Discover the Saint-Germain ‘joie de vivre’ for yourself and learn about the colorful history of this much storied area Make a beeline for the unique cabinet de curiosités at Deyrolle, a quirky taxidermist boutique on the elegant Rue du Bac Try a macaron created by the ‘Picasso of pastries,’ Pierre Hermé, who was honored as the world’s best pastry chef in 2016 Buy a loaf of much celebrated Poilâne bread and devour it with some fine French cheese and wine as you relax and watch Parisians go about their day at the bustling Marché Couvert New York Times Exclusives: Behind-the-Scenes Access: Visit sublime chocolate concept store Un Dimanche à Paris, housed in a former printing house that once belonged to one of the leaders of the French revolution, and meet the chefs behind some of the most exquisite chocolate creations in Paris Hands-on Element: Soak up the intense scents at Cire Trudon, the oldest and most luxurious candlemaker in the world Local Interactions:Meet the friendly staff of the Poilâne bakery (and if you are lucky even one of the bakers!) during an unforgettable visit tailored especially for you. Local Impact: How you will help the local community by joining this tour: By joining this tour you are supporting various family-owned businesses. You will sample a pastry and a hot chocolate in a shop owned by Pierre Cluizel, an important figure in the 4th generation of pastry chefs and chocolate makers in the Cluizel family. Opened in 1947, their chocolate only uses cacao from producers that pay special attention to preserving the natural ecosystem of the cacao trees. As part of your tour you will also try bread from Poilâne, an 80-year-old bakery that has been in the same family for three generations. Lastly, the surprise gift you receive at the end of your tour comes from a very old candle maker, also owned by a family who needed to find creative ways of adapting to modernity in order for the business to survive.
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