Books in Paris


With some 3km of forest-green boxes lining the Seine – containing over 300,000 secondhand (and often out-of-print) books, rare magazines, postcards and old advertising posters – Paris' bouquinistes, or used-book sel…
Truffle Market in The Dordogne

Marché aux Truffes de St-Alvère

Leading local chefs head 35km south of Périgueux to St-Alvère’s marché aux truffes where top harvests fetch as much as €1000 a kilogram, a bargain by retail standards.