Co-founder of Mon Beau Paris, actually creates and enhances our Paris tour offerings alongside the other team members. Parisian born, he became passionate about historical events, famous people and everything has contributed to the social and cultural development of his home town, Paris. From his childhood holidays visiting Cathar castles in the South of France to his studies of Paris from The Roman Empire up to today, Julien ensures that you will have a memorable experience with us.
Alexis, a true Parisian, admits to love walking and says this comes from his childhood holidays in the Austrian mountains from where part of his family originates. As co-founder of Mon Beau Paris, he enjoys meeting people, “being witty” and loves his Parisian life. Indeed, it’s a passion he enjoys sharing with others. He is always researching for the little known facts and anecdotes to add to his exciting, interesting and memorable Paris walking tours.
Our first Paris tour guide, is a reference in the profession. After having studied languages, the history of art and qualifying as a guide while living in France, Italy and Spain, she became passionate about the secret lives of kings and queens, the importance of art and design and the living culture of cities. Having explored so many other cities, she is in love with the uniqueness of Paris. Her happiness comes from walking in the Marais, reading a book in the Luxembourg Gardens, visiting the Orsay Art Museum, having a drink on a quiet terrace, going out for dinner to a ‘new place’, in other words, living her dream. She will make you live and feel the atmosphere of Paris so well that you will realize that the city belongs to you.
Our guide Joanna will welcome, surprise and pass on her knowledge and anecdotes about French culture. An unconditional fan of the Renaissance period, she above all loves traveling to meet people and discover. It is in her character ! Through organising trips, making sure not to miss monuments and museums, and especially through reading to gain this knowledge, she impresses and makes people laugh with stories that surely only she knows! You will come across an ancient medal of European Fencing Championships in the Louvre or Montmartre, and she will without a doubt touch you right to the heart through a trick which only she has the secret to.
Our guide Chloe captivates, plays and shares her knowledge in good humour. Fascinated by all the great historical layers positioned in Paris, she likes to play in this field of an infinite game! Everything she learned, she learned in a good mood. Moreover, it is during a school visit to a museum of modern art that the desire to share and explain came to her. Also it is through having a great time that she will show you the faces of the city. Through changing neighborhood, street, we can see a change of atmosphere, a change of times. This is what fascinates her. Take a walk in the Opera Garnier, in the Covered Passages, Musée d'Orsay. It is in these magical places where one can transport themselves to a place 150 years ago!
Our guide Aurélie discovers and reveals the identites and peculiarities of different areas of Paris. A fan of the 19th century, for political, economic, and scientific reasons but also the birth of modernity and fashion designers, she likes to share and allow each visitor to see the things they would miss with their noses in their backpackers guide ! She loves to keep learning and discovering. With new discoveries and research, history and art are not frozen in time. There exists plenty more for us to discover. In short, following a visit is not as old fashioned as it once was !
Our guide Marine shares, tells and brings to life history and the areas of Paris. She loves music, classical dance, eating, drinking wine, ... whilst also a fan of Jake Gyllenhall. She loves Paris for its thousand and one things to do, and the fact that in this city, you will never be able to say: I have seen and discovered everything. Whats her favourite period ? La Belle Epoque (1900). Why ? Ask her, because she loves telling people. This is the reason that she is a guide, to meet people of different cultures, nationality, history, and above all to share with them her love of Paris!
Our guide Clémentine tells, imagines and shares with you her passions and intimate stories of Paris. During her studies in Grenoble, she made sure to remember little funny and trivial details that excited her. Knowing the height of Francois 1st, she likes to cycle and wander in the capital. Set off to discover the unknown places and especially the little museums of the city such as the Musée Delacroix, Victor Hugo, or the Museum of Romantics.This is her little pleasure. Why choose only one place when you can discover all this city has to offer in no time at all !