“Why do people paint? Because everyone in comparison with great Velazquez looks scammer and pretender?” A similar phrase was heard in the conversation of the famous French painter Edouard Manet and poet Charles Pierre Baudelaire. Was the great master right saying these words or not is not for us to judge. But in any case, the talent and genius of the Spanish painter can not be questioned.
Dear Friends! It’s only one week left till the famous tennis tournament which takes place on clay courts of the Roland Garros centre is over. As usual, the main stars of tennis come to Paris to gladden with their play the lovers of this game who will gather on stands of the stadium as well as in front of screens all over the world.
A song is one of the most important features of every nation mentality and culture, we even can say this is its soul. As we tell and write about France, let us offer you our short selection of beautiful songs played by well known French musicians.
Quite probable, you’ve heard all these songs or some of them before, but we would like to risk and share them with you one more time.
Have a pleasant viewing and listening, because whatever anybody may say, French chanson is very beautiful!
Memoirs is a part of heritage of many great persons. And now the glorious French actor Pierre Richard, entering his nineties (yeah-yeah, famous ‘blond man’ is 80 already!), decided that his turn to write about his life has come.
Paris is Europe most fascinating city, a place that has everything for the visitor. More than 50 million people visit Paris every year. Learn more interesting facts about Paris in the following infographic.
The British company EasyBus is entering the French market. From May 15th, 2015 minibuses of this budget company will run between the centre of Paris and Roissy, Charles de Gaulle Airport, and the ticket price (for promo period) is only 2 Euro.
Paris and fashion, fashion and Paris… The order of the summands does not affect the sum. The French capital is soundly associated with fashion and is its recognized world centre. Famous Fashion Weeks gather in Paris best designers and bohemia from different countries. And undoubtedly, all people interested in this issue know Jean-Paul Gaultier, a great master of costume, a true genius of his business, and simply a talented person.
No matter how old you are, but if you read these lines, you definitely know what a book is. Dumas, Twain, Remarque, Pushkin… and hundreds of thousands of other writers and poets created and will create their works for us in the future.