Étiquette : eastern paris

11 Art Exhibits to see in Eastern Paris in February 2019

It’s February, the lawns of Buttes-Chaumont are frosty, so we’re staying warm with these current and upcoming exhibits! Here’s our selection for Eastern Paris in February 2019.

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A shrinking housing stock leaves Parisians in exile

The latest study of France’s national statistics institute, INSEE, on the French population revealed a severe assessment: in the past few years, Paris has been swiftly emptying of its residents.

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Best spots to grab a drink in Eastern Paris – 19th arrondissement

Northeast Paris is a true haven for leisure-seekers and party-goers alike – although both types of Parisians are not always out at the same time of the day.

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Staying in Eastern Paris

 

Best places to stay – Hostels

 

 

Lodging & Online rental platforms

 

Since 2011, Paris has lost more than 10,000 residents each year, affecting communities in entire neighborhoods. Priced out by ever-rising housing costs, many Parisians are also the victims of landlords chosing to favor short-term rental  platforms such as Airbnb over long-term leases.

Please, do our communities a favor and refrain from using these platforms when booking your accommodation in Paris.

 

Paris 4

 

Auberge MIJE Fauconnier, Auberge MIJE Fourcy & Auberge MIJE Maubuisson

Specialized in educational travel, these three adjacent hostels benefit from an amazing location in central Paris. Guests need no more than a quick walk to explore Notre-Dame and the islands, visit the iconic Centre Pompidou, or wander around the small streets of the French capital’s hip gayborhood, Le Marais.

Auberge MIJE Fauconnier: 11 rue du Fauconnier, 75004 Paris
Auberge MIJE Fourcy: 6 rue de Fourcy, 75004 Paris
Auberge MIJE Maubuisson: 12 rue des Barres, 75004 Paris
+33 (0) 1 42 74 23 45
info@mije.com
www.mije.com

 

Paris 10

 

Generator Hostel

Opened in 2015, this state-of-the-art hostel boasts some impressive features including a café, a restaurant, and a lively rooftop bar offering great views of the city. The property is located right above line 2 of the Metro, and is only a short walk away from the Canal Saint-Martin and the charming Saint-Marthe neighborhood.

9-11 Place du Colonel Fabien, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)1 70 98 84 00
ask.paris@generatorhostels.com
https://generatorhostels.com/destinations/paris

 

Peace and Love Hostel

Comfort may be basic, but budget travelers will certainly appreciate the low prices. This lively hostel is located by the busy Stalingrad métro station, where the hip Canal Saint-Martin meets the banks of the relaxed Bassin de la Villette. A great location for those hoping to enjoy the nightlife during their stay. Age 35 and under.

245 Rue La Fayette, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)01 46 07 65 11
pl@paris-hostel.com

http://www.paris-hostels.com

 

Smart Place Paris Gare du Nord

Located in a charming building close to the bustling Gare du Nord station, this hostel benefits from a central location. Guests will have no trouble reaching Montmartre, the canals and the different neighborhoods of Eastern Paris.

28 Rue de Dunkerque, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)1 48 78 25 15
contact@smartplaceparis.com
https://www.smartplaceparis.com

 

Paris 11

 

 

Les Piaules

This elegant hostel is located on a corner building overlooking the busy Boulevard de Belleville, in the heart of one a multicultural neighborhood rich with cafés and nightlife venues. Don’t forget to enjoy a craft beer at the bar or on the terrasse, or check out the rooftops of Paris from the rooftop patio.

59 Boulevard de Belleville, 75011 Paris
+ 33 (0)1 43 55 09 97
contact@lespiaules.com
https://www.lespiaules.com

 

Auberge Internationale des Jeunes

Located between the iconic squares of Bastille and Nation, this hostel may not offer the highest level of comfort but rates are guaranteed to be low. While the cultural attractions of Le Marais are just a quick walk away, those who wish to enjoy the nightlife will have no trouble reaching the lively Bastille and Oberkampf areas.

