Hardelot Castle in The Boulonnais

A British Castle in France Visitors to the Castle of Hardelot in Condette will feel right at home given the sites long history with Britain. Come and explore this magical and historical land, surrounded by...

Boulogne-sur-Mer: Maritime Heritage, Folklore and Gastronomy

Boulogne-sur-Mer in Autumn Autumn is a time of celebration in the Boulonnais, given the area’s deeply entrenched history with agriculture and seasonal harvests. November sees the arrival of festivities and culinary delights, celebrating the harvest...

Boulogne-sur-Mer: A Land of History and Enchantment

Marked with an impressive history going back thousands of years, Boulogne-sur-Mer and it’s surrounding landscape is bursting with remarkable monuments. Perhaps the best time to visit this fascinating area is in the off-season, when...

Where Travel Now: Top 5 Things to Discover in the Calvados Department

With miles of unspoilt coastline and dramatic landscapes, the birthplace of the famous apple brandy is the beating heart of Normandy. The glorious rustic fare is just the cherry on top... FROM OUISTREHAM TO CAEN With...

New in Paris: Yves Saint-Laurent Museum Opening Soon

It was the great designer’s wish to be remembered as “an artist that created a body of work”. To the delight of fashionistas everywhere, the artist’s wish will be fulfilled with the opening of...

Just Say “Oc”: Exploring the Languedoc Coastline

Glorious beaches, lagoons, medieval cities, bustling seaside towns and vineyards as far as the eye can see... Dominic Bliss visits the Languedoc coastline, where summer never seems to end From the Rhône Delta almost down...

10 Reasons to Visit Boulonnais

With beaches stretching as far as the eye can see and oodles of historic landmarks, the jewel of the Opal Coast makes a picturesque getaway HOLY CRYPT Rising imperiously over Boulogne-sur-Mer, the Basilique Notre-Dame was built...

Parisian Walkways: Rue Vieille du Temple in the Marais District

The rue Vieille du Temple is an ancient street in the Marais. Jeffrey T Iverson meets some of the local business owners intent on preserving its unique atmosphere To step into 30 rue Vieille du...

Restaurant Reviews: Tavline, Israeli Cuisine in Paris

If the spicy healthy pleasures of vegetable-and-legume rich Israeli cooking are well-known in English-speaking countries, thanks to such hugely popular chefs as Yotam Ottolenghi at Nopi in London and Michael Solomonov at Zahav in...

French Riviera: 8 Secret Spots Off the Beaten Path

By foot, boat or car there are many secret spots to discover on the Côte d’Azur. Swerve the crowds for a deeper appreciation of this glorious coastal region, says Justin Postlethwaite A Skipper's Eye View The...