Daily Archives: June 3, 2007

Property Update

“Prices start from approximately £220,000. Mansoori-Dara says that the same apartments in London would be ‘at least’ triple the price. ‘The property market in Paris is still hugely undervalued,’ he adds. According to foreign exchange specialist Currencies Direct, a three-bedroom … Continue reading

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Canality: the curse of choice

“How tempting to trespass in these Italian gardens with their smirk ouches and sweet-smelling borders, To lean on the low Parapet of some pursive fountain And drowse through the unctuous day.” W.H. Auden, The Age of Anxiety, 1947 Briare, mid-France … Continue reading

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Nouvelle Star – Julien – Lolita (Alizée)

Now this is Pop Idol but the French way – this guy is a cover star already. Imagine this in England or America. Wait for the big ending, Julien’s “thing”.

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Christophe Mae on s’attache

Favourite new French song right now.

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New China: New Tourism

When asked on the 200th anniversary of the French Revolution his thoughts about its impact the Chinese leader, Zhou Enlai, said: “It is too early to make a decision”. They play a long game in China. A long game in … Continue reading

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