Pursuitist Epicurean: Ian Blackburn, Wine Guru

Top 10 Wines To Give (And To Keep)Move over, vodka , rum, and beer.  Wine is now the world’s number-one most popular alcoholic beverage. … [Read More]

The Chic New Hilton Paris Opera Opens to Rave Reviews

The Chic New Hilton Paris Opera Opens to Rave Reviews

Guests are singing the praises of the new Hilton Paris Opera, which officially debuted this week, revealing a chic and contemporary new look following the… [Read More]

Le Bristol in Paris Named World’s Best Hotel

Le Bristol in Paris Named World’s Best Hotel

In the eyes of discerning international clients, Paris seems to be home to some of the most popular luxury hotels on the planet. In the… [Read More]

La Grande Maison, A Hotel-Restaurant By Bernard Magrez And Joël Robuchon

La Grande Maison, A Hotel-Restaurant By Bernard Magrez And Joël Robuchon

A French chef and restaurateur and a French wine magnate have joined hands to open a new hotel and restaurant in the scenic port city… [Read More]

Review: Pursuitist Visits the Anova Hotel & Spa in Montgenevre, France in the French Alps

Review: Pursuitist Visits the Anova Hotel & Spa in Montgenevre, France in the French Alps

The Anova Hotel & Spa in Montgenevre, France is a modern boutique ski-in and ski-out hotel in the French Alps. Pursuitist recently visited the property… [Read More]

Katsushika Hokusai’s "The Great Wave off Kanagawa" at Le Grand Palais

Katsushika Hokusai’s “The Great Wave off Kanagawa” at Le Grand Palais

Katsushika Hokusai’s ‘The Great Wave off Kanagawa’ is one of 500 of the painter’s works currently on display at the Grand Palais, Paris.The Japanese… [Read More]

A Visit to Louis XIII’s Maison and Cognac Cellars

A Visit to Louis XIII’s Maison and Cognac Cellars

The Pursuitist was invited to visit Louis XIII’s Maison in Cognac, France — and the cognac cellars at Le Domaine Rémy Martin. Only in this… [Read More]

Gourmet Dining At The Vanoise Express Cable Car

Gourmet Dining At The Vanoise Express Cable Car

At the Paradiski ski area in France’s Tarentaise region, 40 lucky vacationers will get a chance to dine 1,250 feet above the ground. A one-time… [Read More]

Burberry and Printemps Promise A Magical Christmas

Burberry and Printemps Promise A Magical Christmas

Burberry is creating a special seasonal collaboration with French department store Printemps for the holidays on the theme of ‘Noel Voyage Magique’ (‘magical Christmas journey’)… [Read More]

Patrick Gilles And Dorothée Boissier Open The Chess Hotel In Paris

Patrick Gilles And Dorothée Boissier Open The Chess Hotel In Paris

The Chess is the name chosen by interior designers Patrick Gilles and Dorothée Boissier for their first hotel, which opened quietly in the French capital… [Read More]