Gigi Restaurant

Gigi’s Restaurant: A Charming New French Bistro in LA

Los Angeles County restaurants are again welcoming diners indoors. Along with this great news is the opening of Gigi’s, a classic French bistro tucked away in the heart of Hollywood’s Sycamore District. Evoking the old-school...
Alexandre Mazzia Head Chef

Moreish Marseille: Culinary Evolution in the South of France

Can food help a city through a crisis? When there are no tourists, what do chefs do? They get creative, help each other and feed their flocks, whatever it takes, says Jennifer Ladonne. The sunlight...
The Auberge du Bois Prin

Restaurant Review: Auberge du Bois Prin in Chamonix

Some people use stars or numbers to indicate their pleasure with a restaurant, but for me, it’s the memories that matter. To wit, the best restaurants are the ones that leave behind such a...
La Merise in Laubach

Restaurant Review: La Merise in Alsace

Young chef Cédric Deckert is the pride of Laubach. When I stopped to ask a farmer in blue cotton overalls who was taking a break in the shadow of his tractor for directions to...
Brigade du Tigre

Restaurant Review: Brigade du Tigre in Paris

France’s links with southeast Asia date back to the invasion of southern Vietnam in 1862, which then led to the founding in 1864 of its Indochine colony, today Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. Despite an...
Casa Fuego, Menton

Riviera Dining: Casa Fuego in Menton

Parilla (grill) and pasta is the formula of Michelin three-star chef Mauro Colagreco’s new restaurant just across the street from his glamorous and very expensive Mirazur in palmy Menton. Parilla is the Argentine Spanish...

Where to Stay and Eat on the Channel Coast

Planning a trip to the Channel Coast after the pandemic? Here's our selection of the best accommodation and dining in the area Related articles: Time to Tune into the Channel What to See and Do on...
: A bird’s eye view of the ChampsÉ lysé es and l’Arc de Triomphe, set to be transformed by greenery by 2030

Planning for Paris: What’s New in the French Capital

Despite the events of the past year, the City of Light has not stood still during this time. In  fact, conversely, there have been some fairly major changes – and we think you’re going...

Parisian Walkways: Rue Oberkampf in the 11th Arrondissement

Considered a case study for gentrification, this gourmet street in Paris’s 11th arrondissement is putting customers at the top of the menu. Jeffrey T Iverson samples the atmosphere... Oberkampf is just the name of another...

Where to Stay and Eat in the Cévennes

Need to recharge your batteries in beautiful natural surroundings? The craggy wilderness of the Cévennes national park is just the ticket. Here's our pick of restaurants and accommodations. Related articles: Into the Wild: Travels in the...