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French Idyll: One Visit, Three Voices (Part 1)

Pam Townsend | Posted 09.29.2014 | Travel
Pam Townsend

Traveling is, by its nature, an intensely individual and personal experience. Whether one travels solo on a self-planned journey or as part of an organized group tour, the resulting experiences will be different for each traveler, based on interests, knowledge and temperament.

Air France Pilots End Strike After 14 Days

AP | By JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 09.28.2014 | Business

PARIS (AP) — Despite no deal in sight, Air France' s main pilots union on Sunday unilaterally ended a 14-day strike that grounded roughly half of th...

Baldessari's '15 Seconds of Fame' Lights Up Paris

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 09.26.2014 | Arts
ARTPHAIRE

Now aged 83, Baldessari's brand of conceptualism has proved to be both influential and enduring, with his stock as high now as at any time in his career.

An American Entrepreneur in Paris: How Sylvia Beach fought censorship

Steve Mariotti | Posted 09.26.2014 | Books
Steve Mariotti

Her story is legendary: an American bibliophile who brought her love of literature to Paris and created one of the most well-known and influential bookstores of the twentieth century, Shakespeare and Company.

Top Gems for the Foodie in the Heart of Paris

Renee Blodgett | Posted 09.25.2014 | Taste
Renee Blodgett

You'll know that this charming city in the heart of France is a godsend for foodies.

Cities and Nations Must Collaborate to Fight Climate Change

Anne Hidalgo | Posted 09.22.2014 | Green
Anne Hidalgo

From Rio to Paris to Istanbul to Durban to Seoul, city mayors are already making great progress in reducing greenhouse-gas emissions and minimizing climate risks.

Paris in One Day? On a Budget? Oui, Oui!

Carrie Seim | Posted 09.19.2014 | Travel
Carrie Seim

This summer I hopped aboard an early morning Eurostar train from London, with only my handbag and the joie de vive necessary for a single, delicious day in Paris.

10 Books To Read Before You Go To Paris

Fodor's | Posted 09.19.2014 | Travel
Fodor's

An iconic character in films, plays, and books, Paris has morphed into a destination so romanticized that it's easy for travelers to be skeptical abou...

Renzo Piano's Fondation Pathé: A Leaping Whale in a Tiny Pool

Frank Browning | Posted 09.15.2014 | Arts
Frank Browning

Renzo Piano speaks in a soft voice and listens carefully to the questions posed to him. It was especially so at the inauguration of his latest building in Paris, the city where he made his name with the Pompidou Museum of Modern Art almost 40 years ago.

Faithful Shopper: Coming Attractions

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 09.15.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Now that it's almost officially fall, all of us retail watchers are anxiously awaiting the new stores that are hurrying to open before the holidays! T...

58 Frenetic Hours in Cairo

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.15.2014 | Travel
Magda Abu-Fadil

Cairo under the best of circumstances is frenetic, so 58 hours in the Egyptian capital proved an exhausting undertaking requiring a hardy stamina and lots of patience.

Burqas And Mankinis In This Playful, Colorful City Of Contrast

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 09.12.2014 | Travel
Kathleen Peddicord

You know," remarked my young son-in-law Harry to the rest of us one day as we gazed appreciatively upon the neat and symmetrical displays of brightly colored candies in yet another notable Istanbul shop window, "Maybe we shouldn't be saying that Istanbul is just like Paris. Maybe we should be saying that Paris is just like Istanbul."

Notre Dame Topless Protesters Cleared Of Charges

AP | Posted 09.12.2014 | Religion

PARIS (AP) — A Paris court on Wednesday threw out a legal complaint against nine activists who bared their breasts in a protest at Notre Dame Cathed...

Americans in Paris: Whit Stillman and The Cosmopolitans

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 09.11.2014 | Entertainment
Anne Margaret Daniel

Part of the third season of Amazon Studio's television pilots, The Cosmopolitans tells the story of a small band of Americans living in Paris -- following them on Saturday afternoons until the wee, small hours of Sunday morning.

