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Cash payments’ cutback in France

June 29, 2015 / Shopping

Some time ago the minister of finance of France announced the government’s plans to cut cash payments in the country, and from September, 2015 this initiative will come into force.

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Films under stars in Saint Cloud

June 23, 2015 / Art & Culture

Paris and art are inseparable things, and every adult in the world knows this. That’s why it’s not surprising that in the city you can find different art events which would gladden connoisseurs of all genres and direction.

Summer in Paris is also rather active time for lovers of art so, be sure, there is something interesting for everybody there.

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Paris Jazz Festival 2015

June 10, 2015 / Art & Culture

Summer has came and Paris, traditionally, offers its residents and tourists a variety of interesting cultural events. And one of the brightest and most popular music festivals of the French capital – Paris Jazz Festival 2015 — has started on June 7. It will last until the 26th of July in the Bois de Vincennes, so you can still plan your trip to Paris if the word “jazz” is not an empty phrase for you. :-)

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Le Bourget 2015

June 4, 2015 / Various

Dear friends, it’s summer time on calendar! And we send our greetings on this occasion. :-) Though, today’s main topic is a little bit different, so long as, by tradition, the middle of June is the time for famous Paris Air Show in Le Bourget – one of the biggest aircraft forums in the world.

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U2 Concerts in Paris

May 28, 2015 / Art & Culture
u2 in paris

U2. Long ago these two symbols became a simple name of a music band. Today U2 is a legend. It’s a standard of musical style and taste. They are the main brand of Ireland, of a small country with a great history on the British Islands.

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Cityscoot: Scooters rent in Paris

May 27, 2015 / Travel

Paris becomes more and more attractive as to the transport infrastructure, and that’s really good for tourists who visit the city. As you probably know, in the French capital there are rental services of bicycles (Velib) and electric cars (Autolib) which are actively used by visitors and locals (especially actual for bikes). And now we are glad to inform you that a system of rental electric scooters will start its activity in Paris from June 2015.

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Exhibition: Diego Velazquez

May 20, 2015 / Art & Culture

“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.

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Roland Garros 2015

May 12, 2015 / Travel

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.

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French song

May 7, 2015 / Art & Culture
French song

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!

French song (or songs) for you! :-)

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Degas Exhibition in Giverny

May 5, 2015 / Art & Culture
Degas in Giverny

If you still have not been to a picturesque French borough of Giverny, we can say frankly that it’s a serious omission :-). This village is considered one of the most beautiful places in the country.

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