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Calendar of Paris Events

October 21-30 A bit like a smaller, cozier version of the Foire de Paris, the Foire d'Automne at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles is a trade show of food and wine, home decor, beauty and fashion, and all French arts de vivre. Open 10am-7pm, entry €9. 

October 27-29
The last big electronic music festival of the year, the Pitchfork Festival, takes place over three days at the Grande Halle de la Villette (Parc de la Villette, 19th). One-day passes €54,  three-day passes €120.

October 28 - November 1
Stuff yourself with all kinds of chocolately goodies at the annual Salon du Chocolat, at the Paris-Expo - Porte de Versailles (metro line 12), 10am-7pm. Entrance €14. You can get advance tickets online or ask at your favorite chocolate shop if they have any extra invitations. Avoid the weekend unless you're a masochist! Here are some Salon du Chocolat tips from a previous article by Secrets of Paris intern Tara Oakes. 

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Official Naughty Paris Book Launch Party

Join Heather for wine and munchies at the official Naughty Paris launch party and book signing at the Abbey Bookshop in the Latin Quarter. The party starts at 7:30pm in front of the bookshop (dress for outdoors), then at 8pm sharp Heather will reveal some of the secrets of the "Making Of" the Naughty Paris Guide. Everyone welcome, bring a friend!

Abbey Bookshop (29, rue de la Parcheminerie, 75005, metro St-Michel or Cluny-La Sorbonne).


Friday, September 19, 7:30-9:30pm.

Reserve a Copy:
If you would like to pre-purchase a copy of Naughty Paris with PayPal and pick it up at the event, send Heather an email at naughtyparis@gmail.com BEFORE September 19.

For more info or to see a sneak preview of the guidebook visit www.naughtyparisguide.com.

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Naughty Paris: A Lady's Guide to the Sexy City
by Heather Stimmler-Hall
photography by Kirsten Loop
Fleur de Lire Press
September 2008
296 pages, 216 color photos; €25
ISBN: 978-2-9531870-0-7

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Reader Comments (1)

Bon article, très interressant, je vous félicite vivement pour votre blog.
je vous souhaite une bonne continuation et longue vie à votre site
à bientôt

September 16, 2008 | Unregistered Commenteridées cadeaux

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