North Korea re-opens borders as Ebola fears fadeNorth Korea has re-opened its borders to tourists and lifted a 21-day quarantine measure that has been in place since October 2014 over fears of the deadly Ebola virus.
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Qatar's unofficial motto: To attract at all costsQatar is one of the smallest countries in the world and its citizens are among the richest on the planet. Qataris often make it into the headlines for buying up football clubs…
Are Airbnb and Uber creating a 'black economy'? (part 2)Airbnb co-founder Brian Chesky takes the French capital by storm while officials spell out the objections of tax collectors, affordable housing advocates and hoteliers outraged…
Are Airbnb and Uber creating a 'black economy'? (part 1)Airbnb co-founder Brian Chesky takes the French capital by storm while officials spell out the objections of tax collectors, affordable housing advocates and hoteliers outraged…
Airbnb vows to comply with Paris lodgings taxThe city of Paris appeared to have buried the hatchet with Airbnb on Thursday after the short-term rental website promised to comply with city regulations to start collecting a…
Crowds flock to French Atlantic coast for ‘tide of the century’Tourists have flocked to the rugged coast of Brittany and the legendary Mont Saint-Michel to witness a month of exceptionally large spring tides.
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Truffles, the 'black diamonds' of QuercyThe truffle has been renowned since Antiquity, notably for its aphrodisiac qualities. It graced the table of kings and the great Arab physician Avicenna recommended it to his…
DR Congo: Tourists return to Mount Nyiaragongo volcanoAs holiday destinations go, the Democratic Republic of Congo isn't currently top of that many tourist wish lists. But increased security is leading adventure seekers to change…
France in Focus
Backstage pass to the AlpsIn this week's special edition of France in Focus, we head to the slopes of val d'Isère, where the ski season is in full swing. Also, we check out the latest ski gadgets, from…
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Oysters: the pearls of the AtlanticFrench People have always loved oysters. The average French person eats two kilos per year. “You are here” takes you to the biggest oyster pond of Europe, at Marennes Oléron.
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A Paris hidden within its passagesSecluded passageways and pearls of French architecture lie undetected in the heart of Paris. Discover the hidden corridors of the French capital with ‘You Are Here’.
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