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Author: Bryan Pirolli

Bryan Pirolli is based in Paris, covering innovation and travel on an otherwise pastry and wine-soaked scene. He is a freelancer for various media outlets, editing his own blog bryanpirolli.com about experiencing the quirks of Parisian life, running marathons among the French, traveling around, and pursuing a doctorate at the Sorbonne. His byline also appears on CBS’s SmartPlanet, EuroCheapo, and TimeOut.

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7 ways Paris out-techs other cities

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10 best French restaurants in Paris

Because we know what you want when you come to Paris -- real bistros, real chefs, real French food
Best of Paris shopping: The street market guide

Best of Paris shopping: The street market guide

Don't shop in Paris for the stuff you can find everywhere else -- come for the unique and the quirky, found only in the city's market areas