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A Cooking Tour in Provence

What could be better than six days spent touring the French countryside—tasting and learning as you go?Linda Dannenberg dices, braises, and drinks her way through an indulgent cooking curriculum.

Exploring France's Northern Coast

Long a favored resort of the Parisian elite, the Côte Fleurie, on France’s northern coast, is shedding a bit of its formal reserve. T+L finds lively restaurants, endless beaches, and plenty of easygoing glamour.

St.-Tropez: Hot Again

The French Riviera town is back in fashion, and at the center of the current renaissance is the fight to save its infamous beach clubs. Supporters claim they're a monument to France—and to erotic freedom.

Antiques-Hunting in Provence

Sure the South of France has loads of hidden treasures, but where do you find them?Read on for an authoritative guide, from east to west.

Simple Pleasures in Aix-en-Provence

Farmers’ market, cafes, lazy outdoor lunches: Pleasures in the south of France haven’t diminished at all.

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Insider Tips From The Editors Of

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Best bread in Paris - The best bread in Paris is in Abbesses--boulangerie Arnaud Delmontel won the 2007 prize for Paris’s best baguette.

Tipping in Paris - When dining in Paris, remember to check the bill carefully - service is often already compris (included).

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Best Nights Out

A night out in one of Paris' hotspots. Something here for every style

Best of Parisian Cafés

Where to start? So many cafés and so much time

Off the beaten path

Off the beaten path in Paris

One day in Paris

The one day Paris primer

The Art de Vivre

Luxurious Living in the City of Lights

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