PLACES

Caroline de Maigret’s best picks in town

Restaurant Abuela
Spain in Paris

Located in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, this restaurant is owned by Gustave, a passionate Franco-Spanish entrepreneur….

LA C(O)ORNICHE. PYLA SUR MER
© Vincent Bengold
Between the sea and the sky, at the Dune du Pyla

One of my favourite spots: an old hunting lodge from the 1930’s which has been turned into…

Mee
Authentic Korean cuisine at Bistrot Mee

A great Korean restaurant that has been advised by Korean friends living in Paris. The setting is…

2015_09_06_AstierdeVillatteShop0004
Refinement according to Astier de Villatte

Since its creation in 1996, the ceramics manufacturer Astier de Villatte is the ultimate incarnation of refinement…

10985559_10101965321536817_2077247002062806485_o
The Paris Popup at Nord Pinus

Every summer, the Nord-Pinus – a legendary hotel in Arles, in the South of France – hosts…

Caroline de Maigret at Mas de la Fouque
Le Mas de la Fouque

This hotel is a bit remote, located at Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer in the middle of the Camargue region. It…

Bouquet Pampa
Pampa Fleurs’ country charm

Pampa Fleurs is a group of girls who make country-style bouquets. It sometimes looks like they picked the flowers…

DSC_9895
An afternoon at Dalí’s

I’m not a particular fan of Dalí’s work, but I’m deeply intrigued by the artist himself. I…

Cap de Creus
An escape to
the Cap de Creus

An unmissable stroll, not far from Cadaqués. You feel like you’re right at the end of the…

18278185_1647918508570315_2758427368521594194_o
Balades sonores, a specialist’s record store

My go-to record store, located avenue Trudaine, not far from where I live. It’s run by an…

le dauphin
@le dauphin
An exceptional phô at the Dauphin

Inaki Aizpitarte, head chef of the Chateaubriand, has just added soups and broths to the lunch menu…

Stella_1711_2953
© Cafe Stella
Cafe Stella feels like Paris

I love coming here for drinks or to have dinner whenever I’m in Los Angeles. It’s chic,…