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Dispatch from New York: Christian Dior Exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum

After acclaimed stops in Shanghai, London and Paris, Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams opened at the Brooklyn Museum in New York City this September. For those of us who have been yearning for a...
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La Crème de la Crème: Discover the Chateau de Chantilly

Priceless artworks, fabulous gardens and a unique equine heritage – the Château de Chantilly has them all. Gillian Thornton discovers the cultural legacy of the extraordinary Duke of Aumale. You never forget your first sight...
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American Friends Musée d’Orsay Celebrates 10+ Years

American Friends Musée d’Orsay (AFMO) is a non-public charitable organisation whose mission is to raise public awareness and financial support for the Musée d’Orsay and Musée de l’Orangerie. Since its inception in 2009, AFMO...
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What to See and Do in Languedoc-Roussillon

Sailing, climbing, horse riding or sledding – there are many wonderful ways to discover the traditional region of Languedoc-Roussillon Related articles: You Can Have It All in Languedoc-Roussillon 12 Unmissable Sites in Languedoc-Roussillon BOAT TRIPS Canoe the River...
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La Culture: Botticelli, Georgia O’Keeffe in Paris

Culture correspondent Sylvia Edwards Davis picks a selection of top exhibitions at Paris museums this season. Botticelli as Boss Early Renaissance painter Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi, known as Sandro Botticelli, excelled in all aspects...

Picasso in Antibes: A Thrilling Temporary Exhibit

Hurry! This amazing show will wrap on October 31, 2021 Just a week ago, during my first permitted trip to my beloved France in more than two years, I arrived in Antibes, moved into a...
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12 Essential Visits in Normandy in 2021

Our pick of the must-see towns, historic buildings and other places of interest. Related articles: The Timeless Charms of Normandy A Taste of Normandy What to See and Do in Normandy in 2021 Where to Stay and Eat...
The Lascaux Cave paintings, discovered by chance by teenagers in 1940, are among the most important in the world © Shutterstock

Echoes of the Past: Prehistoric Wonders in Southern France

Sue Aran explores the prehistoric wonders of southern France, a region dotted with reminders of our ancestors. I was rereading a book called A Summer in Gascony by Martin Calder and was reminded that one...
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Explore Vannes: The Ideal Breton City

Quaint timbered buildings, modern shopping, bustling harbour cafés and stunning islands – Annaliza Davis explains why Vannes is the ideal Breton city. If you want a city in Brittany that sums up the spirit and...
Historic capital of Dijon

12 Essential Visits in Burgundy

Our pick of the must-see towns, historic buildings and other places of interest Related articles: Get Away from It All in Burgundy What to See and Do in Burgundy HISTORIC CAPITAL OF DIJON Dijon has such a rich...