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Aubrac Travel Guide

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ARTICLES

Introducing Aveyron

Can so much of it be a secret—even from the French?Almost forgotten for centuries, this sparsely populated département in the south of France stretches over...

Catherine Painvin's Hotel from Heartbreak

When children's clothing designer Catherine Painvin hit bottom, her therapy was to open an inn. Christopher Petkanas drops by her singular chambre d'hôte in Aubrac

The Best Foodie Getaways

These foodie itineraries—be it barbecue in Texas or Michelin-starred restaurants in France—are guaranteed to satisfy your hunger.

La Maison Mère: In (American) Food We Trust

It’s no secret that the French are enamored with New York. Not the whole state, however, just the city. Astounding Parisians not only by its...

50 Romantic Escapes

From the serpentine canals of Venice to the untamed savanna of South Africa, we've found dozens of destinations where you can steal some time together.

Advanced Cooking in France

At an advanced culinary arts program in France, food is picked over, literally and theoretically. Christopher Petkanas is there to take notes.

19 Restaurants That Define France

From bistros to brasseries, crêperies to cafés, bouchons to winstubs, France has evolved a food culture more sophisticated than any other. Christopher Petkanas explores every...
HOTELS

Le Comptoir d'Aubrac

Fashion designer Catherine Painvin fled Paris for the Himalayas and finally ended up in Aubrac. The inn, with only six rooms—each more eccentric and wonderful than the last—is a favorite... more ›


ACTIVITIES

Aubrac

Although the public cannot join the herdsmen on their walk into the mountains here, there is a send-off festival with folk dancing, a market, and traditional Aubrac specialties. The cows-decorated... more ›


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