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Caroline de Maigret’s best picks in town

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Dim Sum with a view at Duddell’s

Duddell’s, located in Central, the business district, is said to be one of the best restaurants in Hong Kong….

Organic and local at Chardon

I’m preparing my next trip to Arles this summer: I’ll be there in July for the Madame Figaro photo…

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The refined brutalism of Cam

At Cam, a new spot in the 3rd arrondissement of Paris, the interior design is left quite…

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Seaside views at Casa Nun

Cadaqués is a bit like the Spanish version of 1960’s Saint-Tropez. It’s a historical village – nowadays it’s part…

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Above water at Cicciotto

The last time I was in Naples, I had lunch at Cicciotto, a trattoria perched on top of…

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A taste of yesterday at the Bouillon Pigalle

In the 19th century, Paris used to have hundreds of “bouillons”, the typically Parisian brasseries: they are…

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A Belle Époque vibe in Biarritz

A great spot to enjoy Biarritz, its ocean views and its 1920’s charm. This beautiful Empire-style hotel,…

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The Upper House, a chic retreat in Hong Kong

The Upper House is one of my favourite spots in Hong Kong. The hotel is chic, without…

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The refinement of Dersou

Dersou is a hidden treasure, tucked away in the Bastille area. Be warned, you’ll need to deserve…

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O Capitaine,
my captain

Capitaine is the new spot opened by Tatiana Levha (head chef of the Servan) in the Marais. In…

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in Hong Kong

Kowloon, in front of the Hong Kong island, has a real Chinatown vibe. In the area of Lo Wai,…

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Dim Sum story

In Soho, Hong Kong, right next to the Mademoiselle Privé exhibition, you can stop for delicious dim sum at Sohofama….