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Restaurant Reviews: Racine in Reims

Japanese-born Kazuyuki Tanaka’s serene Zen dining room near the cathedral in the heart of the city is the table not to miss during a visit to Reims and the surrounding Champagne country. With suave...
Homer, Paris

Restaurant Reviews: Homer in Paris

On a rainy Saturday in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, I ducked into restaurateur Moïse Sfez’s newly opened eatery just a few steps from the Odeon as much to dry off as to have lunch. Then I read the...
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Where to Stay and Eat in the Pays Basque 2020

Our choice of the best hotels, guesthouses and restaurants in the French Basque Country Related articles: Great Destinations: Basque in Glory Top 12 Cultural Attractions in the Pays Basque Resort Hotels Hôtel Les Goelands This three-star eco-friendly hotel near...

Where to Eat in Paris 2020

Your insider’s guide to the latest fashionable restaurants and gourmet hotels Related articles: What’s Hot in Paris for 2020 Best of the New Hotels in Paris 2020 HOTELS Lutetia Three-star chef Gérald Passedat brings a Mediterranean air to the...

Where to Stay and Eat in the Drôme

The best dining and sleeping options in the département’s historic towns and villages Related articles: The Drôme: The Organic Heart of France 12 of the Drôme’s Top Attractions What to See and Do in the Drôme HOTELS Hôtel Fac...

Dining at Le Jules Verne atop the Eiffel Tower in Paris

After being completely redesigned and redecorated by the talented Paris-based interior architect Aline Asmar d’Amman, this celebrated restaurant at the Eiffel Tower reopened at the end of August with a new menu by chef...

Dining at Frevo in New York City

One of the most delicious ways of discovering the character of any big-city neighbourhood is by eating in its restaurants, since they often reveal so much about the locals and a full spectrum of...

Paris Brasseries: Dining at Le Gallopin

As a food-loving resident of Paris for more than 30 years, the recent trend that makes me personally happiest is the revival of the French capital’s glorious brasseries – and not just for their...

Dining in Provence: Matcha in the Village of Cucuron

Cucuron is one of my favourite villages in Provence, because it’s very sophisticated without having lost any of its unselfconscious charm and rusticity. I’ve also had the pleasure of enjoying many excellent meals at La...

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...