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As Goes Manila and Nairobi, So Goes Paris

Daniel Wagner | Posted 07.07.2016 | World
Daniel Wagner

When I last visited Paris, exactly two years ago, Charlie Hebdo, Bataclan, the Brussels and Istanbul airport attacks, and this year's other terrorist ...

Ride the Wheel for a Fresh View of Paris

Rick Steves | Posted 05.12.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

The Paris Ferris Wheel offers a 200-feet-high view of the City of Light from its location at the bottom of the Champs-Elysées. This transportable whe...

Music Video or Art Film? The Lost Star as Diamond Lil'

Roxane Assaf Lynn | Posted 04.20.2016 | Arts
Roxane Assaf Lynn

A sneak preview off the Champs-Élysées has been the only showing of the complete Diamond Lil' prior to the embedded video published below. An exquisite marriage of costume, corset, feathers and light brought the legend to life with The Lost Star playing the transformed woman formerly known as "Lilly."

Modi's Quest to Achieve India's Great Power Status

Daniel Wagner | Posted 02.05.2016 | World
Daniel Wagner

Indian Prime Minister Modi invited French President Hollande to be the guest of honor at India's Republic Day Celebrations in New Delhi last month. The seat is generally reserved for, and used by the office of the Prime Minister as, a signal of close and important state ties.

Brandalism Campaign Points out Paradoxes of the Paris and Climate Conference

Tim Ward | Posted 11.30.2016 | Green
Tim Ward

PARIS - 2015 marks the first year global temperatures have risen 1 degree Celsius higher than the historical average. It might also mark the first yea...

Mexican Birds, Anti-Terror Soldiers And Ebola Workers March In Bastille Day Parade

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 07.14.2015 | World

France celebrated its biggest holiday, Bastille Day, on Tuesday, commemorating the 1789 storming of the Bastille prison, which symbolized French peopl...

Was Intra Bank's Fall A Prelude to Lebanon's Downfall?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.22.2016 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

Forget local history books that don't fully account for a civil war and other setbacks that ruined the country and follow the money in Lebanon's tortuous slide from "Switzerland of the Middle East" to dysfunctional entity par excellence.

The Other Ex-Men

Rob Taub | Posted 10.20.2014 | Divorce
Rob Taub

Stories about post divorce relationships with former spouses most often deal with acrimony and seldom address anything positive. My circumstances are slightly unusual as my ex-wife and I have always behaved cordially to one another.

The World's Most Famous Streets

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Whether they're known for prime people watching or retail therapy, there are some streets in the world that are simply destinations in themselves. Whi...

The Champs-Élysées, Then And Now

The Huffington Post | Emi Boscamp | Posted 08.17.2013 | Travel

The Avenue des Champs-Élysées in the 8th Arrondissement of Paris is arguably the most famous and beautiful avenue in the world -- stretching from th...

Stay Like the Stars

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.17.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Regardless of whether you're an adored Hollywood celeb or a discerning globe-trotter, as soon as you walk through the doors of these extravagant digs, we have no doubt that you'll feel like royalty.

Why Bother Shopping in Paris?

Sarah Leon | Posted 03.17.2013 | Style
Sarah Leon

All I could think was, what's the point of purchasing a Phillip Lim skirt abroad that I can buy at home, for less? To say I bought it in Paris?

Holiday Shopping Havens Worldwide

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Tired of visiting the same designer boutiques, venerable chains and fluorescently-lit retail centers? So are we. That's why we decided to scour the globe for unique shopping spots; in these retail heavens, you'll find an eclectic array of boutique haunts, stylish department stores and secret discount venues.

Money, Qatar and the Republic

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 12.02.2012 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

Would it be impertinent, then, to demand a few political conditions before validating this investment? Not, of course, the miraculous transformation of Qatar into a democracy which, as everyone knows, cannot be built in a day.

City's Pet Peeve Could Lead To Dog Ban

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.12.2012 | Small Business

Man's best friend is no friend of the Beaver Falls, Pa., business district, apparently. A push toward urban renewal has the city thinking about bannin...

The World's Most Social Landmarks

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2012 | Travel

Just in time for summer, Facebook has released its list of the most social places in the world. According to a press release from the social netwo...

WATCH: Anish Kapoor On His Paris Takeover

Posted 08.05.2011 | Arts

It was only a matter of time before Anish Kapoor, sculptor-extraordinaire of all things bulbous, shiny and massive, was invited to fill up the exhibit...

PHOTOS: Astonishing Transformations -- From The Champs-Elysees To Abandoned Railyards

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We here at HuffPost Green are big fans of reclaiming, reusing, and renovating, especially with regards to urban transportation sites. Who can resist a...

Bastille Day Celebrations In Paris (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Proud Parisians celebrated this year's Bastille Day in spectacular style, with a military parade and fireworks display -- but the event was not withou...

Franck Ribery, French Soccer Star, Questioned In Child Prostitution Probe

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

France's international soccer team has become mired in scandal after two of its most famous players were called in for questioning by police investiga...