CheckYourRoom’s New Blog: Suite Dreams

Dear readers, The CheckYourParis blog is on an indefinite hiatus! To get your boutique hotel fix and insider information about the hotel industry, please visit our new blog, Suite Dreams. Happy travels! – CheckYourRoom team

Festival Tropical

It seems like nearly every weekend there is some marvelous parade floating through Paris. This past weekend was the Carnaval Tropical, a mini version of the Carnivals of Rio, Venice, and New Orleans. Loud colorful dancers from exotic corners of the world descended upon Paris to paint the town tropical.

Air France vs. Delta: A Miles Showdown

Over the past few years I have traveled a fair amount on Air France and its partner Delta back and forth from Paris to various cities on the East Coast (ATL, IAD, JFK, PHL, BOS, MIA). As a result I have racked up a few miles, especially on my Delta account which has been boosted … Continue reading

Update: French Open

The last french hopeful, number 8 ranked Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, retired yesterday in his match against the Russian Mikhail Youzhny due to a leg injury. Tsonga is such a strong player when he is fully healthy and recovered, but chronic injuries have plagued his game the last two years. Federer has advanced effortlessly to the quarterfinals. … Continue reading

Luxury Defined

CheckYouRoom and CheckYourParis are very pleased to welcome guest blogger Shannon Ables from the Simply Luxurious blog. Luxury. What is it? How and where can one find it?  And does a high price always have to be paid?  An ongoing passion of mine has always been to seek out luxury and once found, revel in … Continue reading

About CheckYourParis

CheckYourParis aims to give you the keys to Paris. We are a group of French and American friends who live in this amazing city trying to get the most out of all the history, culture, and style that Paris has to offer. We want to share with you our passion for Paris and our daily … Continue reading