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The private library in La Réserve Paris is home to an impressive collection of books accessible only to guests of the hotel.

Take a look inside the best hotel in Europe, a boutique hotel in the heart of Paris with personal butlers, a hidden smoking room, and views of the Eif...

La Réserve Paris Hotel & Spa is the best hotel in Europe, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual list of top hotels. Here's a look inside.
The streets of Nice, France, are lined with colorful buildings.

12 places you should visit in France that aren’t Paris

Between the fairytale villages of Alsace and the beaches of Cannes and Nice, there's an ideal vacation spot for everyone.
Cognac experts now say the best way to drink it is from a "tulip" glass.

If you’re still drinking cognac out of a classic, balloon-shaped glass you’re doing it wrong, according to a Hennessy expert

A Cognac expert at the Hennessy distillery in France told me the best way to drink the spirit is no longer in a balloon-shaped glass.
I tried three kinds of Hennessy Cognac: VS, VSOP Privilege, and XO.

A Hennessy expert in France told me the best way to drink 3 different types of cognac, from mixing it in an absinthe-rinsed glass to adding cold water...

Younger cognacs, VS and VSOP, can be used in a variety of ways, including in cocktails. But the XO, or "Extra Old," should be drunk neat or with ice.

PHOTOS: Singapore’s Ascott just opened a luxurious serviced residence in a 1907 private home built by cognac distiller family Hennessy

There are a total of 70 rooms, and the cheapest comes at a nightly rate of around S$567.
A French Dassault Rafale flies above the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier.

France fires nuclear-capable missile in a rare show as Russia and the US feud over arms treaty

France fired a nuclear-capable missile from a fighter after the INF treaty that formed the cornerstone of European nuclear security collapsed.
Marie Antoinette was the queen of France just before the French Revolution.

The 10 greatest scandals caused by queens throughout history

These royals were not afraid to get their hands dirty in order to gain — or keep — power. Here are the 10 greatest scandals caused by queens.

The economic data from France is so bad that one analyst simply wrote ‘?!’ on the chart

The survey in question was the Insee services-confidence poll. It showed a cliff-edge drop in expectations from France's non-manufacturing companies.

A 23-year-old allegedly called a hoax bomb threat in to easyJet to avoid seeing his parents

The student from Rennes allegedly made an anonymous call into easyJet, causing flight EZY4319 on January 18 to turn around and return to Lyon.
Chris Brown at The Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, in October 2018

Chris Brown released after being arrested in Paris on suspicion of rape

French police sources, speaking to the Associated Press, said Brown was arrested in Paris on Monday after a woman filed a rape complaint against him.