The over-a-century-old Fauchon name is expanding its brand into the luxury hotel business. Our Paris correspondent visited the new Fauchon L’Hotel Paris and Grand Café Fauchon. Here’s his firsthand report.
Niort, a charming, medieval village in an idyllic setting on the Sevre Niortaise River, is just a short two hour and fifteen minute train ride from Paris. Here's an insider guide from our Paris correspondent on a quick getaway.