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Dana is a graduate in Political Science and International Relations. She moved to Brussels from Romania for her studies and Mont des Arts made her fall in love with the city and remain here. She loves animals, especially dogs, and everything food related, but dessert most of all.

21 September 2022

Meet the man who cycled 1400 km for a croissant

Albert Van Limbergen is a retired man living close to Liège, Belgium, who set off on quite the adventure this summer. He cycled from his home […]
21 September 2022

French air traffic controllers to strike again at the end of September

The National Union of Air Traffic Controllers (SNCTA) is calling for another industrial action from September 28th to 30th. The first strike took place on September […]
21 September 2022

France pays homage to the Queen and names metro station Elizabeth II on her funeral

A Paris metro station was renamed Elizabeth II for a day as a tribute to the British queen during her funeral. Located on the Champs Elysees, […]
19 September 2022

TGV M hailed as the high-speed train of the future

On September 9th, France‘s railway company SNCF and train manufacturer Alstom unveiled the first completed TGV M, which has benefited from the know-how of the best […]
15 September 2022

Half of the flights to and from France cancelled on Friday

The French air traffic controllers union SNCTA has announced a strike on Friday 16 September. As a result, the French Civil Aviation Authority (DGAC) has requested […]
15 September 2022

The world’s first eco-luxury floating hotel suite with a 007 touch

A new design is taking over the world of floating hotels. Anthénea, an eco-luxury floating hotel, inspired by the floating pod in the 1977 James Bond […]
14 September 2022

Jacquemus is opening his first ever store this month

The French and haute couture, it’s a true love story. France has been known for its sense of fashion for centuries – from Madame de Pompadour […]
13 September 2022

Paris’ city council considers a tax increase on wealthiest tourists

The city of Paris is considering a tax on wealthy tourists. In a recent report, the city council has recommended a higher tax on vacant housing […]
6 September 2022

More than 50,000 people sign petition to regulate polluting cruises in Marseille

More than 50,000 people have signed a petition to ban large polluting cruise ships from Marseille. The mayor launched the campaign in July with a document […]
31 August 2022

International tourists are coming back to Bordeaux

After two years marked by the pandemic and its associated restrictions, international travelers are now returning to Bordeaux. While the summer season is not yet over, […]
30 August 2022

France is paying car drivers €4,000 to switch to electric bikes

France is paying car drivers €4,000 to trade in their cars and switch to electric bikes to cut down on carbon emissions. In an effort to […]
29 August 2022

Air France pilots suspended after fighting in the cockpit

Air France has confirmed that two of its pilots were suspended after getting into a fight and exchanging “inappropriate gestures” in the cockpit, during a flight […]
26 August 2022
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This map shows you around Paris’ best and most hidden street art treasures

Ah, Paris. It’s the city of love, the city of lights, the city of art. It’s a destination most of us want to visit at least […]
9 August 2022

Bordeaux has a new 2-hour walking tour to explore the traces of wine in the city

Most of us immediately think of wine when hearing the word Bordeaux. And even though it’s true that the city’s region has been shaped and defined […]
8 August 2022

Mont Blanc climbers should pay a 15,000€ rescue and funeral deposit, says Mayor of Saint-Gervais

The Mayor of Saint-Gervais in Haute-Savoie, Jean-Marc Peillex, is proposing an “insurance fee” by which Mont-Blanc climbers pay a deposit of 15,000€ to cover the costs […]
27 July 2022

Air France partners with Michelin Star Chefs to develop business and premium class menus

From July to October 2022, Air France is unveiling new Michelin-starred menus created by French chefs Michel Roth and Anne-Sophie Pic in its long-haul La Première […]
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