Paris

Paris's one-ingredient restaurants

Paris's one-ingredient restaurants

The French capital has a new wave of eateries where one ingredient or signature dish is the hero
Louvre showcases antiquities as Palmyra is destroyed

Louvre showcases antiquities as Palmyra is destroyed

Christiane Amanpour talks to Irina Bokova, head of UNESCO, at the world-famous Paris museum
Meet Helene Darroze, world's best female chef

Meet Helene Darroze, world's best female chef

The famed French chef talks success, her Disney character and what it's really like to be the only woman in the kitchen
Next stop Paris: Secrets of France's greatest stations

Next stop Paris: Secrets of France's greatest stations

Travel's romantic spirit lives on in the French capital's grandest railway terminals
France's most beautiful destinations

France's most beautiful destinations

There's a reason why nearly 85 million travelers a year vote with their passports to make this country the world's most popular destination.
City of the dead: The hidden treasures of Paris cemeteries

City of the dead: The hidden treasures of Paris cemeteries

Pop stars, writers, philosophers and a monkey named Kiki add to French capital’s fascinating graveyard landscape
Courtney Love rages at violent anti-Uber protest in Paris

Courtney Love rages at violent anti-Uber protest in Paris

Angry French taxi drivers disrupt traffic and slow access to airports near Paris to protest the U.S. online ride service UberPOP
787 Dreamliner has eyepopping rehearsal for Paris Air Show

787 Dreamliner has eyepopping rehearsal for Paris Air Show

An amazing video released by Boeing shows the plane performing some impressive banks and ascents
10 most popular cities for travelers in 2015

10 most popular cities for travelers in 2015

Asia dominates the latest MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index but the world's favorite city is still in Europe
Paris ends relationship with 'love locks'

Paris ends relationship with 'love locks'

City of romance starts removing padlocks from the Pont des Arts bridge in an attempt to end damaging tourist tradition
Show goes on as defiant Paris opens glitzy new Philharmonic

Show goes on as defiant Paris opens glitzy new Philharmonic

Just days after deadly attacks, French capital remembers victims at opening of prestigious new music venue
17 mind-melting street-art illusions

17 mind-melting street-art illusions

Street art across the globe brings life to dull concrete walls. But few artists do it like this
15 of the world's most spectacular fountains

15 of the world's most spectacular fountains

People never cease to find amazing ways to make water more incredible than it already is. Here are some powerful examples
Paris hotels fight for '5-star palace' rating

Paris hotels fight for '5-star palace' rating

Investors pour millions into revamping French capital's most luxurious hotels
Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Starchitect Frank Gehry designed the $130 million building that will be home for the company's public and private art collections
Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Frank Gehry-designed building houses contemporary art collection controversially funded by luxury goods brand
Eiffel Tower gets dizzying new glass floor

Eiffel Tower gets dizzying new glass floor

Mayor of Paris says 125-year-old landmark's new attraction will prove to critics the city still has some magic
Disney bails out its European theme park

Disney bails out its European theme park

Europe's top tourist attraction is a dream turned nightmare for Disney and other investors
Paris hotels trial ‘honesty rates’: What would you pay for a stay?

Paris hotels trial ‘honesty rates’: What would you pay for a stay?

Hotelier says ‘trust contract’ will empower guests and provide valuable feedback
France admits it needs to be friendlier to visitors

France admits it needs to be friendlier to visitors

Ministers say travel sector must work harder to safeguard much-needed tourist dollars
Paris extends Velib bike hire program to kids

Paris extends Velib bike hire program to kids

City’s mayor launches junior version of much-imitated rental project with cycles for children as young as two
Machu Picchu named 'world's top landmark' by TripAdvisor

Machu Picchu named 'world's top landmark' by TripAdvisor

The travel website's users name top landmarks and parks around the world ... many choices will raise eyebrows
Paris colors-- one photographer's multi-hued take on the city

Paris colors-- one photographer's multi-hued take on the city

Nichole Robertson roams the French capital capturing its browns, yellows, blues and more, for a blog and book
Parisians seek split from love locks

Parisians seek split from love locks

Campaigners in city of romance say padlocks on bridges are a buzz kill
Eiffel Tower turns 125 years

Eiffel Tower turns 125 years

The Parisian landmark was inaugurated on March 31, 1889 and was the tallest monument in the world for 41 years, until New York's Chrysler Building opened
Do anti-pollution car bans actually work?

Do anti-pollution car bans actually work?

After record pollution levels, Paris has made public transport free and partially banned cars. But do these measures ever succeed long-term?
Underwater wonder: Surreal sunken art in the Maldives

Underwater wonder: Surreal sunken art in the Maldives

Submerged fantasy exhibit from Viennese artist Andreas Franke draws on "Sleeping Beauty" and "Little Red Riding Hood"