A Zero Emissions Manifesto for the Climate Justice Movement

Tom Weis | Posted 09.11.2014 | Green
Read More: Google, Congress, Ipcc Report, Department of Defense, Peru, Fracking, Austin, E.O. Wilson, Greenpeace, Fossil Fuel Divestment, Christiana Figueres, Ban Ki-Moon, Friends of the Earth, Scotland, Discrimination, National Renewable Energy Lab, Al Gore, Lester Brown, Bill Mckibben, San Francisco, Pentagon, Jeffrey Sachs, Copenhagen 2009, Microsoft, Russian Roulette, Nsa Spying, Schleswig-Holstein, Zero Waste, Carbon Neutral, Prince Charles, Jimmy Carter, National Security Agency, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, World War II, Co2 Emissions, Seismic Testing, Costa Rica, President Obama, Tokelau, Penn State University, South Dakota, Iceland, Solar Energy, Communities of Color, Fossil Fuels, Poland, Slavery, Munich, Wave Power, Justice, Sweden, Nsa, Civil War, Ipcc, Plan B, Denmark, New York City, Energy Efficiency, Segregation, Keystone XL Pipeline, Jfk, Mass Extinction, Iowa, Coal Plants, Co2, White House, Children, Epa, Michael Mann, Conservation, House Republicans, Civil Rights, Mountaintop Removal, Germany, National Security, Asthma, Generation Change, Forests, Copenhagen, People's Climate March, Moon Landing, Climate, Electric Vehicles, Keystone Pipeline, Industrial Hemp, Barack Obama, Deutsche Bank, Cia, Climate Justice, Deepwater Drilling, Green Industrial Revolution, James Hansen, China, Organic Farming, Mass Transit, Un Climate Summit, United Nations, Renewable Energy, Phillipines, US Energy, Desmond Tutu, Paris, Tar Sands, House Democrats, Kyoto Protocol, China Greenhouse Gases, Stanford University, Boulder Colorado, Zero Emissions, Arctic Drilling, Civil Rights Movement, Carbon Dioxide, Maldives, Wind Energy, Climate Chaos, Bill Gates, Kofi Annan, Keystone XL, British Labour Party, Jim Crow, Wall Street, Angel Gurria, Bicycles, Tidal Power, Geothermal Energy, American Wind Energy Association, Green News
Tom Weis

Top military experts and government institutions like the U.S. Department of Defense and National Intelligence Council warn that climate destabilization threatens our national security, yet global emissions just keep going up.

One Hour on the Sidewalk

Abby Klinkenberg | Posted 09.11.2014 | Women
Abby Klinkenberg

As a woman, I exist solely to be commented upon -- unsolicited opinions, either positive or negative (their stupidly contrasting judgments only further show the caprice of the male gaze), are mandatory conditions to which I tacitly agree upon entering the public sphere.

We'll Always Have Paris

Sybil Adelman Sage | Posted 09.11.2014 | Travel
Sybil Adelman Sage

We reminded each other to save room for the cassoulet and tarte tatin we'd ordered from the surprisingly reasonably priced menu.

10 Wonderful Reasons to Visit Paris With Kids

MiniTime | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
MiniTime

How can you create the perfect Paris vacation for the whole family? By choosing activities and landmarks accessible to all ages so no one is disappointed.

Celebrities Share Their French Dining Secrets

Ali Rosen | Posted 09.10.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

From croissants to cheese, it's hard not to daydream when thinking of Parisian cuisine.

Fall 2014 Guide to Paris

Fodor's | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Fodor's

The arts steal the limelight this autumn in Paris, with the long-awaited openings of three important cultural centers and scores of spectacular world-...

Love by the Hour in the City of L'Amour

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 09.08.2014 | Weird News
Sidonie Sawyer

Whatever rocks your boat. A new concept hotel in the capital of love and romantic ballads is all the rage in Paris these days.

Make the Most of Your Fall Vacation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.04.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Whether you're interested in city adventures, vineyard-hopping, a hiking vacation (or something else entirely), here's how to make the most of your time spent in these prime fall locales.

The Éclair Revolution

Gitanjali Roche | Posted 09.03.2014 | Taste
Gitanjali Roche

'L'Éclair de Génie' has become a hot spot for gastro-tourists who scour Paris looking for the next big thing in food.

Book Review: Personal by Lee Child

Rob Taub | Posted 09.03.2014 | Books
Rob Taub

Jack Reacher can opine on any subject, and in the hands of a lesser writer he could be a blowhard, but Child continues to make him interesting, informative and truly compelling.

Explosion Fells Building Outside Paris, Killing At Least 2

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2014 | World

ROSNY-SOUS-BOIS, France, Aug 31 (Reuters) - A four-story building in a Paris suburb collapsed after an explosion on Sunday morning, killing a child ...