Pourcel Hôtel Richer de Belleval

Hôtel Richer de Belleval: Where to Eat in Montpellier

Superbly renovated by architect Philippe Prost and L’Atelier Ricou, the latter a specialist in restoring frescoes and other decorative painting in historic buildings, this elegant 17th-century limestone mansion in the heart of Montpellier has...
Thanks to Airelles, you can, for the first time ever, stay at the Chateau de Versailles

Where to Stay and Eat Outside of Paris

Our choice of fabulous hotels and restaurants in the region around Paris. Related article: Day Trips from Paris: From Champagne Country to Artist Villages Accommodation Airelles Le Grand Contrôle, Château de Versailles Airelles has made history by opening...
Bistrot à vin Livingston in Marseille

Livingston: The Hot New Restaurant in Marseille

A month doesn’t go by when another flock of new restaurant openings isn’t burnishing Marseille’s reputation as the most exciting food city in France right now. To be sure, the restaurant scene here has...
The ever-changing menu at Cèna is always impeccable

Restaurant Review: Cèna in Paris

David Lahner is one of the most innovative restaurateurs in Paris today, with a flock of stylish addresses in different neighbourhoods that suit different clienteles and culinary desires. These include La Crèmerie, Le Bon...
Mere Germaine terrace

Restaurant Review: La Mère Germaine in Châteauneuf-du-Pape

When I learned at the beginning of a long, rainy Parisian winter that one of the most brilliant young restaurateurs in France, Antoine Pétrus (previously sommelier at Le Clarence and maître d’hotel at Taillevent...
There are plenty of fantastic local wines to try during your trip

Where to Stay and Eat in Languedoc-Roussillon

Here's our choice of great restaurants and accommodation in the traditional region of Languedoc-Roussillon. Related articles: You Can Have It All in Languedoc-Roussillon 12 Unmissable Sites in Languedoc-Roussillon What to See and Do in Languedoc-Roussillon HOTELS Château Pech-Céleyran, Salles...
The beautiful view from La Côte Saint Jacques et Spa (Photo La Côte Saint Jacques, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté Tourisme)

Where to Stay and Eat in Burgundy in 2021

Our choice of hotels and restaurants to make your trip to Burgundy even more pleasurable. Related articles: Get Away from It All in Burgundy What to See and Do in Burgundy 12 Essential Visits in Burgundy CLASSIC HOTELS 5*...
An aerial view of Vannes, overlooking its fortified city walls and lawns with floral design

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...
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...
The delightful setting of Restaurant Bec in Paradou

Restaurant Review: Bec Restaurant in Les Alpilles

Unless you know something about the couple who created this delightful restaurant in Le Paradou, one of the prettiest and best-loved villages in Les Alpilles, it may come as an improbable surprise to find...