??Paris, July 27, 2015 â Context Travel, organizer of critically acclaimed walking tours, celebrates the fĂȘte de la gastronomie this year with the launch of Teatime in Paris: A Walk Around French Pastries, a new seminar that explores the art of pastry making through tastings at some of Paris's top pastry shops.
Led by cookbook author Jill Colonna, the walk follows entries from her new cookbook Teatime In Paris! A Walk Through Easy French PĂątisserie Recipes. This is a special autumn experience with the release of the book and in conjunction with the FĂȘte de la Gastronomie, which runs in September.ROUTE: The walk begins near the Ăglise de la Madeleine (Madeleine Church) and includes several of Paris's top pastry and chocolate boutiques located in the area.âWe're delighted to support Jill in the publication of her new book,â says Sara McCarty, France & Spain Regional Manager. âBy developing a walk around the book's content, we're able to provide a truly unique culinary experience, and what fun to launch around Paris's FĂȘte de la Gastronomie.âTeatime in Paris: A Walk Around French Pastries lasts 2.5 hours and is available Monday and Tuesday afternoons from September 14-November 30, 2015. Group walks cost 100 EUR per person + 15 EUR per person tasting fees. Private tours cost 390 EUR per party + tastings fees. A signed copy of the cookbook is included in the price. As with all Context walking seminars, both group and private walks are limited to (6) six participants and are led by a credentialed expert.About Context TravelFounded by National Geographic writer Paul Bennett and designer Lani Bevacqua, Context Travel is a network of English-speaking scholars and professionals, including art historians, writers, architects and gastronomes, who organize and lead walking seminars in thirty-four (34) world cities, including: Florence, Rome, Venice, Naples, Milan, Paris, London, Edinburgh, Madrid, Barcelona, Berlin, New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Washington, D.C., Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Cartagena, Istanbul, Athens, Beijing, Shanghai, Vienna, Prague, Budapest, Milan, Dublin, Tokyo, Kyoto, Hong Kong, Vancouver, Montreal, Melbourne, and Sydney. A certified B Corporation, Context Travel was named one of the fastest growing American companies in 2011 by Inc Magazine. Travel + Leisure has called Context one of the top European tour companies for its innovative approach to travel and the depth of its programs. To learn more about Context, visit its website at: www.contexttravel.com-30-Contact:Brian Cant, Tartan Group: 250-592-3838 or firstname.lastname@example.org