Skip to main content

Hello. It looks like you’re using an ad blocker that may prevent our website from working properly. To receive the best experience possible, please make sure any ad blockers are switched off, or add to your trusted sites, and refresh the page.

If you have any questions or need help you can email us.

Deborah Nash

The city of life

The art that brought Paris back from the dead

Read the full article

Treasures of the Seine

An exhibition of 150 objects found in the river opens at the Archaeological Crypt on Île de la Cité, Paris

Read the full article

Surfing with the no-beach boys of Munich

The Eisbach river offers the city’s residents an eccentric gift: a surfing wave in landlocked Bavaria

Read the full article

Coco Chanel, the revolutionary of women’s fashion

“My life didn’t please me, so, I created my life,” she once said, and it was with scissors that she did so

Read the full article

Up all night at the Avignon theatre festival

This year’s Festival d’Avignon – a celebration of song, music and dance – kicked off with a rebellion against Brexit

Read the full article

Pearls and wisdom: a record of a trade long forgotten

In small town in northern France, the art of producing beautiful objects from shells is being kept alive

Read the full article

A bigger bang: harnessing the transformative power of theatre

For over half a century, a Parisian company based in an old munitions factory has been delivering explosive theatre

Read the full article