Yes, you can certainly. have a good life in Paris. They like the fine things in like. Like this beer, which is advertised all over the subway. The best the Dutch have to offer.
There's a cafe on every corner and when asked "Do you have Wifi?" they nearly always respond in the affirmative. Except you have to pronounce it Weefee, which makes it sound like I'm accusing them of kidnapping my poodle.
My hotel was in a peaceful area too, opposite the Pere Lachaise cemetry. The neighbours were very quiet area.