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Paris removes lovers' padlocks from Pont des Arts bridge

Paris removes lovers' padlocks from Pont des Arts bridge | Paris | Scoop.it
Workmen in Paris started pulling off hundreds of thousands of padlocks attached by lovers to the Pont des Arts bridge on Monday, afraid the sheer weight of the romantic tokens was putting the 19th century structure at risk.
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Mayor of Paris Grows Into Her New Role as Comforter in Chief

Mayor of Paris Grows Into Her New Role as Comforter in Chief | Paris | Scoop.it
Mayor Anne Hidalgo, a soft-spoken but ambitious politician pushed into the spotlight by a horrific terrorist attack, has developed a new swagger.
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▶ How to Ride - YouTube

▶ How to Ride - YouTube | Paris | Scoop.it
The Sun Link Streetcar is here! How do you ride? Watch this video and we'll give you the answers.
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The Paris metro has opened a new tram line last week. In Tuscon, Arizona.

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Paris vs. Tokyo: Which Has Better Food and Drink? - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Paris vs. Tokyo: Which Has Better Food and Drink? - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Paris | Scoop.it
Paris vs. Tokyo: Which Has Better Food and Drink?
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Colorful runners race through Paris: first ever Color Run held in French capital city

France's first Color Run has seen thousands race through the streets of Paris in a puff of brightly-coloured smoke. Participants in the five-kilometre race w...
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Paris red-light district 'losing its soul' to property boom - Telegraph

Paris red-light district 'losing its soul' to property boom - Telegraph | Paris | Scoop.it
The hostess bars of Pigalle are giving way to chic nightclubs and organic supermarkets, but not everyone is happy about it
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CROINUT : le cronut français débarque à Paris ! INFO EXCLU PARIS NEW YORK TV | PARIS NEW YORK TV

CROINUT : le cronut français débarque à Paris ! INFO EXCLU PARIS NEW YORK TV | PARIS NEW YORK TV | Paris | Scoop.it
Le meilleur de New York à Paris
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Twitter / amazingnesspics: Rainy Day in Paris, France ...

Twitter / amazingnesspics: Rainy Day in Paris, France ... | Paris | Scoop.it
RT @amazingnesspics: Rainy Day in Paris, France http://t.co/YeUuD2072T
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Reflections on a Paris Left Behind

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There is some truth in this article, but I fear that Steven Erlanger's gloomy mood may be caused by some Parisienne who has broken his heart...

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Priced out of Paris - FT.com

Priced out of Paris - FT.com | Paris | Scoop.it
Two mournful friends dropped by our flat in Paris last Sunday. They are a well-paid couple from the caste known in Paris as “bobos”: people with bourgeois incomes and bohemian tastes.
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New York goes nuts for the 'cronut' - Telegraph

New York goes nuts for the 'cronut'  - Telegraph | Paris | Scoop.it
Michael Bloomberg has tried banning supersized fizzy drinks and warned that the cost of treating obesity is going to "bury us all". But that does not appear to have stopped New Yorkers take on the Cronut.
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When a croissant and a donut have sex, you get a cronut...

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The peculiar Frenchness of fare-dodging - FT.com

The peculiar Frenchness of fare-dodging - FT.com | Paris | Scoop.it
If you live in Paris and use the Metro, someone at some point is going to shunt you from behind and shuffle through the turnstile on your centime. “Frauder dans le Metro” takes many forms. It can be a gentle shove accompanied by a “pardon” — or it
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The View from a Bridge

The View from a Bridge | Paris | Scoop.it
Too much polish, too much kitsch: Adam Gopnik on how shopping, tourism, and luxury are changing Paris.
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Vidéo : Les Halles Coté Chantier, épisode 9 | Réaménagement des Halles

Vidéo : Les Halles Coté Chantier, épisode 9 | Réaménagement des Halles | Paris | Scoop.it
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Luxury Paris hotel Le Lutetia closes for renovation - Sydney Morning Herald

Luxury Paris hotel Le Lutetia closes for renovation - Sydney Morning Herald | Paris | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald Luxury Paris hotel Le Lutetia closes for renovation Sydney Morning Herald Paris's landmark luxury hotel Le Lutetia, whose guests included Pablo Picasso, Charles de Gaulle and James Joyce, closes Monday for a three-year...
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Campaign calls for Paris 'love locks' to be banned

Campaign calls for Paris 'love locks' to be banned | Paris | Scoop.it
With Paris's bridges groaning under the weight of an estimated 700,000 padlocks scrawled with lovers' names, campaigners say it's time to end the love locks 'madness'
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If The New Yorker Were Set in Paris - New Yorker (blog)

If The New Yorker Were Set in Paris - New Yorker (blog) | Paris | Scoop.it
New Yorker (blog) If The New Yorker Were Set in Paris New Yorker (blog) Under the imprimatur of their association, La Lettre P, they gave them, Prigent told me last week, “a carte blanche to express with the greatest possible force their vision of...
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Which city is best for students? - NEWS.com.au

Which city is best for students? - NEWS.com.au | Paris | Scoop.it
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Which city is best for students?
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"Low tuition fees continue to make France a very attractive study destination for domestic and international students," said Ben Sowter, head of research at QS.
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'Strong and Sexy': French Art Fair Makes a Comeback - SPIEGEL ONLINE

'Strong and Sexy': French Art Fair Makes a Comeback - SPIEGEL ONLINE | Paris | Scoop.it
The Paris art fair FIAC is celebrating its 40th anniversary at a time when the global art market is attracting more money than ever. After years of irrelevance, it has reclaimed its spot as one of the world's premier events for contemporary art.
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Glaces & sorbets - Les meilleurs glaciers de Paris - Time Out Paris

Glaces & sorbets - Les meilleurs glaciers de Paris - Time Out Paris | Paris | Scoop.it
Time Out Paris a sélectionné les meilleurs glaciers de la ville.
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Gender Equality Bares Its Chest For A Topless Summer

Gender Equality Bares Its Chest For A Topless Summer | Paris | Scoop.it
Climate change will make for increasingly toasty (and deadly) summers in New York City (especially since carbon dioxide is entering the atmosphere faster than ever.) But there’s good news for half of the population who may have once felt concered...
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Will we see this at Paris Plage this year?

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