A two Michelin-starred lunch at La Palme D’Or, Cannes

Can someone take me back to warm sunshiney days where I can perch my bottom by a terrace overlooking the beach, sipping my favourite Perrier-Jouet and eating delicious food? Throw me back to Summer in Cannes, when I had a delicious lunch at the city’s lone two-star Michelin restaurant, La Palme…

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Septime Paris : where cool neo-bistro food gets Michelin stars

Catching the earliest Eurostar train to Paris makes me grumpy. With no time, and frankly nowhere, to have decent brekky, the two-hour journey got me cranky and salivating for good viennoiserie and coffee. If there was one thing that saved me from self-destruct, it was the thought of the first…

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Le Hide (Paris): where a day of foie & escargot began

I was in the mood for foie gras. Using our Rough Guide to Paris book, PB suggested we find this gem of a place near Arc de Triomphe called Le Hide. It’s quite tricky to find if you’re a tourist but by this time we’ve already mastered map reading so we got…

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