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The late October sky may be turning grey, but Paris is seeing green this week as the FIAC—Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain—sets down in the Grand... Read More

Some people look at the Rue des Martyrs and see a street. I see stories. ... Read More

The Pére Lachaise Cemetery takes up 110 acres in Paris, making it the city's largest cemetery to date. Walking through the aisles, you'll notice a few... Read More

A visit to the Paris catacombs (informally known as one of the creepiest places on earth) might not be a tourist stop de rigueur, but it’s a must-see... Read More

Not planning on making it to Paris this year? Never fear: This five-minute, hyperlapsed tour of the city's greatest sights will surely tide you... Read More

Materials from Banksy’s Dismaland theme park will be repurposed to make shelters for migrants at a camp in northern France, the mysterious artist ... Read More

Fall is always a good time in the Paris restaurant world. With so many customers gone in August, chefs traditionally use that low-impact period to get... Read More

Sometimes things happen here that make me smile and say, only in France. Case in point: One of the Musée d’Orsay’s most anticipated exhibitions this... Read More

When Mike Mammoliti opened Mamo, an outpost of his family’s Antibes restaurant Mamo Le Michelangelo, in Soho last spring, he did New Yorkers a... Read More

Complaining about the food scene in Paris is like saying your private plane doesn’t have enough seats. But if you’ve been to Brooklyn, or Portland,... Read More

An educational publisher and taxidermist might not top a traveler’s list of can't-miss shops, but anyone visiting Paris without dropping into Deyrolle... Read More

Set inside a gorgeous red-stone mansion dating back to 1786, a new five-star hotel opened in Toulouse this month. Just a block from the Garonne River,... Read More

“It’s no longer enough to just do lighting, is it?” asked designer Tom Dixon. “You’ve got to play some music, give people some chocolates, work a... Read More

You’re headed to Paris, gastronomic capital of Europe. You loved Hemingway’s A Movable Feast, belong to your local wine society, and routinely julienne... Read More

Whether it’s due to a rise in social-media-fueled pride of home, fatigue from the ever-emptier spectacle of fashion, or just more people getting more... Read More

Get 50 percent off from Amawaterways, known for their luxury small ship river cruises throughout Europe. ... Read More

Paris is the City of Love and the City of Light, but is it a city where newbies should attempt to speak the language? When I booked my first-ever trip... Read More

For anyone planning an upcoming stay in Paris, I have exciting news. Restaurant delivery has, at long last, arrived in the French capital. Though... Read More

It’s not that Paris had never seen a hamburger before 2011, when the L.A. native Kristin Frederick launched central Paris’s first gourmet first food... Read More

I’m supposed to be on vacation, but I can’t stop thinking about Children of the Corn. I’m lost, you see, in rural Southern France, whipping my poor... Read More

Yes, summer is the season of music festivals, but how many of them are held in ravishing Andre Le Nôtre-designed gardens once owned by relatives of... Read More

What happens in Paris if the baguettes run out? Some people are worried we might soon see. ... Read More

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