Beach holidays Archive

What should I wear to impress the French sur la plage? | Hadley Freeman

I’m going on a beach holiday to France this week. What style of bathing suit should I wear to impress the chic French? Amanda, by email Ooh la la, la plage française – c’est si chic, n’est-ce pas? What on earth to wear to a setting celebrated by everyone from Manet to Colette to Karl Lagerfeld? This year, there is only one answer: a burkini. …