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How to Live Like the French

I see articles about la belle vie française all over the Internet. Most of them promise that if you just buy the 10 products they suggest, then you, too, will have a beautiful life, full of stylish clothes, high ceilings and herringbone floors, well-behaved children and delicious home-cooked meals. 631 more words


Germany and France: game of carrots and sticks

A leading candidate to be Germany’s next finance minister signalled his willingness on Thursday to seek a compromise with Emmanuel Macron over the French President’s plans for deeper euro zone integration. 150 more words


CNRS hits back at the stream of misconduct evidence

The French scientific society CNRS, a huge country-wide network of research institutes and one of the most influential science institutions in Europe, had enough of me and my reporting. 1,604 more words

Research Integrity

Our House swap to the Pyrénées

Regular readers may remember when I told you about the benefits of house swap holidays. Well I am delighted to tell you that we had an excellent house swap to France this summer and have now scheduled another to Germany, both arranged via… 395 more words


Off-season travel to the French Riviera 

Traveling in the South of France out of season was a surprisingly great experience. In October together with my friend Lidia, Australian fashion blogger, we stayed a couple of days in a luxury resort… 718 more words


Christian Dior Exhibition!

Lately, fashion has become such an important interest of mine. If you’d of asked me a few years ago if I wanted to go to a Dior exhibition, I’d of probably replied ‘No thanks, I’m washing my hair.’ Fashion never used to be important to me, it never interested me. 744 more words


Marseille, France

Marseille is one of France’s south coast top cities!

I only stayed for 1 and a half day so I only get to see a part of the city. 283 more words