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43 Rue des Petites Écuries, 75010 Paris, France
Now you can sample the cuisine of celebrated local chefs by visiting their walk-in wine bars. Braden Perkins eases his elegant culinary style at Verjus’s downstairs bar (47 Rue de Montpensier), where groups share small plates of succulent pork...
17 Rue Montorgueil, 75001 Paris, France
So, you think you know Paris? There are hundreds of memorable streets and boulevards in the City of Lights. But, for my money, Rue Montorgueil is the best. It is compact, only three blocks long, with a metro stop at each end. In between, you have...
5 Rue du Nil, 75002 Paris, France
Frenchie (the restaurant) is nearly impossible to get into, but the wine bar across the street provides a taste of chef Gregory Marchand’s housemade charcuterie and pasta, as well as small plates such as homemade smoked trout and burrata cheese...
637 E Hyman Ave, Aspen, CO 81611, USA
Downtown Aspen's Rocky Mountain high may have morphed into more of a high-end-high with its chic shops and multi-million-dollar cabins, but the resort's original quirkiness and skier ethos still bubble up from its gold-veined core. Take the city's...
3841 NE 2nd Ave #400, Miami, FL 33137, USA
Yes, it's the new home of luxury shops like Burberry, Louis Vuitton, and others, but the Miami Design District began its life as a regenerated "creative neighborhood" and along with its tony new tenants, it remains an important mecca for style and...
63870 Orcines, France
Located in central France, the Auvergne Regional Park of Volcanoes counts 80 dormant volcanoes, known as the Chaine des Puys. They amount to a one-of-a-kind geological ensemble that’s comparatively youthful (the last eruptions occurred 7,000 years...
63710 Saint-Nectaire, France
Many towns in the Auvergne region are renown for their thermal baths, which have attracted visitors since Roman times. Saint-Nectaire, for instance, features spas like Thermadore that draw on the surrounding natural springs and their mineral-rich...
Les Roches, 63230 Saint-Ours, France
Much of this interactive museum is set underground in a volcano-like cone structure designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Hans Hollein. Its displays, films, and rides help educate visitors about earth sciences—and impart a better...