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Memories of France for most of us are irretrievably linked to the high quality meals and the fine produce we see in shops and markets. As can be expected, food plays an important role...

Say “airport hotel” and likely you envision a Motel 6 in Denver, maybe a Comfort Inn in Albuquerque. While you'll stay there for the proximity to the airport (and the cheap rates), you have rather benign expectations. So...

Several years ago (never mind how many) when I turned 50, one of the first things I did was to join AARP. My motive was primarily to enjoy the discounts, but I also liked...

Dear History Doctor: Why don't you ever write anything about the Queens of France? All I ever hear about are the Kings...Signed, How Come? Dear How Come, Well, there is actually a very good...