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Art Deco and crystal hotel
February 24, 2017
Crystal company Lalique turned its founder’s villa into a lavish boutique hotel boasting a starred restaurant. A cozy retreat furnished and decorated with Lalique pieces.
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 Lot of Saveurs
April 27, 2017
From June 30th to July 2nd, the town of Cahors beats to the rhythm of southwest France gastronomy and regional products. Banquets, tastings, cooking courses and debates come one after another in a fes[...]
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 Truffle time in Lot
December 24, 2016
Fine dining with great wines, cooking classes, walks through truffle groves, harvest demonstrations,… During the black truffle harvest season several events centered around this delicacy are organized[...]
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 A hut in Paris
November 07, 2016
The 9 Hotel Montparnasse comprises a suite set up in a wooden hut situated in its inner courtyard. A bit of countryside atmosphere in the heart of Paris.
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 Floating hotel in Paris
August 12, 2016
Close from the city historical centre, the OFF Paris Seine hotel gives you the opportunity to sleep on the river flowing through the French capital.
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 Luxury shopping in Limousin
November 28, 2014
Some of the most famous French luxury brands have their workshops in the Haute-Vienne department. Guided tours allow you to discover an ancestral know-how and the factory stores are packed with bargai[...]
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 Southern wines to discover
Mars 03, 2014
Covering a large area, the “Vin de Pays de Méditerranée” PGI allows winemakers to make a wide range of diverse red, rosé and white wines. Many of these wines are not yet well known and are a good barg[...]
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 Champagne for all occasions
November 29, 2013
There are so many Champagnes on the market that it’s not always easy to decide which one to buy. Here are four excellent producers whose range of Champagnes can suit all tastes.
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 Dare Savoy wines
November 26, 2013
Often made from grape varieties rarely encountered elsewhere that give them specific characteristics, wines from Savoy are worth discovering especially since their quality is on the rise. For a long t[...]
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 When Calvados seduces women and connoisseurs
November 26, 2013
The Groult distillery demonstrates Calvados can compete with barrel-matured spirits of any class and offers a range of products for all tastes.
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 Perfect family accommodations
April 29, 2013
The Villages de Gîtes offer individual cottages with common facilities such as swimming pool and sport ground. Situated in peaceful and natural settings, they are found all over France and particularl[...]
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 Sake sanctuary in Paris
November 28, 2012
More and more chefs and sommeliers praise sake and consider it pairs as well as wine with Western cooking. Some of the best sakes produced in Japan are now available in Paris at Workshop Issé.
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 Eco friendly travel in France
April 12, 2011
Like all economic sectors, tourism has an impact on the environment. However, it’s possible to reduce these effects by choosing carefully lodgings, means of transportation and activities.
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 Japanese master cheese maker
Mars 09, 2011
Originally from Tokyo, Michihisa Yamaguchi came to France to work in agriculture. By dint of perseverance, he became master cheese maker and now works and lives in a lovely Alpine village.
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 A poet in Paris
May 14, 2009
Living in France for five years, Rufo Quintavalle has just published his first book of poetry. This young English writer draws a lot of his inspiration from the diverse neighbourhoods of Paris.
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 Artists from all around the world
February 20, 2009
Every year hundreds of artists are invited to stay in Paris for a few months to complete a project or within the framework of cultural exchanges. Encounters with some of them who either stay at the Ci[...]
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 Romantic weekends
April 28, 2008
Spring is here and summer on the way. All around Paris charming accommodations await lovers looking for sweet and intimate nights or weekends. Take your pick.
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