About Mathieu BOULAY

Parisien de naissance, parisien de cœur, parisien dans l'âme, Mathieu traîne ses Nike sur les trottoirs de la capitale depuis sa plus tendre enfance. Plus encore que son style ou son accent, la Ville Lumière a éclairé sa curiosité : économie, société, techno, sport, people, toutes les rubriques de Google Actu l'intéresse. Faut dire qu'il y passe du temps sur la toile ! Un geek reclus devant son PC ? Non, plutôt un spécimen voyageur et festif, ouvert aux autres et au monde.

Best couscous restaurant in Paris

Best couscous restaurant in Paris

Did you know that couscous is the 3rd favorite dish of the French? Just behind the sauerkraut and mussels and fries, couscous beat the famous veal blanquette (if OSS 117 knew that …). Paris has even invented a type of couscous, the couscous royal! Who has never salivated before a good couscous with fine semolina? Without […]

Hotel du Nord, restaurant in Paris Canal St Martin

Hotel du Nord, restaurant in Paris Canal St Martin

Oh what pain in the neck:  finding a restaurant in Paris that takes booking for within 2 hours rather than for the next three weeks, a bistro-gastronomical cuisine without an astronomical bill, a place not necessarily recommended by Le Fooding to avoid the aesthetics and the plebs razzmataz…suffice it to say you have quickly depleted […]

HintHunt, “Live Escape Game” in Paris

HintHunt, “Live Escape Game” in Paris

Do you know the “Live Escape Game”? Of Asian origin, this game makes a team face a conundrum to solve, a sine qua non condition to escape the room in which participants are locked. This concept is a real phenomenon in Hungary, where more than 40 centers and as many puzzles have already been created.  […]

Eranova, fashion store Orléans

Eranova, fashion store Orléans

Do you like fashion and you are tired of looking like all the IT-girls of the moment? No need  to move to Saint-Germain-des-Prés to try the latest collections of Marc Jacobs, Kenzo, Isabel Marant, See by Chloé, APC and many more … Just head to EraNova, a “hype” shop not to miss, located in an […]

French slang lesson

French slang lesson

  If you are planning to visit France, you’ll understand something very soon. French people don’t speak English as other nation in Europe. The best solution for you is to use some French  slang words in your conversation. SoFrenchy is giving you 20 idiomatic slang expressions to use during your stay. Use it in a […]

Ozed wooden sunglasses

Ozed wooden sunglasses

  To wear Ozed sunglasses is primarily a choice of values: pleasure, humanity, respect and protection of the environment. That’s what drives Baptiste and Matthieu, the two creators of this company based in Hossegor. In a market where there was never much room for innovation, Ozed stands out and surprises since summer 2012 by creating […]

Cave d’à côté, Lyonnais wine bar

Cave d’à côté, Lyonnais wine bar

  Hidden in an alley in the 2nd district of Lyon, the Cave d’à côté will first seduce you with its baroque decoration, its arches and then its wines and its atmosphere. No nasty surprises here, wine as well as the plates of deli meats, cheeses and oysters are available. The atmosphere is relaxed and […]

WESC Store Paris X

WESC Store Paris X

  You probably know this streetwear brand combining skateboard culture with Swedish fashion.  The 2ndParisian store opened its doors on Rue de Marseille, near Canal St Martin. It is just natural that the brand has set up in this very fashionable street as we communicate to you in this article. WESC offers in this concept […]