Paris Has 99 Problems and the Flood Is Just One

Paris Has 99 Problems and the Flood Is Just One

Paris in the spring brings sentiments of romance to the hearts and minds of many. Spring is also the start of tourism season in the city of lights. However, Paris has experienced at least 99 problems and the current flood just happens to be one. The list of woes for the capital of France is […]

Bordeaux Region’s New ‘City of Wine’ Museum Toasts Area’s Famous Export

Bordeaux Region’s New ‘City of Wine’ Museum Toasts Area’s Famous Export

There is little doubt what famous export people associate with the Bordeaux Region of France, but a new museum – La Cité du Vin (The City of Wine) – opened this week to ensure people visiting learn about and toast the area’s eponymous product. The City of Wine facility was developed to present winemaking’s wealth, cultural journey […]

Paris Museums Move Art to Safety From Seine

Paris Museums Move Art to Safety From Seine

As the Nazis approached, the Louvre Museum famously evacuated its valuable treasures out of harms way. Now, the Lourve and Musée d’Orsay have spent the past 24 plus hours trying to move the art from the Paris museums’ galleries and storage spaces to safety ahead of a different threat, the Seine River, which is at its […]

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