Editor and writer based in Paris –

Published articles

10 spa hotels in France to keep your energy levels up this winterRelais & Châteaux Instants Magazine, January 2019

6 reasons why you should check into the Selman Hotel in MarrakechForbes Lifestyle, January 2019

Into the wild: 5 chalets to book this winterRelais & Châteaux Instants Magazine, December 2018

Where to eat in Paris right now,Forbes Lifestyle, October 2018

The battle of the (lost) stars: in Paris, Taillevent and Lasserre get new chefs,Forbes, November 2018

Luxury insider: 4 scenic spa breaks less than an hour from Paris,Forbes, August 2018

Spiral love: the XYZ lounge in Ghent, Belgium,Wallpaper Magazine (print and online), August 2018

Why this luxury resort with its own luxury resort is worth travelling for,Forbes, August 2018

A moment with the man behind the red sole, Christian Louboutin,Mandarin Oriental Magazine, July 2018

Anne de Bretagne: a journey between land and sea, Relais & Châteaux Magazine, June 2018

A moment with Golden Globe actress Isabelle Huppert, Mandarin Oriental Magazine, May 2018

Where to have brunch in Paris: the best two spots for a five-star experience, Forbes Lifestyle, March 2018

A luxury weekend in Prague: putting the city’s best two hotels to the test, Forbes Lifestyle, March 2018

Hotel des Grands Boulevards, the latest brick in the Experimental empire, Wallpaper*, February 2018

The Parister Hotel, Paris, where fitness meets design, Wallpaper*, February 2018

Le Strato, Courchevel: a ski hotel with awe-inspiring views in the French Alps, Forbes Lifestyle, January 2017

Stepping inside the abyss of perception: Matière Noire, the Marseille group show by Gonzalo Borondo, Yatzer, January 2017

Marrakesh: the new Yves Saint Laurent museum – Relais & Châteaux Instants Magazine, November 2017

London chic with Parisian flair: the Hoxton comes to the French capital – Wallpaper Magazine, November 2017

Les Grands Verres: turning museum dining on its head – Wallpaper Magazine, November 2017

Tried & tested: the 7 restaurants everyone’s talking about this Fall – Forbes Lifestyle, October 2017

All about Yves, the new YSL Museum in Marrakech – Condé Nast Traveller UK Magazine (print only, 1 page), October 2017

Natural selection, Hotel National des Arts et Métiers – Wallpaper Magazine (print), September 2017

10 must-sees at Paris Design Week 2017 – CNN Style, September 2017

The memory lives on – two new Yves Saint Laurent museums to open – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2017

Catching up with funny man, Olivier Giraud of How to be Parisian in one hour – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2017

10 things you absolutely must have done in Paris – Luxos Magazine (print, 6 pages), September 2017

Veg is in vogue: top 3 vegetarian restaurants in Paris – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2017

The Arty souvenirs to bring back from Paris – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2017

A home away from home in Paris: Bienvenue Hotel – Wallpaper Magazine (print), August 2017

Paris’s first co-working hotel: Bob Hotel – Wallpaper Magazine, August 2017

Chateau de la Messardière, South of France: the most scenic hotel of Saint Tropez gets a new chef – Forbes, August 2017

Where to stay in France: the Domaine des Etangs, a fairytale hotel that exceeds all expectations – Forbes, July 2017

Herbivores’ paradise is a street known as ‘Veggietown’ – The New York Times (print), June 2017

The perfect Provence hideaway off the beaten track: Baumanière Hotel in the South of France – Forbes, May 2017

8 reasons to visit the Vieux-Lille in France – Eurostar’s Metropolitan Magazine (print & online), April 2017

Paris: the movers and shakers of 2017 – Luxos Magazine (print only), April 2017

Paris: New concept stores with craftsmanship at heart – Luxos Magazine (print only), April 2017

Cultural calendar: exhibitions to see in Paris this season – Luxos Magazine (print only), April 2017

A French family’s history, in ceramics – The Globe & Mail (print), March 2017

Why you should dine at Jean-François Piège’s Grand Restaurant on your next visit to Paris – Forbes, February 2017

Mirror, mirror on the wall: an interview with artist-designer Mathias Kiss – The Globe & Mail (print), February 2017

Wild things: 8 trends from the experts at Paris’s Maison & Objet design fair – The Globe & Mail (print), January 2017

In a bid to recover its lost stars, Paris’ oldest restaurant La Tour d’Argent brings in a new chef – Forbes, December 2016

 An interview with chef Nobu Matsuhisa at his new Royal Monceau Raffles restaurant in Paris – Forbes, December 2016

 Inside Barrière les Neiges, the newest hotel to open in Courchevel, France – Forbes, December 2016

Paris Photo takes us from French apartments to the wilds of Africa –, November 2016

An exotic new location for the Mama Shelter empire –, November 2016

HO36 hostel in Lyon –, November 2016

Are you paying attention? An interview with journalist and Wired Editor Rowland Manthorpe – The Pullman Magazine (print), November 2016

Everything you need to know about the coconut – Lux* Resorts Magazine (print only), November 2016

