Scottish mother’s shock when her ‘dead’ son turns up alive in hospital in France

The last Joyce Curtis heard from her son Nicholas, he was hitchhiking through France and Spain. Photo / 123rf A mother who assumed her son was dead after he went missing more than a decade ago has shared her surprise to discover he is alive and well. Joyce Curtis believed her son Nicholas had passed … Read more

Meet the Designer of the Fanciful Metro Tickets for the Paris Metro | at the smithsonian

Susan Gardiner Museum correspondent the french architect Hector Guimard was a pioneer in Art nouveau design—and in the art of marketing. In 1903, Guimard published a series of hand-colored drawings. postcards to publicize his work. Anointing himself an “architect of art”, he had each card adorned with the slogans The Guimard style Y Hector Guimard, … Read more

JetBlue has 100 destinations, including Paris and London

FILE – In this Sept. 21, 2018 file photo, a plane passes the American flag in Washington. … [+] JetBlue plans to join bigger rivals in offering flights between the US and Europe, starting with London in 2021. The move has long been rumored, but the CEO says JetBlue has had to wait for a … Read more

France fans savor ‘brilliant’ World Cup win over England

French fans on both sides of the Channel roared with joy and launched dance moves after their team’s dramatic World Cup quarter-final victory over old rivals England in Qatar on Saturday. At The Frog and Roast Beef, a packed English-themed pub in Paris whose windows were festooned with flags and St. George’s tricolors, the predominantly … Read more

Intercontinental Paris | Modern luxury in Paris, France

the InterContinental Paris it is located in the 9th arrondissement, the heart of the city. It is opposite the Opera Garnier and is a few steps from the flagship stores of the most internationally appreciated department stores in Paris (Galleries Lafayette Haussmann; Printemps Haussmann). Sandwiched between the hotel and the Opera House, Place de L’Opera … Read more

Alice Diop de Saint Omer is pushing the boundaries of global cinema

get complete details of Alice Diop de Saint Omer is pushing the boundaries of global cinema from here, checkout more details. The other day, while researching his next movie, alice diop he stumbled across a dark piece of his nation’s past. During a brutal period of French colonization in the 1930s, a law forbidden colonized … Read more

The Best Hotels For A Holiday In Paris

Christmas, “the most beautiful time of the year”, is just around the corner. For those who like to spend their holidays abroad, the city of lights shines with its Christmas decorations. From the iconic Champs Elysées avenue to the legendary Place Vendome square or the elegant St Germain des Prés, Paris is always a good … Read more

Jules Rimet’s other great idea (which turned out very different from the World Cup)

Somewhere at the Stade Bauer, they have a painting by Jules Rimet. No one is really sure where they are right now. Home to third division club Red Star in northern Paris, the stadium is undergoing a near-complete rebuild and the grandstand where the box used to be was recently torn down. The storage of … Read more

Jules Rimet’s other great idea (which turned out very different from the World Cup)

Somewhere at the Stade Bauer, they have a painting by Jules Rimet. No one is really sure where they are right now. Home to third division club Red Star in northern Paris, the stadium is undergoing a near-complete rebuild and the grandstand where the box used to be was recently torn down. The storage of … Read more

France claims its ‘right to be lazy’ – The Irish Times

France is experiencing “an epidemic of laziness”, says an in-depth study published by the center-left Fondation Jean Jaurès with the Ifop polling institute this month. Sigmund Freud said that the two most important things in life are to love and to work. If France seems to have lost its way, perhaps it is because labor … Read more

The streets of France resonate with the sound of work horses

The clip-clop of hooves marked the start of morning rubbish collection in the Breton town of Hennebont, as Dispar, a Breton draft horse, pulled a small cart towards the rubbish bins on a central street. “This job is much more enjoyable with an animal,” said Julien, 38, who usually worked emptying bins on a motorized … Read more

Qatar 2022: Cycling from Paris to Doha to watch the World Cup

Doha, Qatar CNN — Travel to see your team play at the World Cup it took a bit longer than usual for two French fans. Mehdi Balamissa and Gabriel Martin decided the best way to travel from France to Qatar I was on two wheels. The friends spent three months traveling 7,000 kilometers (approximately 4,350 … Read more

Travel Bug: PDN’s Rocky Coloma Rum Takes Over Paris, France | Lifestyle

Ron Rocky Coloma of PDN traveled to Paris, France, and took an evening cruise on the Seine River, where he enjoyed wonderful views of Paris’s famous sights, such as the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre. Rum Rocky Coloma/PDN Editor’s note: PDN’s Ron Rocky Coloma traveled to Paris, France to spend some time in “the city … Read more