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Strasbourg will have to wait

Today I was supposed to go to Strasbourg. Booked in the frenzy of a special offer from SNCF, I hadn’t realised at the time how physically tired I would be upon returning from my Italy trip. 178 more words

Thoughts And Travels

Le Paris-Brest d'Ophélie Barès, TGV / Ophélie Barès' Paris-Brest in TGV

Bonjour à tous !
Etant donné que j’adore la pâtisserie, et que je prenais le TGV pour revenir à Paris, j’ai pensé qu’il fallait que je teste ce fameux Paris-Brest revisité par Ophélie Barès pour l’émissions “Qui sera le prochain grand pâtissier ?”. 748 more words

Products And Dishes

An Eastward Homage, Day 10: Paris in the Rear View Mirror

June 5, 2014- I left my luggage downstairs at the Hotel Monte Carlo, so the ladies could get about their business.  There are two types of chambermaids in Europe:  Those who blaze through the rooms like the White Tornado of 1960′s American television, having everyone’s room clean by check-out time; and those who pick and choose which rooms on which to focus, maybe getting them all done by quitting time, or not.   859 more words


Monet's garden, Part I

A long time ago I recommended going to Giverny, the town where Monet settled to live and work. I hadn’t been since I was 7 and a half but had fond memories. 61 more words


1. The trains are cool

France England Top speed: TGV – 200mph (320mph) Top speed: British Class 43 – 125 mph Price for 130 miles: £34 11 more words
100 Ways France Is Better

La SNCF a annoncé ce mardi dans une conférence de presse à Paris la création au printemps 2016 d’une liaison directe entre Strasbourg et Bruxelles. 211 more words


In het autobusbedrijf STACA in Kortenberg is de laatste maanden veel gestaakt. De personneelsleden zijn ontevreden over hun werkomstandigheden.

Het is gisteren bekendgemaakt dat er onderhandelingen momenteel zijn tussen de huidige eigenaars en de franse autobusbedrijf KEOLIS voor een volledige overname van het bedrijf.De hoofdaandeelhouder van KEOLIS is de SNCF, de franse spoorwegmaatschappij. 32 more words