Beyond the bistro: Paris’ changing culinary scene – KLM Magazine/Holland Herald (10 pages, print), November 2016

An entrepreneurial spirit revives two Manchester neighbourhoods – The New York Times (print), October 2016

Design gains a foothold in a financial centre – The New York Times (print), October 2016

Where to stay in London: 6 boutique hotels where guests feel right at home – Forbes, October 2016

 Two must-try restaurants in Paris for a classic French regional experience – Forbes, October 2016

Zombies, mummies, vampires and voodoo: 5 off-the-radar things to do in Paris for Halloween 2016 – Forbes, October 2016

Michelin Guide 2017: new stars announced for UK and Ireland – Forbes, October 2016

Klay Saint Sauveur, Toro & Liautard breathe new life into the Klay Club’s restaurant –, October 2016

Bigger than ever, the 43rd edition of the FIAC explores utopias and displacement –, October 2016

The ultimate ‘parisienne’. An interview with photographer Silvia Galmot – Luxos Magazine (print only, 6 pages), September 2016

Relax and rejuvenate: best independent Parisian spas – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2016

Winter? What winter? Places in Paris where summer never ends – Luxos Magazine (print only, 6 pages), September 2016

Le Nolinski Hotel in Paris –, September 2016

Hotel de JoBo in Paris –, September 2016

James Rosenquist’s ‘fragments of reality’ ring alarm bells at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac in Pantin –, September 2016

Going East: a weekend exploring East London – The Holland Herald / KLM inflight magazine (print, 8 pages), September 2016

Surfacing: Bali’s Canggu – 5 places not to miss – The New York Times (print), August 2016

Radius: a taste of Avignon – Eurostar Metropolitan Magazine (print), July 2016

House Calls: into unchartered territory inside Parisians’ homes – Eurostar Metropolitan Magazine (print), July 2016

SNCF gives a green light to Paris’s art and music-based renewal projects – The Guardian (print), July 2016

Renaissance Paris République Hotel –, July 2016

Olafur Eliasson creates a deluge at Versailles –, June 2016

A new Paris hotel with Panache –, May 2016

Top 5: the best 3-Michelin-star dining experiences in Paris – Forbes, April 2016

Spotlight on Kamel Mennour. An interview with top Paris gallery owner – Luxos Magazine (print only, 6 pages), April 2016

Fresh flavours: the 6 young chefs to follow in Paris – Luxos Magazine (print only, 4 pages), April 2016

Changing expectations: best cuisine from around the world in Paris – Luxos Magazine (print only, 6 pages), April 2016

Off the beaten track in Provence – Luxos Magazine (print only), April 2016

Jurassic art: Huang Yong Ping’s ‘Empires’ at Monumenta Paris –, May 2016

Artist Huang Yong Ping unveils landscape of globalisation at Monumenta – Forbes, May 2016

Where to stay in Bali: 5 dream-inducing luxury hideaway – Forbes, May 2016

Where to eat in Paris’s Saint-Germain-des-Près: 5 new foodie hotspots shake things up – Forbes, May 2016

Light of Dawn’: Yoko Ono displaces time and convention with French retrospective  –, March 2016

Canard et Champagne restaurant, Paris –, March 2016

Hotel de Lille, Paris –, February 2016

The story behind the Michelin stars: an interview with Alain Ducasse – Forbes, February 2016

Michelin Guide 2016: new starts for France’s restaurants revealed today – Forbes, February 2016

Secret Paris: Hotel Particulier Montmartre – Forbes, February 2016

Hotel Providence, Paris –, December 2015

Shepard Fairey calls for unity with street art installation at Eiffel Tower –, November 2015

Street artist Shepard Fairey talks about his artwork for the Eiffel Tower During COP21, Paris, Forbes, October 2015

A luxury hotel to open at France’s iconic Chateau de Versailles – Forbes, October 2015

Courchevel: a flight of French fancy – Kensington & Chelsea Magazine (print only, 6 pages), October 2015

Thailand Hotel Guide: The Top 9 Places to Stay from North to South– Forbes Life, October 2015

Battle of the spas: which of Paris’ 8 palace hotels tops our list? – Forbes, October 2015

Paris’s 50 shades of green – Luxos Magazine Paris (print), September 2015

Scent secrets: an interview with perfume journalist Denyse Beaulieu – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2015

Paris winter wine bars – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2015

Be seen: Parisian fashion hotspots – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2015

Hotel Bachaumont, Paris – Wallpaper Magazine, July 2015

The master of Japan’s ancient tattoo tradition – BBC Travel, June 2015

Castle rock: fairytale France and France’s Michelin-star restaurant trail – Elle Magazine (print), June 2015

Anish Kapoor’s latest exhibition invites the sublime to the Palace of Versailles –, June 2015

East London Goes Bohemian-Chic, but Stays Quirky – The New York Times (print), May 2015

Anish Kapoor on his controversial new exhibition at the Chateau de Versailles – Forbes, May 2015

Insider: art collective YARAT inaugurates its first permanent art centre in Baku, Azerbaijan, Forbes, May 2015

