Archives for May, 2010

The brasserie, La Rotonde, is one of our regular stops when we’re in Paris. It’s been around since 1910 and

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I couldn’t resist posting this hilarious video. (Click on the image to watch the video.) From gawker: Carla Bruni Asks

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Vitré (Brittany, Ille-et-Vilaine) is the most well-preserved medieval village I’ve seen in France with its narrow streets of cobblestone, surrounding

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If for one reason you come into Maison Larnicol, the brainchild of Master Chocolatier and MOF, Georges Larnicol, it’s to

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You’ve seen the bright, double-decker, in-your-face Paris tour bus navigating the windy streets and massive roundabouts of Paris scooting around

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I wonder if growups will want to stay in these Barbie rooms. I don’t want to think about that. From

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The success of Restaurant Week in cities like New York, Dublin, Lisbonne, Madrid, London, Miami and Los Angeles has inspired

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French TV channel, M6, recently preempted a documentary exposing McDonald’s unhygienic practices, but it’s available (for the moment) to watch

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