"Bistronomie" is the idea of bringing French haute cuisine to a wide range of palates, with top-quality but affordable food served in a relaxed bistro atmosphere. Created thirteen years ago, the concept has proved highly popular ever since.
Thailand's leader has survived street demonstrations, discontent in the army and a grilling in the media; but a cooking programme may have caused his downfall. With the ruling party vowing to re-elect him, the crisis is far from over.
Renowned chef Thierry Marx draws his inspiration from a blend of tradition and innovation. In his restaurant, located 50 kilometers outside the coastal city of Bordeaux, Marx takes simple ingredients and strives to "give them another life."