, others of us are just looking for a break from our daily routine of work, kids or taking care of others. The other day I spoke to a woman who is a real intrepid traveler. Due to…

Why Women Traveling Together Works so Well

October 27th, 2020 by
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="218227" img_size="full" css=".vc_custom_1603819500962{padding-top: 10px !important;}"][vc_column_text]As a women’s travel company, I take it for granted. Women know how to bond….really well. It’s built in and we are experts at it.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image="218228" img_size="full"][vc_column_text]Science has determined that having significant female relationships, aka bonding with old friends and new is actually good for our health!…

Safari Adventure Helping Maasai Girls

September 3rd, 2020 by
The Maasai Girls of Amboseli Studying their way towards change and empowerment By Rupi Mangat On the dusty plains of Amboseli, Noontomon Lesingo looks at her daughter and niece with envy. They go to school, they speak English and they have ambitions. Abigail Pilamoi, her 16-year-old niece wants to be…

3 ways to Enjoy Paris Virtually

July 8th, 2020 by
Top 3 ways to Enjoy Paris Virtually By Krystal Kenney The coronavirus has brought so many businesses to a sudden stop. So many people have lost their jobs and are looking for new ways to spread the joy of what they do online. Here are my top 3 picks for…

Leora Wien

August 30th, 2010 by
Leora Wien makes art and meandering sidewalk detrips in Paris. Her multidisciplinary work in writing, performance and fine art makes her what the French call une artiste polyvalente. She likes the science-y sound of that. Articles by Leora More Girls’ Guide to Paris writers