Jean Servais Somian turned to art in times of hardship — and now he’s thriving.
Words by Alexandre Stipanovich, illustration by Ahonen & Lamberg
The musician on liquid eyeliner, her favorite yarn store, and the ultimate Parisian escape.
words by Beth Ditto
The film director on the Italian town of Bernalda, his favorite gifts, and the store he wants to take home.
words by Francis Ford Coppola
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Franka Holtmann is the steward of Parisian history at the famed Le Meurice hotel.
Words by Nina Renata Aron, Photography by Matthieu Salvaing
A Parisian’s guide to the best hotels, restaurants, and out-of-the-way shopping spots that the city has to offer.
Words by Christopher Niquet
From a special object to a delicious meal, a captivating place to an unforgettable experience — a few things delighting our Departures editors this month.
WORDS BY SKYE PARROTT, T. COLE RACHEL, NINA RENATA ARON, SOPHIE MANCINI, Annette Lamothe-Ramos, and ELISSA POLLS; ILLUSTRATION BY JESS ROTTER
Vienna’s Hotel Motto offers a potent dose of Parisian romance.
Words by Christopher Bollen, Photography by Natasha Stanglmayr
Amaury Bouhours, the 33-year-old chef at the helm of Le Meurice in Paris, combines tradition and innovation.
words by Hannah Seligson, photography by marion berrin
Owner Telsha Anderson of t.a. New York shares the European cities that shaped her.
Words by Telsha Anderson, Illustration by Hisham Akira Bharoocha
Pastry chef and author Caroline Schiff explains how tiny green French plums changed her life.
Words by Caroline Schiff, Illustration by Joanna Neborsky
Artistic director Cordelia de Castellane’s dreamy retreat.
Retail maestro Ramdane Touhami orchestrates experiences defined by breathtaking beauty and exacting service.
Words by Polina Aronova-Cahn, Photography by Iris Humm
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