Nine years after Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke met in Vienna in Richard Linklater’s Before Sunrise, they reunite in this legendary bookshop for the second film in the trilogy, Before Sunset. The independent English-language bookstore has become a source of inspiration for many famous American writers. If you want to learn more about the shop’s history, pick up a copy of Shakespeare and Company, Paris: A History of the Rag & Bone Shop of the Heart.
English-language bookstore created by Sylvia Plath. Get lost in the labyrinth on three floors. Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway, and James Joyce were regulars here.
Shakespeare and Company is an English-language bookshop in the heart of Paris, on the banks of the Seine, opposite Notre-Dame. Since opening in 1951, it’s been a meeting place for anglophone writers and readers, becoming a Left Bank literary institution. The bookshop was founded by American George…
The bookstore has been at its current location since 1951 in the heart of Paris and is a must visit for all book lovers, especially for those looking for books in English.
Right aside of the celebrated anglophone bookshop, this is one of the best spots to stop by, drink a coffee and do some writing
“A quaint restaurant tuck and hidden away from the bustling city. A nice little garden, best place to have a good lunch at a reasonable price”
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“My favorite. An American diner plonked down in the middle of Paris. I go here for comfort food constantly. Waitstaff speak English and French fluently, they have milkshakes and pancakes and all the good stuff. They have 3 locations, but this is the best one.”