By Raquel Puig
Hardcover | $19.95
Ebook also available
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What’s behind the doorways of the world’s most beautiful city?
History. Mystery. Refuge. Beauty. Love. Possibility.
With more than three hundred photos of Paris’s most enchanting doorways from Raquel Puig, creator of the popular Instagram account of the same name, Doorways of Paris presents a new way to explore the most beautiful city in the world. Organized by arrondissement so residents and visitors alike can seek out the doors as they walk, this book celebrates the glories of the city’s architecture, from Napoleonic majesty to art nouveau whimsy, Haussmannian symmetry to art deco elegance. Doorways of Paris is a portal to Parisian life that will have readers longing to find a doorway to call their own.
Praise for Doorways of Paris
One of the Top Ten Books About Paris
— Theatre in Paris
“Doorways of Paris is a portal to Parisian life that will have readers longing to find a doorway to call their own.”
— Culture Honey
“At once historical and visually compelling, the photographs are a Francophile’s dream and will inspire travelers to seek out their own favorites on their next visit to the City of Light.”
— The Points Guy (get a sneak peek at the book here)
Check out this interview with the author, Raquel Puig, on Architectural Digest India’s site!
About the Author
Raquel Puig is the creator of the Instagram account DoorwaysofParis, which launched in the spring of 2016 and has been gaining new followers at the rate of 30-50% a month. The Barcelona native has lived in several countries, including the US, and speaks four languages, but now calls Paris’s 14th arrondissement home. When she is not traveling the world as a health-marketing expert for Danone, she walks the streets of Paris, camera in hand, with her French husband.