Private access. Privileged encounters. Unforgettable moments.

Welcome to our news section "Gazette"

The word Gazette embodies many of our attributes: a compelling combination of storytelling, journalism, and context.

Gazzetta was Italian for a 16th-century coin that happened to be the price of the first Venetian newspaper. The French gave the word a Gallic twist in the 17th century as a label for the first newspapers in Paris.
Nov 2019

Secrets of the Seine

"In Paris, the Seine is a city girl, an elegant beauty worthy of adornment. Her banks and bridges were created to be shown, not hidden.” - Elaine Sciolino, author of The Seine: The River That Made Paris

Read more

Nov 2019

In Montmartre’s Historic Vineyard, a Living Chapter of Paris History

While most vineyards face south for optimal sun exposure, Clos Montmartre faces north. Still, the vines of Montmartre persist, 86 years after the vineyard was founded.

Read more

Oct 2019

‘Madame Wine’ shares the story behind each sip

Breaking the mold in a traditional field, Sophia Zaïme helps her clients enjoy fine Champagne and wine as an experience that goes beyond the glass.

Read more

Oct 2019

At Atelier des Chefs, overcoming your fear is the first ingredient

“When they come here they know they are going to learn from a working chef."

Read more