Antoine Laurain’s Top Spots in Paris
The President’s Hat and The Red Notebook have the City of Light at the very core of the story. They are truly Parisian novels that make you want to follow the steps of their characters.
To inspire you, Antoine shares with you his top five places in Paris. Think you know all the hidden gems of the French capital? Well, think again.
Passage Saint-André (an historic shopping arcade) and Cour de Rohan (a pretty courtyard leading off it) in the Odéon district (note that the courtyard is closed at the weekend).
The Batignolles district (including the park, le Square des Batignolles, and the church)
The Salle Drouot auction house
Parc Monceau (a park in the 8th arrondissement)