About Us

Luz studied art history, architecture and fine arts in New York and Paris. She has advanced degrees from the Ecole du Louvre, the Sorbonne and the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, in Parisian history, architecture and urban planning. She is a docent in Paris museums and historic monuments, has organized tourist itineraries in France since 1997, researches and publishes articles about Parisian history and urban design, participated in projects concerning the conservation of maps, plans and historic landmarks. In New York, she was head of the communications department for eight years in the museum of a multinational company and for an international news agency. She is fluent in English, French and Spanish.

Louis retired recently from his position of Directeur de Recherche at the CNRS (French National Center for Scientific Research) where he was hired to develop research in the Fundamental Nuclear Physics field within international collaborations. His skills in promoting projects, organizing contacts and supervising good installation and success of experiments, as well as his knowledge in the use of computer are a great asset in his new role of Manager of Paris Upperside.

We match knowledgeable, jovial and accredited tour guides to our customized visits and specialized services.