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European Newspapers Seek to Survive Digital Revolution

Newspapers are in freefall. Print editions are being discontinued. Editors are being replaced with alarming regularity. Financial losses are mounting. Digital strategies are yet to bear fruit.

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Food You MUST Try In France

I still have no idea how French women stay so slim as temptation is everywhere in this country, from rich pastry cakes, crunchy fresh bread, lashings of thick cream, meat bathed in thick sauce all washed down with obligatory deep red or crisp white wine. 612 more words

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Flying without a recette

Other than my post about French bread, the one that was freshly baked pressed, I’ve rarely written about the wonders of la cuisine. And I am certainly no authority on the finer points of French food. 583 more words


UBS Bans Staff from travel to France

UBS has asked several of its private banking staff to stay away from France, where the Swiss-based international bank is under investigation for alleged fraud, Swiss broadcaster RTS has reported.

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Testing Out Hiking Boots

I surprised myself at my level of fitness after completing a jaw droppingly beautiful hike round the Himalayas last year where my ugly but practical hiking shoes were tested to the limits. 317 more words


Why Wine and Women Are Alike?

Wine and women are alike…often enjoyed but misunderstood. Don’t order wine if you don’t undertand the language of wine.

via Mixology: Wine 101 – YouTube…

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Greengage Compote - A Very French Treat

Greengages are very, very French, originating from Moissac in the south west and we are in the midst of the greengage harvest so greengages we will cook.

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