rooftop terrace at Galeries Lafayette

Hello summertime in Paris! With summer in full swing and the temperatures constantly rising, I’m always looking for a fun place to cool off and enjoy a nice refreshing drink and meal. I’ve mentioned this before but unless you’re one of the lucky few Paris apartments you don’t have air conditioning. I still haven’t become fully accustom to this, but I’ve learned that during this time of year the best solution is to go outside and enjoy Paris’s finest terraces.

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your one stop shop destination in paris

When many people think of Galeries Lafayette, they immediately think about how it’s the greatest shopping experience in Paris. From its 10 glorious floors of brands, to it’s gorgeous to its historical dome. Galeries Lafayette has become one of Paris’s must see landmarks. Many people don’t know that Galeries Lafayette is much more than a shopping experience. Today I’m excited to break down for you all the wonderful things you can do and experience while at Galeries Lafayette.

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petite in paris diane coletta

As many of you know, I have a true weakness for designer luxury bags, jewelry, clothing, and accessories. My wallet doesn’t necessary agree with these craving of designer luxury items. I’m always searching for ways to buy designer luxury items at a discount in Paris, but unless you have a friend or you know someone who works at a store you can kiss that discount goodbye. Occasionally, luxury brands will discount last seasons model or a special line, but never the classic pieces.

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galeries lafayette music machines

Let the good times roll! Inside Galeries Lafayette experience the “music machine.” You may be thinking what exactly is the music machine. From now until June 24th Galeries Lafayette has transformed their store and window displays to a musical celebration, tribute, and even offers master classes for anyone who is interested in learning more about music.

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