Cordes-sur-Ciel: So Astonishing They Named It Twice

Is it possible to describe the awe-inspiring awesomeness of Cordes-sur-Ciel in less than 500 words? No. But James Harrington has a damn good try…


Was a suffragette’s sacrifice a waste of effort if all womankind gets is Marine Le Pen?

On Sunday, March 23, as voting in the first round of local elections got under way in France (where I made my home five years ago), I perched my laptop on my knee so my eight-year-old daughter could watch what I think is one of history’s most important films. It was brief, grainy, heart-stopping footage […]