"The best way to visit and see Paris and other parts of France is with Donna as your guide."


I’ve been meeting people and exploring the city since I moved here 10 years ago. Now I’m considered a “Parisian” and love nothing better than showing people around and helping them experience the Paris I know.

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Tours of Paris

When I moved to Paris, I wished I had a Best Friend to explore with. Now I have lots of them! And I hope you’ll be one too.

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A Week in Paris with Cara Black 2019

October 6 – 13, 2019 You’re invited to join Cara and other Cara Black mystery-lovers for an exclusive week in Paris celebrating twenty years of Aimée Leduc!  We’ll start at the scene of the crime and visit the neighborhood with Cara weaving the stories and Donna making sure we don’t get carried away down some […]

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“We are back home after a magical trip to France! Hope all is well with you as you share your bountiful knowledge of the city with other lucky folks.”

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Paris Stories Blog

Aug 27, 2017

Holocaust Memorial

Yesterday on my way to fill my water bottles in Square Lamartine in the 16th, I passed...

Aug 25, 2017

Mini Châteaux Parc in Amboise

I visited the Mini-Chateaux Park last week with two very fun California ladies.  I had...

Aug 25, 2017

A Quiet Day in Versailles

Did you know you can still visit the gardens of Versailles even the Chateau is closed,...