Archives for December, 2009

What, you’re only welcome if you speak English? AND you’re a biker? Seen in Mesvres, France (Burgundy).

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The grace and beauty of window design in France never ceases to amaze me all year long. But with Christmas

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From the nytimes: NOTHING about Châteauneuf-du-Pape is sleek or polished. It’s a rough-and-tumble wine, sometimes ungainly and fierce, but just

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We’re getting ready to take off to spend the holidays in the U.S. so we’ve been frantically buying gifts and

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This little shop in Dijon wants you to know one thing and they’ve put it on their window loud and

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Sad news. Kiki the Parisian tortoise has died at age 146. News

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From the telegraph: The film, “La France change, ma région doit changer” (France is changing, my region should change) shows

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It’s old news and you’ve probably already heard that the infamous chain of malbouffe shrouded in arches of gold has

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