Pierre Marcolini: chocolate moulded into perfection

Pierre Marcolini: chocolate moulded into perfection

Pierre Marcolini, a Belgium chocolate maker is a perfectionist and his quest for even better chocolate creation elevates him to the cocoa Olymp of the World's best "haute chocolateries". The ...
Top chocolate boutiques in Paris*

Top chocolate boutiques in Paris*

From luxurious chocolates by Alain Ducasse, through sculptures of Patrick Roger to small boutiques of François Pralus, Paris gourmet chocolate thrives ...
Couleurs Jardin: organic land and Mediterranean bounty on Plage de Gigaro

Couleurs Jardin: organic land and Mediterranean bounty on Plage de Gigaro

This might had been the Club 55 some fifty years ago - rustic, yet cosy, offering the best quality food, sea views, ...
Welcome to Saint Tropez and Beyond

Welcome to Saint Tropez and Beyond

Keep your boat or car engine running and you will discover a hidden beauty just around the curvy hip of the cape reaching to the sea west from the glitzy ...
Photo essay: villa art by Jean Cocteau at Santo-Sospir in Cap Ferrat

Photo essay: villa art by Jean Cocteau at Santo-Sospir in Cap Ferrat

Villa Santo-Sospir in Cap Ferrat is a special place on the glamorous coast of the French Riviera. Side by side with the lavish mansions of the ultra-rich, the by modern ...
Guerlain spa at Cheval Blanc in Courchevel

Guerlain spa at Cheval Blanc in Courchevel

Lounging in a reclined chair alongside the calming pool at Cheval Blanc smoothens all the wrinkles in your mind as the chronotherapy of smoothly changing lights, like a relaxing piano ...
Nice: mirage of paradise on the Mediterranean

Nice: mirage of paradise on the Mediterranean

While the wings of your plane brush through the coastal winds, a shiver or a complete muscle looseness from the mesmerizing sheer of natural beauty might captivate your entire self ...
Les Trois Vallées dining guide: luxuriate in Courchevel, Méribel and Val Thorens

Les Trois Vallées dining guide: luxuriate in Courchevel, Méribel and Val Thorens

Whether you have just embarked on your ski trip to the Alps or you plan to breeze into the oxygen-thin Les Trois Vallées mountains soon, my tips on where to eat ...
Maison Auer: family confiserie preserving traditional French sweets in Nice

Maison Auer: family confiserie preserving traditional French sweets in Nice

Established in 1820 right across the voluptuous Nice opera, the confiserie is not a casual affair but rather a fine escapade for chocolate and in the traditional French sweets indulging ...
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