France

By Tempus | 07 Sep 2020

The top six wine destinations around the world designed for exploration

As travellers tentatively begin to plan next year’s Spring escapes, we round up the most delectable destinations for wine lovers to explore. Whether you’re tasting your through the French ... Read More

By Tempus | 25 Aug 2020

11 of the best cycling routes in the world to celebrate the Tour de France

The Tour de France cycling race, which kicks off on 29 August 2020, coincides with a heightened interest in cycling worldwide. In recent months, changing consumer habits have driven muc... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Aug 2020

Rolls-Royce’s colour and trim designer shares the secrets of elegant automotive interiors

Often, when we review a car, our focus is on the speed, performance and exterior look. But, according to Sina Eggl, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars colour and trim designer, the interior of a luxury ... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Aug 2020

Four very stylish ways to spend a windfall

Coming into a surprise sum and not knowing how to spend it is a nice problem to have. Of course, for many of us it wouldn’t be an issue at all because we’d have a very clear idea about exa... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Jul 2020

Terre Blanche’s chief concierge reveals a “haven of peace” with his authentic Provençal experiences

In this exclusive online series, Tempus speaks to hospitality experts from around the world to find out their top tips – and unique advice – to get the most out of the destinatio... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Jul 2020

We celebrate the best fine dining restaurants welcoming guests back now

The UK is easing lockdown restrictions from Saturday 4 July, allowing hotels, pubs and restaurants to begin serving guests where they – and venue staff – are safe to do so. ... Read More

14 Jul 2020

What makes the Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe such a luxurious day?

Horse racing fans travel all around the world to the leading meetings as not only do they love the sport they follow, it is also a great social occasion for many of them. If it’s a luxurious tri... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Jun 2020

Hôtel Byblos’ GM Christophe Chauvin reveals his favourite hidden secrets of Saint-Tropez

In this exclusive online series, Tempus speaks to hospitality experts from around the world to find out their top tips – and unique advice – to get the most out of the destinatio... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 12 Jun 2020

The art of isolation: we speak to the artists and galleries finding ways to bring great works into our homes

Pablo Picasso once said the role of art is to “wash away from the soul the dust of everyday life”. The Spanish painter, sculptor and changemaker was born in Malaga in 1881, raise... Read More

By Tempus | 15 May 2020

The perfect whisky-based cocktails to celebrate World Whisky Day

As whisky aficionados raise a dram or two to celebrate World Whisky Day this Saturday 16th May, it’s also the perfect time to acknowledge the versatility of this popular luxury beverage. These c... Read More

By Tempus | 13 May 2020

These historic listed houses are the ideal Autumn getaway for supporters of the National Trust

As presenter Alan Titchmarsh currently explores the hearts of Britain’s historic homes with the Secrets of the National Trust on Channel 5, the National Trust has shared the ... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 05 May 2020

Interview: Heston Blumenthal talks 25 years of groundbreaking gastronomy

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  Snail porridge, meat fruit and savoury ice cream… bold dishes like these have defined the extraordinary impact The Fa... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 07 Apr 2020

The rise of Ferrari: Tempus takes a look behind the legend

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  When the hammer fell on lot #247 at the prestigious Monterey Classic Car Auction in California on Saturday 25 August 2018, motori... Read More

By Tempus | 11 Mar 2020

The surprising stories behind some of Champagne's best known houses

POP THE CORK As the Champagne region redefines its approach to tourism, Tempus explores the most surprising – and romantic – stories of some of the area's most historic champagne ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 11 Mar 2020

These amazing private members' homes are almost impossible to source

There are certain holiday properties that are only rented out to specially vetted guests, by some equally select individuals. People like Alexander Kraft, chairman and CEO of luxury real estate organi... Read More

09 Mar 2020

Is there a better place to be a professional rugby player than the South of France?

It’s safe to say that some places in the world offer professional athletes more culture and cuisine than others. Often, sportsmen go where the money takes them and that could be to the rain of M... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Feb 2020

Belle surprise: how Champagne has become this year's most surprising emerging destination

Located just an hour from Paris, the once-royal region of Champagne is synonymous with a sparkling wine so internationally important, no celebration would be complete without a glass. Legend says it w... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 08 Jan 2020

These luxury countryside destinations are bringing the best of active holidays closer to home

IN THE COUNTRY When we think of luxury travel, too often we look to far-flung destinations for our adventures. While jungle trails and mountain hikes are milestones for every traveller, sometimes ther... Read More