An unearthly sounding man called Elon Musk has delivered the world a 57-page document. It details the “Hyperloop”, a magnificent mode of transport to (...)

Romain Duris

You have to remind yourself that Romain Duris is closing in on 40 and that later today, he’ll return home to La Bastille to be with his actor p(...)

“I will never buy Chenonceau, even though, were there any justice in the world, it would be mine, all mine.” Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Carl Clancy’s route south from Chartres took him into the Loire Valley: the valley of the big, fat, lazy river, of impossibly beautiful small t(...)