A Guide to Discovering Paris Your Way
Globe Pequot Press, Paperback, 9780762738045, 96pp.
Publication Date: November 1, 2005
Paris is a city of wonder, its many faces welcoming creative exploration. For travelers searching for the city's soul who want more than the tried-and-true tourist sites, Wandering Paris is your ticket to discovering your own true and authentic Paris.Through charming illustrations and evocative text, artist Jill Butler (Rendez-Vous in France) presents her beloved city in myriad moods, allowing a perfect match for any particular day. Each outing starts with a point of departure and a map, and ends with suggestions for dinner or an aperitif. Examples include: >A water adventure>An art day>A flea market expedition>Shopping Parisian style>A bakery moment (or several )>A tour of exceptional design>An early morning adventure>Late-night people-watching>And much more Whether rollerblading through the streets of Paris late into the night or combing the flea markets for hidden treasures, this artist's notebook shares a Parisian's inside knowledge, much as a friend would tailor a visit just for you.
About the Author
Jill Butler is a free-lance designer and artist who often works in collage. She lives with her cat Paintbrush, in Paris (of course) and in Chester, Connecticut. Ms. Butler has exhibited her work for the past 10 years at galleries in New York, Connecticut, and Paris.