Emma Hussain

Emma Hussain is an International Relations and French student from the UK, currently interning in Paris for her year abroad. She plans to spend this year honing her journalistic skills and eating baguettes.

Paris Update 13.10.2021

October 13, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through October 15 Refugees Welcome Events for Little Amal’s Walk hit Paris this week – the giant puppet of a refugee girl is recreating the refugee route from Gaziantep to Manchester to raise awareness of the refugee experience in Europe. Above: Little … Read More

Paris Update Events 6.10.2021

October 5, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

October 6-10 Montmartre grape harvest Montmartre goes all out to celebrate the Fête des Vendanges, with a parade, exhibitions, workshops, concerts, special menus in restaurants, wine tastings, a ball and more. Various locations, Paris October 6-10 Science film festival The … Read More

Paris Update EVENTS 29.09.2021

September 29, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through October 3 Long-awaited wrap “Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped,” by the late Christo and Jeanne-Claude, is finally a reality. Don’t miss it! The Place de l’Étoile will be pedestrianized during the coming two weekends so the public can get a … Read More

Paris Update Events 22.09.2021

September 22, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through October 3 Long-awaited wrap “Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped,” by the late Christo and Jeanne-Claude, is finally a reality. Don’t miss it! The Place de l’Étoile will be pedestrianized during the coming two weekends so the public can get a … Read More

Paris Update Events 15.09.2021

September 15, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

September 18-19 Heritage days The doors to normally closed monuments and other buildings open to the public for the Journées Européennes du Patrimoine.  Various locations, Paris Through October 16 Cinema’s Lone Wolf A retrospective of the works of American screenwriter, director, … Read More

Paris Update Events 28.07.2021

July 28, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through August 22 Swimming in the canal Now declared clean enough to swim in, the free Bassin de la Villette swimming area returns. Above: the scene at the Bassin. Photo: Mairie de Paris / JB Gurliat. Bassin de la Villette Through September 8 … Read More

Paris Update Events 21.07.2021

July 21, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through September 8 Outdoor classical concerts Concerts in the park at Festival Classique au Vert every weekend. Parc Floral Through September 8 Entertainment for kids The Festival les Pestacles presents concerts and other entertainment for children age five and up. Parc Floral, Paris Through … Read More

Paris Update Events 14.07.2021

July 14, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

July 14 Bastille Day festivities The traditional firemen’s balls have been cancelled this year, but fireworks will light up the Eiffel Tower and Champ de Mars at 11 pm. Eiffel Tower/Champ de Mars, Paris July 16-August 22 Open-air cinema Cinema … Read More

Paris Update Events 07.07.2021

July 7, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

July 14 Bastille Day festivities The traditional firemen’s balls have been cancelled this year, but fireworks will light up the Eiffel Tower and Champ de Mars at 11 pm. Eiffel Tower/Champ de Mars, Paris July 10-August 22 Paris beaches During … Read More

Paris Update 30.06.2021

June 30, 2021 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

July 1-4 Drawing fair The Salon du Dessin presents 33 top galleries specializing in Old Master, modern and contemporary drawings. Palais Brongniart, Paris July 5-18 International cuisine For the Refugee Food Festival, restaurants in Paris and around the world will invite … Read More