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WWI Centenary: the battle for Verdun

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Latest update : 2012-12-21

Alternative consumption

The sharing economy system or collaborative consumption is becoming increasingly popular in France, particularly so in these times of economic downturn. People are looking for returns on their investments.

http://www.lamachineduvoisin.fr/

http://fr.zilok.com/

http://www.super-marmite.com/

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2014-07-05 football

Hybrid sports

Take elements from two or more sports, and combine them to create an entirely new activity. These so-called hybrid sports give a fresh take on games people already know and love,...

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2014-06-21 design

New-fashioned weddings

There's been something of a revolution in the wedding world. Brides and groom are steering away from traditional ceremonies, favouring an alternative and original approach to...

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2014-06-14 design

City getaways with a difference

French cities are offering a growing choice of places to stay, promising guests an unforgettable night away.

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2014-06-07 gastronomy

Dishes from yesteryear

With this year marking the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings on the Normandy coast and the 100th anniversary of the start of World War 1, new dining experiences are offering...

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2014-05-31 wine

Innovations in the wine world

Since the 1960s, the French have been drinking less and less wine. So all sorts of innovations are now being developed to try and give this rather conservative trade something of...

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