Collected by Gayle Keck, AFAR Contributor
Guinguettes are riverside spots just outside of Paris where the Impressionist painters used to hang out. You can still go to one for a magical afternoon or evening of food, live music and dancing. I wrote about them for AFAR magazine in the June/July 2014 issue. These are some photos I took while on assignment...
11 Avenue de Diane, 94340 Joinville-le-Pont, France
Here's the scene outside the little "chalet des canotiers" or canoeing cottage where I stayed along the Marne River, near Paris, while working on my story about guinguettes for AFAR (link below). Guinguettes are riverside spots just outside of...
10 Quai du Port, 94130 Nogent-sur-Marne, France
One of the sights from my story about guinguettes that ran in AFAR (link below). Guinguettes are riverside spots just outside of Paris where the Impressionist painters used to hang out. You can still go to one for a magical afternoon or evening of...
129 Rue d'Aboukir, 75002 Paris, France
12 Grande Rue, 78290 Croissy, France
Musée de la Grenouillère: See absinthe spoons, vintage posters, and other memorabilia from a guinguette where Monet and Renoir painted. 12 Grande Rue, Croissy-sur-Seine, 33/(0) 1-30-53-61-02. This appeared in the June/July 2014 issue. Read more...
19 Avenue de Choisy, 94190 Villeneuve-Saint-Georges, France
Ile des Impressionnistes, 78400 Chatou, France
2 Rue Maurice Berteaux, 93330 Neuilly-sur-Marne, France
162 Bis Quai de Polangis, 94340 Joinville-le-Pont, France
41 Quai Victor Hugo, 94500 Champigny-sur-Marne, France
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