The tiny bookstore store on Paris’s Left Bank has hosted some of literature’s most revered figures
It will come as a kick in the teeth to the women who were forced out of their clothes across beaches by armed police in France this summer that a nudist park in Paris has been approved, because the rights of those who would rather eschew their clothes must be respected. The hypocrisy is absurd
'A journey through unconscious childhood memories of Dizzy Gillespie's sax, Paul Simon's Graceland album, and my mom singing me a French song by Charles Aznavour'
The location is expected to be ‘near a lake, in a regulated setting with no threat to public order’
For all the popularity Lisbon has amassed over the past few years as a sought-after travel destination, Porto is still overlooked. But it shouldn’t be: Portugal’s “second city” is the country’s real standard setter when it comes to design, thanks to its heritage as a manufacturing hub through most of the 19th and 20th centuries. Now it’s gaining traction as a shopping mecca, too, filled with locally made items by emerging designers who can’t be found elsewhere.
Simon Calder visits Eurostar's London training base to learn from the professionals
‘If people were afraid, that’s their problem,’ says alleged hoaxer
The victim was allegedly lured on a 'date' via Facebook
Police suspect the teenager of plotting 'in response to calls from Syria to attack France'
'There will be new attacks, there will be innocent victims,' leader says
Ornella G is thought to be part of a 'terrorist commando of young women' aligned with Isis
The French capital is on just about everyone's must-visit list, but not many people know a holiday here can be très cheap. Simon Calder shares his secrets for a bon time on a budget
Police arrest man and woman ‘known to security services’
Two camps to be constructed: one for men and the other for women and children
'I don’t think anyone should tell women what they can and can’t wear. Full stop'
France’s tourism industry has dipped sharply since 130 people were killed in Paris in November