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Supprimé! J'accuse!

I generally catch the 7:34 to La Défense, but I have noticed, over the months, yes even over the years, how on the first day of the week, every single week of the year, this particular train is canceled. 131 more words

Economics

T is for TGV

My theme – “26 Things I’d Like To See During Our Trip To France”

 T is for “TGV” 

What is this? Qu’est-ce que c’est ?

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Apprendre Le Français

How I missed the best summer in Ireland for 30 years

They say that timing in life – as in comedy, golf and many other spheres of human endeavour – is everything. And when it comes to planning family holidays, it’s even more important. 758 more words

Travel

Brussels to Lille -- By Train and Bus (iDBUS) [Part One]

This will be a series of posts with the same title of my trip. Although some may not focus entirely on food, no worries, there will be food! 642 more words

Brussels

France teaches Agriculture in High Speed Trains

For Easter, French High Speed Trains (TGV) transform into ambassadors of Agriculture.

The initiative was launched last year by the SNCF (National Railways Company) and the association… 338 more words

red pencil

He sensed he had made an error. The information along the shaft suggested railway and North Africa. It suggested something French. He could see, as he held the pencil closer to his eyes, a crescent enfolding a star,  a number, 1052. 459 more words

Historiography

French Railway SNCF

This story shows how politicized – and thus, complicated – finding justice for Holocaust related matters can be.

The SNCF is the French railway company. Several lawmakers in different states are threatening sanctions of some sort against France if SNCF doesn’t pay out large sums to Holocaust victims who were transported to death camps on SNCF trains back in the 1940′s. 374 more words

WWII