Eastertime in France

Traditions include magnificent chocolate creations and "flying" bells.

For Sale: A Stone House in Burgundy

Nestled in a valley between Épinac and Nolay, this beautiful stone house in Saisy has lovely views of the rolling countryside and easy access to walking trails. It is ideal for buyers who are...

Marseille’s Flavour to Savour

Where to head now in Marseille is Rhizome- Les Raciones Du Goût, the six-month-old epicurean concept. Designed as a loft duplex, the art gallery/retail boutique is redefining the future of food culture on Corniche Kennedy...

Pixar: 25 Years of Animation

A popular exhibit at the brand new "Art Ludique Museum" at Les Docks in Paris.

Carla Bruni at L’Olympia

The former First Lady in concert in March.

My France Favourites: Sophia van Woensel-Mose

Trading life in the fast lane as a corporate lawyer in London for la belle vie en Provence.

For Sale: A Charming Stone Cottage in Brittany

This delightful stone cottage makes a perfect vacation bolt-hole. The property is set inland, but it still provides easy access to the coast and, in particular, the picturesque stretch of coastline which is often...

The Paris of Victor Hugo

Treading in the footsteps of France's most published author...

Straying off the Art Path on the Riviera

Driving through the Mougins area recently, a friend pointed out Picasso’s house and studio now renovated as a private residence. My friend had managed to see it before it had sold and remembered seeing the...

Swan Lake & Romeo and Juliet

For a handful of dates only, the Saint Petersburg Ballet Theatre will grace the stage of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, one of Paris’s most stunning auditoriums, presenting two iconic works: Swan Lake and Romeo...