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National strike action in France impacts flights, trains, attractions

PARIS — Flights in and out of France on carriers including Air France have been impacted by the French national strike action. The strike started today, Dec. 5. In its wake the Eiffel Tower has shut down, France’s high-speed trains are not operating and several thousand people are protesting in Paris. The unions launched the […]
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Preferred Hotels adds 13 new members to Preferred Residences collection

Preferred Hotels & Resorts has expanded its preferred Residences collection with 13 new members for a total of 100 residential-style properties.
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Join the Jet Set on the French Riviera

Whether you have been before or not, there is a reassuring sense of nostalgia when it comes to vacationing in the South of France. Sweeping golden beaches, charming châteauxs and picturesque coastal towns have long attracted bohemians, artists and hedonists alike.
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France will implement an ‘ecotax’ on plane tickets from 2020

The French government will implement an ``ecotax'' on plane tickets for flights departing from France from next year.
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Discover the most beautiful spiritual sites in France #SpiritualFrance

Create your own Spiritual tour in France with the Interdiocesan Pilgrimage Office (Bipel) and visit world heritage sites.
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Well, that’s odd: Man spotted climbing the Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower was evacuated and closed down Monday after a man scaled nearly to the top of the Paris monument and refused to come down for several hours.
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French town is offering €2000 to anyone who can decipher ancient stone engraving

Ever wanted to be Indiana Jones? Here’s your chance to channel your inner Indy and earn some major cash at the same time. All you have to do is crack a long-lost, 18th-century code that’s been etched into a rock in a tiny town in northern France.
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Catastrophic fire engulfs Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

A massive fire engulfed the roof of Notre Dame Cathedral in the heart of the French capital Monday, toppling its spire and sending thick plumes of smoke high into the blue sky as tourists and Parisians looked on aghast from the streets below.
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Seasons Greetings from Atout France

For more information, visit http://ca.france.fr. Happy New Year from Atout France!
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France attack targets Strasbourg near Christmas Market

A shooting in the French city of Strasbourg killed four people and wounded 11 others near a world-famous Christmas market Tuesday, sparking a broad lockdown and a search for the suspected gunman, who remained at large.
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