Plaza Athenee

Famous French chef Alain Ducasse moves from the Plaza Athenee Paris and takes over Yannick Alleno’s Le Meurice in Paris

Halfway across the world from Paris, living a Travelife, it was with great interest that I learned that the historic Hotel Le Meurice, the first palace hotel in Paris and one of my favorites, has invited Alain Ducasse to take over the management of its kitchens. I think this will be synchronized with the temporary closure …

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Lunch at the beautiful Dali Restaurant of the historical Le Meurice hotel in Paris

The Dali restaurant of Le Meurice is thequintessential haunt of Parisian powerbrokers, artists and creatives In Paris last week, living a never-ending Travelife, I booked a lunch for us at the very famous Dali restaurant of the historic Le Meurice hotel, which is just opposite the Louvre Museum. Or, more accurately, it’s exactly opposite the …

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A wonderful lunch at Le Relais of the Plaza Athenee in Paris

Today in Paris, living a Travelife, we headed to the iconic Plaza Athenee along the Avenue Montaigne in one of Paris’ most posh districts, for lunch. The Michelin-starred Alain Ducasse restaurant, which is the flagship fine dining restaurant of the Plaza Athenee, was closed for lunch. But this was okay as I actually wanted to eat …

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