Le Meurice Hotel

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The history of Le Meurice hotel is a long and illustrious one. It began in 1771 in Calais, where upper-class British travellers on their way to Paris would arrive after crossing the Straits of Dover. There, an enterprising regional postmaster, Charles-Augustin Meurice (1739-1820), welcomed them to French shores, putting them up in his Calais coaching... Read more »

Le Cinq

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When you get to a certain age and you have learnt the harsh truth that Father Christmas does not exist, it becomes difficult to know what you want for Christmas and who to ask? Christmas holds less wonder as you get older, no more sneaking about to catch a glimpse at the red suited hero of your... Read more »