 It’s a woman’s world, interview with Dorothée Meilichzon, Luxos Magazine Paris (print, 4 pages), April 2015

Les Bains, Paris – Wallpaper Magazine, (print), May 2015

Grand Pigalle Hotel, Paris – Wallpaper Magazine, April 2015

Hotel Henriette, Paris –, Travel Directory, April 2015

Paris’s legendary Les Bains returns as a luxury hotel inside a nightclub –, April 2015

Goloboy Riad, Marrakech –, Travel Directory, March 2015

Divine inspiration: cutting-edge religious architecture around the world –, Architecture, March 2015

A work of art: Saint Paul de Vence, French Riviera Kensington & Chelsea Magazine (print only, 4 pages), March 2015

Paris vs. London: plate spinning with Iñaki Aizpitarte – Condé Nast Traveller Magazine (print), March 2015

Subterranean secrets: Champignons de Paris – France Today Magazine (print, 5 pages), February 2015

Le Cinq Codet Hotel, Paris –, Travel Directory, November 2014

In Taiwan, a quest to reach Sun Moon Lake – BBC Travel, November 2014

Browsing boutiques in a creative corner of Phnom Penh – The New York Times (print), October 2014

Return to the sea: Motoi Yamamoto creates saltworks in Paris – Yatzer, October 2014

Paris art scene: when luxury fashion brands open museums – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2014

Terroir treasures: the luxury food stores that are all the rave in Paris – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2014

Parisian home chic: the design stores to visit in the city – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2014

Winter warmers: best 6 spas – Luxos Magazine (print only), September 2014

The Petite Ceinture: the battle over Paris’ abandoned railway – The Guardian (print), September 2014

Djerbahood: in Tunisia, something tactile in ‘the island of dreams’ – The New York Times (print), August 2014

6 signs of a very, very good spa – Condé Nast Traveler,  July 2014

Piscine Molitor, the renaissance of an Art Deco masterpiece – The Guardian (print), May 2014

Exploring the best of both worlds in Cambodia – Kensington & Chelsea Magazine (print only), May 2014

Restaurant review: Miss Ko, Paris – High Life Magazine, May 2014

Handmade: celebrating the contemporary makers breathing life back into traditional practicesWeHeart, May 2014

Paris insider: summer strolling – best pars and gardens – Luxos Magazine (print only), April 2014

Along the Aegean a Turkish town sees a revival – The New York Times (print), March 2014

A Parisian restauranteur’s secret to success – Forbes Travel Guide, March 2014

Dominican Republic, the lodges Robinson Crusoe would love – BBC Travel, March 2014

Paris: living in a storage cupboard has never been so expensive – The Guardian, March 2014

Paris: living in a storage cupboard has never been so expensive,

52 places to go in 2014, The New York Times (print), January 2014

Spending two perfect days in Istanbul – Forbes Travel Guide, January 2014

Pimp my favela: how art can improve living conditions in Rio’s slumsThe HuffPost blog, December 2013

Paris’s latest food obsession – Forbes Travel Guide, December 2013

A countryside escape in England’s Cotswolds– Forbes Travel Guide, December 2013

A champagne fairytale less than an hour from Paris – Forbes Travel Guide, November 2013

Introducing Paris’s newest hotspot, Le Perchoir – High Life Magazine, September 2013

Soap saves lives: cleaning up, one hotel at a time The HuffPost blog, July 2013

Lucien Hervé: Le Corbusier in India, Yatzer, May 2013

The rise of hip hotel group Mama Shelter – High Life Magazine (print), May 2013

Marcel Breuer: Design & Architecture – Yatzer, April 2013

Anticipating irresponsible tourism: has Myanmar got it right? – The Huffington Post blog, January 2013

Will video replace online editorial travel content? – The HuffPost blog, October 2012

‘Charlie Hebdo’ Exposes Extremist Muslims on Breivik’s Path to JusticeThe HuffPost blog, September 2012

Check in, Check out: Mama Shelter Marseille – The New York Times (print), August 2012

Shop by shop Paris reclaims Bagnolet – New York Times (print), May 2012

Hugging the Seine: fashion, design restaurants and clubs– The New York Times (print), May 2012

In Paris, honoring the ‘God of Manga’ in dance, The New York Times (print), May 2012

British Airways’ menus try for a retro feelThe New York Times (print), April 2012

Qatar’s royal patronage of the arts, glittering but empty, The International Herald Tribune/The New York Times (print), February 2012

Do the posters for Dujardin’s next film underline the need for a stricter advertising policy in France?The HuffPost blog, February 2012

In London, a pop-up that’s not a pop-up, The New York Times, (print), January 2012

How far should we go in sacrificing our heritage for 21st century enterprise?The Huffpost post blog, January 2012

Will Boris Island hit us for six?The HuffPost blog, January 2012

French music label spawns 2-day festival, The New York Times, December 2011

A new London shop specilising in vintage, New York Times (print), August 2011

Murakami’s Creations Invade Versailles, The New York Times, (print), September 2010

When Hendrix met Handel at a London flat, The New York Times, (print), August 2010




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