The Lot is a part of France that has not yet been 'discovered'. This is rural France at its best.
Local transport in villages is geared to the needs of locals rather than visitors.
Bordeaux is more about soaking up ambience than specific sights, and needn't cost a centime.
Guy Wilkinson finds the fare of central France is far from middling.
The French capital is a pastel box of colourful and inspiring shops, ranging from century-old family-run haberdashery to shiny new homewares store. The problem can be: where to start? In this edited extract from Paris Style Guide by Elodie Rambaud (Murdoch Books, $39.99), Paris stylist and fashion and design insider Rambaud reveals 20 beautiful shops that are the epitome of French chic.
Sailing along the sunny coastlines of Spain and southern France, Kristie Kellahan learns to go with the flow of life at sea.
You may be a foodie at home, but here's how to be an expert eater when you're overseas too.
One runway runs across a busy road, another through a golf course. Take a look at some of the world's strangest airports.