Top 5 Self-Catering Getaways in France

If you’re looking for your perfect break in France, here are our top five self-catering getaways to treat yourself to a little escape. Les Cimes des Arbres is a stunning escape for two in the...

Where to Stay and Eat in Corsica

Our choice of hotels by the sea and in the mountains, and a brief guide to the island’s cuisine Related articles: Great Destinations, The Italian Influence on Corsica Island of Wild Beauty: Nature, Wildlife, and Heritage...

Sleep in a Chateau: Unusual Accommodations in France

When it comes to finding a place to stay, France is a visitor's paradise. Keen to sleep in a château? Here are some eclectic accommodations picks... STAR-STUDDED HIDEOUT Hidden away on the gleaming Riviera, 1,400 feet...

Where to Stay and Eat in Ardèche

Our selection of the best accommodation and dining in the département Related articles: Ardèche: A World of Picture-Perfect Wonders 12 Unmissable Spots in Ardèche What to See and Do in Ardèche LITTLE BLACK BOOK Visit this "charming stays" website for...

Where to Stay and Eat in the Eure Department

Our selection of the best accommodation and dining Related article: Explore Eure, the Hidden Gem of Normandy WHERE TO STAY Clos de Mondétour Aude and Grégoire’s passion for old buildings is reflected in the restoration of their 16th-century...

Chez le Marquis du Pontet: Authentic Savoyard Heritage in the Alps

Discover the charm of Valloire-Galibier, a ski resort located in the Savoie department. Nestled between the passes of the Telegraph and Galibier, Chez le Marquis du Pontet is the ideal getaway for families and...

Where to Stay in the Haute Savoie: The Armancette Hotel & Spa

Far from the battery cloned chalets and mega ski apartments lies a quiet corner of the Haute Savoie facing Mont Blanc, an authentic escape to Alpine heaven in summer or winter. The charming village of...

Dining in Corsica: La Table de la Ferme at Domaine de Murtoli

With a spectacular setting in southern Corsica – a 4,900-acre seaside estate that straddles the Ortolo river – the Domaine de Murtoli is one of the most magnificent places to stay in France. It...

Where to Stay and Eat in Old Poitou-Charentes

A selection of the best hotels, restaurants, bars and cafés in the region Related articles: Legends and Traditions of Old Poitou-Charentes 12 Cultural Highlights in Old Poitou-Charentes What to See and Do in Old Poitou-Charentes HOTELS Hôtel Chais Monnet This...

Valley of Queens: Follow in the Footsteps of the Loire Valley’s Female Icons

More women held power during the brief span of the Renaissance than at any other time. And on the 500th anniversary of the birth of Catherine de' Medici, the Loire Valley is inviting visitors...