10 Rue Trousseau, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 47 00 62 00
paris@aijparis.com
https://www.aijparis.com

 

Bastille Hostel

Next to the Auberge Internationale des Jeunes, this youth hostel offers the exact same advantages: competitive prices, a central location, and very easy access to the lively streets surrounding the Place de la Bastille.

6 Rue Trousseau, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 48 05 06 06
paris@bastillehostel.com
https://www.bastillehostel.com

 

Paris 12

 

CISP Maurice Ravel

This « international accommodation center » is not located in the most lively area you can find, although active guests will appreciate the greenery of the nearby Bois de Vincennes, one of Paris’ two largest green spaces. The tramway runs right by the hostel, making it very simple to reach the Bercy area or the 19th and 20th arrondissements.

6 Avenue Maurice Ravel, 75012 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 58 96 00
reservation@cisp.fr
https://www.hotel-cis-paris-ravel.com

 

Paris 19

 


St Christopher’s Inn Paris Canal

Overlooking the peaceful Bassin de la Villette, this modern hostel opened in 2008 boasts an ideal location to explore areas such as  Montmartre and Eastern Paris. There are many attractions nearby, such as the greenery of Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, the cultural center Centquatre, or the concert venues of La Villette.

159 Rue de Crimée, 75019 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 34 34 40
canal@st-christophers.co.uk
https://www.st-christophers.co.uk/hostels/europe/paris/canal

 

Paris 20

 

The Loft Boutique Hostel and Hotel

This colorful hostel is located in the heart of the bustling Belleville neighborhood: an ideal situation the enjoy the area’s many restaurants and bars. The property is nestled right under the slanted Parc de Belleville, which boasts some of the best views of the city.

70 Rue Julien Lacroix, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 02 42 02
bonjour@theloft-paris.com
theloft-paris.com

 

Résidence Internationale de Paris

At the easternmost point of Paris, this accommodation center offers some of the lowest prices in the capital. It is located close to the Père Lachaise cemetery, a must-see attraction of the area. Guests can also take a short walk to explore the charming Saint-Blaise neighborhood or enjoy the many cafés surrounding the Gambetta métro station.

44 Rue Louis Lumière, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 31 45 45
info@
ee-rip.com
http://ee-rip.com

 

 

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Independent Bookstores in Eastern Paris

Where to find the best independent bookstores in Eastern Paris?

 

Paris 3

 

L’Acacia

33 Boulevard du Temple, 75003 Paris
+33 (0)1 48 04 76 52

 

Comme un Roman

39 Rue de Bretagne, 75003 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 77 56 20
www.comme-un-roman.com

 

Librairie des Archives

83 Rue Vieille du Temple, 75003 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 72 13 58
www.librairiedesarchives.com

 

Librairie du Globe

67 Boulevard Beaumarchais, 75003 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 77 36 36
www.librairieduglobe.com

 

Librairie Marian Goodman

66 Rue du Temple, 75003 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 77 57 44
mariangoodman.com

 

0fr.

20 Rue Dupetit-Thouars, 75003 Paris

 

Volume

47 Rue Notre Dame de Nazareth, 75003 Paris
+33 (0)1 85 08 02 86
www.librairievolume.fr

 

Paris 4

 

La Belle Hortense

31 Rue Vieille du Temple, 75004 Paris
+33 (0)1 48 04 71 60
www.cafeine.com

 

Le Gai Rossignol

9 Rue Saint-Martin, 75004 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 74 03 02
www.legairossignol.fr

 

Librairie Opéra BD

2 Rue des Tournelles, 75004 Paris
+33 (0)1 44 54 95 12
operabd.com

 

Les Mots à la Bouche

6 Rue Sainte-Croix de la Bretonnerie, 75004 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 78 88 30
www.motsbouche.com

 

La Mouette Rieuse

17bis Rue Pavée, 75004 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 70 34 74
www.lamouetterieuse.fr

 

Paris 10

 

Artazart

83 Quai de Valmy, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 40 24 00
www.artazart.com

 

La Comète

29 Rue des Récollets, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 36 78 96
lacomete.picto.fr

 

Librairie du Canal

3 Rue Eugène Varlin, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 08 72 78
www.lalibrairieducanal.fr

 

