Hotel Saint Delis

Where to Stay and Eat in Normandy in 2021

Our choice of hotels and restaurants to make your trip even more pleasurable. Related article: The Timeless Charms of Normandy, What’s New in 2021 HOTELS 5* Hôtel Le Saint-Delis, Honfleur New Relais & Château hotel in former home...
Hemingway with fellow American writer and journalist Janet Flanner, wearing their war correspondent uniforms in 1944 Paris

France Reimagined: On The Road with Ernest Hemingway

War hero, womaniser, carouser… Ernest Hemingway was larger than life. Lanie Goodman unearths the man behind the legend on a journey through France You’ve got to hand it to Ernest Hemingway. When he describes his...
Chef Cédric Béchade reimagines local dishes in his signature style at the delightful Café Basque in Biarritz

Restaurant Review: Café Basque in Biarritz

Renovated last year, one of the most venerable historic seaside addresses of Biarritz now offers 19 rooms – decorated by Paris interior designer Sarah Lavoine, with spectacular views of the Atlantic breakers rolling in...
Hotel Paradiso©RomainRicard

Singular Stays: Unique Themed Hotels in France

Richard Nahem checks out some of France’s unique themed hotels, from high-end, super-cool hideaways in Paris to quietly quirky retreats in the provinces. The idea of a themed hotel used to conjure up ideas of...
Auch Hotel de France

Where to Stay and Eat in Gers

Travelling to historic Gascony? Here's our choice of hotels and restaurants to enjoy during your trip. Related articles: Step Back in Time in Gers What to See and Do in Gers in 2021 12 Essential Visits in...
George’s at the Hôtel Le Toiras on the Île de Ré offers an impeccable menu

Restaurant Review: George’s in Île De Ré

The name of Olivia and Didier Le Calvez’s new contemporary brasserie at their Hôtel Le Toiras on the Île de Ré references many Georges: the Four Seasons George V hotel in Paris where the...
Coco Chanel at the Ritz;

Coco Chanel: The Life and Times of an Icon, Part II

The Chanel story continues in the second article in a two-part series, as Chloe Govan reveals the rise and fall of the fashion icon turned wartime traitor in her final years… (Read the first...
Chateau de Sacy©Michael Boudot-Coll. Chateau de Sacy

Win a Two-night Stay and Experience the Magic of the Champagne Region

Win a two-night VIP stay on the edge of the UNESCO Champagne World Heritage Site in the Marne. Stay in a luxury hotel surrounded by vines and tour the vineyards in a vintage mini...
Les Sources de Cheverny is shaking things up in the Loire

Les Sources de Cheverny Near Blois in the Loire Valley

At long last, the lovely Loire Valley is enjoying a reset with the opening of a new generation of relaxed and charming hotels that put paid to the stuffy and often over-priced faux-châteaux idiom...
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Where to Stay and Eat in Brittany in 2021

Our choice of hotels and restaurants to enjoy during your trip. Related articles: The Littoral Charms of Brittany 12 Essential Visits in Brittany HOTELS Sainte-Barbe Hôtel & Spa, Le Conquet Perched on a rocky headland in the far west,...