Postcards tagged: Travel to France
MILAN and PARIS – Fashion and religion were proving difficult bed partners. They held different ideas and kept different hours.
MAINCY, France – Forget Versailles. There's a better, more intimate château just as close to Paris. Same designers, same scandalous history. It's the ultimate antidote to Fashion Week.
PARIS – Fashion Week madness has just kicked off in Paris. The Mandarin Oriental is the place to go to recover from it.
SAVERDUN, France – Everyone knew everyone. When the president made his toast, it ended in a nearly-naked conga line followed by a brass band that serenaded each lady in turn. (Ah, the French.)
BURGUNDY – One-handed cheese service can be a challenge when a stationary cheese board is on the table. The ability to pirouette amid a boisterous Burgundy-fueled throng struck me as a miracle.
PARIS – Cultural institutions are best discussed over a flakey bite. And the fastest way to follow the trail of crumbs is by bike.
CORSICA, France – Mallorca? Capri? Whatever. Go to Corsica! For blue waters, cute villages, crazy drivers, and delicious cookies. See what happens when Italy and France have a love child.
PARIS – When pastry chef François Payard visits the dessert capital of the world, where does he spend his calories?