Librairie Solidaire

27 Rue du Château d’Eau, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)9 67 07 08 58
www.lamaisonducanal.fr

 

Librairie Tamery

19 Rue du Chalet, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)6 10 82 29 18

 

Les Nouveautés

45 bis Rue du Faubourg du Temple, 75010 Paris
+33 (0)1 72 34 66 03

 

Philippe le Libraire

32 Rue des Vinaigriers, 75010 Paris
+33 1 40 38 11 39

 

Paris 11

 

BDnet Bastille

26 Rue de Charonne, 75011 Paris
+33 1 43 55 50 50
www.bdnet.com

 

Les Guetteurs de Vent

108 Avenue Parmentier, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 57 52 15

 

Lady Long Solo

38 Rue Keller, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)9 52 73 81 53
ladylongsolo.com

 

Libralire

116 Rue Saint-Maur, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 47 00 90 93
www.libralire.fr

 

Le Lieu Bleu

25 Rue de Vaucouleurs, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 77 10 37
www.lelieubleu.com

 

La Manœuvre

58 Rue de la Roquette, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 47 00 79 70
www.librest.com

 

Mona Lisait

211 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 24 27 36
monalisait.fr

 

La Musardine

122 Rue du Chemin Vert, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 49 29 48 55
www.lamusardine.com

 

Page 189

189 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 24 07 98
www.page189.com

 

La Rubrique à Bulles

110 Boulevard Richard Lenoir, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 38 45 15
www.larubriqueabulles.fr

 

Violette and Co

102 Rue de Charonne, 75011 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 72 16 07
www.violetteandco.com

 

Paris 12

 

L’Arbre à Lettres

62 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine, 75012 Paris
+33 (0)1 53 33 83 23
www.arbrealettres.com

 

Atout Livre

203 bis Avenue Daumesnil, 75012 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 43 82 27
www.atoutlivre.com

 

Le Cabanon

122 Rue de Charenton, 75012 Paris
+33 (0)9 53 13 66 90
www.librairielecabanon.com

 

Central Comics

25 Rue de l’Ambroisie, 75012 Paris
+33 (0)9 52 78 22 71
www.central-comics.com

 

La Terrasse de Gutenberg

9 Rue Emilio Castelar, 75012 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 07 42 15
www.librairielaterrassedegutenberg.com

 

Paris 19

 

Les Buveurs d’Encre

59 Rue de Meaux, 75019 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 00 48 63
www.buveurs-dencre.com

 

L’Eau et les Rêves

9 Quai de l’Oise, 75019 Paris
+33 (0)9 51 55 08 75
www.penichelibrairie.com

 

Librairie Texture

94 Avenue Jean Jaurès, 75019 Paris
+33 (0)1 42 01 25 12
www.texture-librairie.fr

 

Paris 20

 

À Tout Lire

141 Avenue Gambetta, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 31 25 71
www.atoutlire.com

 

L’Atelier

2 bis Rue du Jourdain, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 58 00 26
www.librest.com

 

Le Barbouquin

1 Rue Denoyez, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)9 84 32 13 21

 

BDnet Nation

36 Boulevard de Charonne, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 73 01 04
www.bdnet.com

 

Le Comptoir des Mots

239 Rue des Pyrénées, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 47 97 65 40
www.librest.com

 

Équipages

61 Rue de Bagnolet, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 43 73 75 98

 

Le Genre Urbain

60 Rue de Belleville, 75020 Paris, France
+33 (0)1 44 62 27 49
www.legenreurbain.com

 

Le Jargon Libre

22 Rue de la Mare, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)6 87 48 24 61

 

Le Merle Moqueur

51 Rue de Bagnolet, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 09 08 80
www.lemerlemoqueur.fr

 

Mona Lisait Gambetta

259 Rue des Pyrénées, 75020 Paris
monalisait.fr

 

Le Monte-en-l’Air

2 Rue de la Mare, 75020 Paris
+33 (0)1 40 33 04 54
montenlair.wordpress.com

 

 

 

 

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