Music in Monaco: A Cultural Treasure Trove

Lanie Goodman attends the Printemps des Arts de Monte-Carlo festival and discovers there is much more to the glittery Principality than casinos and cars There’s a legendary moment in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1955 To Catch a...

Last Chance: Catch these Museum Exhibitions in Paris

HELENA RUBINSTEIN Rubinstein was not only the founder of a cosmetics empire but a firm believer that beauty should go hand in hand with female emancipation. Featuring 300 exhibits from her storied art collection, 'The...

Making Waves: Interview with Actress Laetitia Casta

Former Victoria’s Secret Angel and muse to the likes of Jean Paul Gaultier and Karl Lagerfeld, Laetitia Casta has successfully made the transition from modelling to cinema. Lise Pedersen meets the surprisingly grounded actress,...

12 Villages to Visit in the Rhône Valley

This is a region rich in pretty villages that have been well-preserved through the centuries Related article: Road Trip through the Rhône Valley TAIN-L’HERMITAGE Wine and chocolate meet at this crossroads of some of the Rhône Valley’s...

Exclusive Interview with Vincent Lindon, Star of Stéphane Brizé’s “At War”

In Stéphane Brizé’s new political drama, At War, art house veteran Vincent Lindon plays hard-bitten factory worker Laurent Amédéo, a man on an ill-fated mission to save a car supply plant from imminent closure....

Don’t Miss the Corsica Classic Regatta in August

The most exclusive classic regatta in the Mediterranean sea celebrates its 10th anniversary from August 25th to September 1st. If you’re lucky enough to be on Corsica in August, be sure to pass by the...

When More than 400 Hot Air Balloons Fill the Sky in Eastern France

The popping colours, the silent gliding punctuated by staccato puffs of fire, the frisson of dangling in a basket subject to the vagaries of weather... there is definitely something in the air in the...

Top 5 Locations in Limousin

Limousin is often overlooked as a destination in France, with many people simply driving through on their way to better known holiday spots. However if you do visit, you‘ll find miles of unspoilt natural...

Experience Arles: Les Rencontres de la photographie

I came to Arles this July for the opening of Les Rencontres de la Photographie, one of the world’s most prestigious photography festivals. This year marked the 50th anniversary of the festival. Founded in...

Near Nice: Le Mouratoglou Resort, Complete with Europe’s Largest Tennis Academy

Looking for that special getaway in the south of France? Le Mouratoglou Resort is a 12 hectare hotel and sports complex with the largest tennis academy in Europe, a country club and four-star accommodation. Easy...