There are plenty of articles telling you what to do, where to go, and what to buy for Valentine’s Day in Paris. But do you really need help finding something romantic to do in the City of Love? If you’re really in love with each other, then all you need is a good setting for strolling hand-in-hand, a decent bed for the night, and tasty food and wine to keep you fueled in between.
Paris is one of those cities that’s popular year-round, and arguably most popular during the summer (despite the fact that it can get roastingly hot and it feels like every other tourist on the planet is in the city with you). But savvy travelers know that by shifting their trip plans by just a couple months they can experience a city that’s far less crowded, much less sticky-hot, and no less beautiful or charming.
French women not only earn less than men doing the same job but also considerably less if they are married or living with their male partners.
A study by France’s national statistics institute Insee found that three quarters of the country’s women who had a revenue and were in a relationship earned an average of 42% less than their husbands or boyfriends.
The good news, at least for people who don’t speak French: You’ll hear lots of English in France. The bad news: You won’t understand it.
It looks like English. It sounds like English. Some of it really is English. But it doesn’t mean what you’d expect it to mean.
If Anglophones love to pilfer from other languages (pilfer: from the Old French pelfrer), the French like to add their own je ne sais quoi. No, really: without some help, you wouldn’t savoir quoi they’re on about.
Snails, one of France’s signature dishes, could be off the menu if the country fails to stem an invasion by a slimy worm from Southeast Asia, scientists warned on Tuesday.
The UK’s Capital’s UK Launch of #WaveOfAction! Come when you can 24hr optional. Live updates on current locations. If working come Saturday we can keep going as long as there’s a crowd!!
Come join us for a Peaceful high spirited protest and celebration party at the Old Occupy Camp! 24hr launch event to a year of action full details TBA!
The ochre sands in the Luberon are a must. Beautiful natural sites, hilltop villages, colourful landscapes and easy itineraries through the ochre lands for the whole family. The ochre sites have been used since Roman times.