Paris Love Locks C’Est Fini

Paris Love Locks C’Est Fini

A Parisian tradition is ending. The city of lights and lovers, Paris, has said “C’est Fini” to the “love locks” people have placed on bridges over the River Seine. For nearly a decade, couples visiting Paris (and some locals) have had a custom of permanently sealing their love and leaving a piece of the behind […]

Eiffel Tower Closed by Protest Against Paris Pickpockets

Eiffel Tower Closed by Protest Against Paris Pickpockets

Visitors to Paris typically come home talking about the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower, the traffic around the Etoile, the shopping and “the French.” Unfortunately, tourists also come back telling tales about the notorious pickpockets that prey on visitors to the French capital. The French, though, are showing signs that they too have had enough of […]

Paris City of Lights and Air Pollution

Paris City of Lights and Air Pollution

Mention Paris and people think of the City of Love or the City of Lights, not the air pollution capital of the world. But the city and its people have been choking in dangerous levels of pollution and government authorities are scrambling to enact emergency measures next week. New Delhi and Beijing have long been […]