Archives for November, 2009

From the nyt: A marvelous painting of a gourmand at his table hangs in the Musée Carnavalet in Paris —

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I think I’ve lived too long in France because when I saw this ad booklet from a supermarket chain, everything

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Some people seem to have a need to know what it’s like to live like a hamster, and if you’re

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Pack up your car with your friends and family to spend some time in England. For their 15th anniversary, Eurotunnel

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If for any reason you go to the St. Jean restaurant in the cité médiévale of Carcassonne, it should be

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From the cult of mac: Apple today opened the first of a series of stores planned for Paris. The first,

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Order your Thanksgiving dinner and have it made for you, so you don’t have to try to fit a turkey

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Couple Embracing

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