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There are about 70 farmers markets scattered throughout Paris, each with its own charms or, in some cases, amusing sideshows that range from wandering...

The plan was to shop for upholstery fabric in the Paris 18th, work up an appetite and go someplace delicious for lunch—a quest one...

We break our glasses and sometimes we lose them; sometimes other people even steal them. When you’re away from home on business or...

  Parisphiles and first-time visitors understandably find it impossibly difficult to leave Paris, which is why it often takes a couple of return visits for...

Cognac, the world's most imitated brandy, can legally be made only in a relatively small area surrounding the town of Cognac, which is north of...

Of course in your life you've seen a lot of memorable art exhibits. If you're living in or visiting culture-conscious France you almost surely have...

Many tourists visit Normandy for its 20th-century war memorials, but the region was the site of landmark military campaigns centuries before the Allied invasion of...

  Mikki says: It seems hard to imagine what a beloved goddess Brigitte Bardot was to the French. This Marseille fisherman looks like he loves her...

Pyramide nuit When President François Mitterand hired architect I.M. Pei and colleagues to modernize le Musée du Louvre, could he possibly have imagined the finished...

Menton, final French Riviera town before Italy, boasts stellar botanical gardens, renowned festivals and a breathtaking view of the Mediterranean from most any perch....

As is always the case, returning to Paris-Orly International Airport always provokes some culture shock and makes me aware the world isn’t flat; people...

Each quarter of Paris has its own personality and charm but there's something luxurious about this area. It’s chic, historical and architecturally splendid. How...