Parsons Paris

It’s Hygge Season!

The clocks have moved back an hour and the sun is setting earlier. It’s officially HYGGE season!
Hygge is a Danish and Norwegian word for a mood of coziness and comfortable conviviality with feelings of wellness and contentment.

Cozy up!

Grab your coziest blanket, put a log on the fire, make a warm drink, and settle in with your favorite movie/tv show/book/playlist.

Or get outside!

Paris is the city of lights, after all. It is only fitting that there are a several events featuring amazing light displays beginning in November. Grab a friend or two and explore this outdoor displays.

Bercy Village Holiday Lights
Lumières en Seine
La Villette Light Installation
Jardin des Plantes Light Festival

Or find a cozy indoor spot around Paris!

If you want something to do on a rainy day, visit one of these tucked away escapes within the city, sure to be a feast for your eyes:

Le Pavillon des Canaux
Le Comptoir General
The 24th Annual Paris Photo
French Films:English Subtitles
Grandes Serres du Jardin des Plantes

However you need to feel cozy, you are sure to find your Happy Place just around the corner.

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