Tag: Paris

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August 14, 2020

By Peg Kern

6 Sites Not to Miss in Paris: Culinary Tours of Paris with TIK

Filed Under  Destination Features

Paris is one of our favorite destinations, and we've written before about our favorite things to see in Paris, as well as about our favorite neighborhoods and favorite memories. Did you know that our Paris culinary tours and cooking vacations are also cultural vacations? Some of the itineraries include tours of local sites, and all of them include free time to explore sites on your own. Plus, we can add… Read
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March 4, 2017

By Peg Kern

Paris Neighborhoods

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We're winding up our week talking about Paris with a brief tour through some of our favorite neighborhoods. I've stayed many places in Paris, and the fact is, I've loved them all, and you can visit all of them on a cooking vacation to Paris. Each street has something new to offer, each corner of the city offers some gem to explore. Straddling the border between the 3rd and 4th… Read
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February 28, 2017

By Peg Kern

Travel Tips: Arriving in Paris

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I have to be perfectly honest and say that Charles De Gaulle Airport in Paris is not my favorite airport to fly into or out of - and even worse is trying to make a connection through it. It's too large, and frankly I've missed too many connections there. But there are two things I like about it that pretty much cancel out all the rest. One, it's the easiest… Read
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May 13, 2016

By Liz SanFilippo Hall

Our Favorite Places to See in Paris

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Ask just about anyone at The International Kitchen, and we'll tell you that one of our favorite cities is Paris. It's not just that it's a great place for a culinary tour and cooking classes featuring French cuisine. And it's not just that there's so much to see and do (and eat!). But there's a certain magic to this city wherever you go. Here are just a few of our… Read
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September 1, 2014

By Liz SanFilippo Hall

A Brioche Recipe from France: Cooking Vacations in France with TIK

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In France, brioche is a versatile bread that can be enjoyed during breakfast, or as a snack or dessert. It’s so versatile that some even call it a pastry due to its high egg and butter content, as well as ingredients like sugar. At the same time, brioche can also be found in savory French dishes as well. No matter how you serve it though, light and puffy brioche is… Read
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December 19, 2013

By Liz SanFilippo Hall

A Christmas Cooking Vacation in France

Filed Under  Special Occasions

Visiting another country during the holidays is a wonderful way to take part in local traditions. Plus, finishing your holiday shopping overseas is another perk. You can learn all about French Christmas traditions, while saving some time for holiday shopping too, during a Christmas culinary adventure with The International Kitchen. From the moment you arrive in France for a holiday trip, you'll be put in the holiday spirit. We can… Read
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