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Only one thing can eclipse the historical importance of July 14, Bastille Day: The 2018 final of The World Cup. Played on the day after, it overshadowed our independence day, throwing the French into...

Paris is alive this weekend with patriotic pride—from the Fête Nationale flyover that thunders overhead with fearless precision; to the Champs Elysées parade with its show of military might; to a celebration of l’Amour,...

The 105th Tour de France is made up of 21 stages and covers 2,069 miles That’s the distance from New York to Las Vegas! It’s that time again, when cycling royalty takes to the long...

Who says it only rains in Paris? From picnics to terrasse sun-bathing, Parisians love to have fun in the sun. The city's parks beckon, as do bike lanes for soaring down the boulevards on...

After a week of PyeongChang’s ice skates, glitter, and rhinestones, let’s glide on up to Glitter Central: the Moulin Rouge in Montmartre. That’s right. Get ready for some time travel as smooth as a...

As all eyes are focused on the 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, few realize the Olympic Games as we know them today began just a little over a century ago. In the...

It was one of those wonderful, marvellous Balzac-inspired mornings: Sipping muddy, nutty coffee whilst pounding the keys with glee. When all of a sudden, L’Opéra Restaurant trumpets a message, sending this footloose fool for...

A post shared by Le Tour de France (@letourdefrance) on Jul 23, 2017 at 12:58pm PDT As the Tour de France cyclists swept through Paris on Sunday, Chris Froome bolted through, taking the title of victor...

The 2017 Tour de France-- the 104th edition of the iconic cycling race-- starts with an individual time trial in Düsseldorf on 1 July, and concludes on the Champs-Élysées in Paris on 23 July. It's anyone's...

Two very different cities are competing for one very exciting goal – and only one of them will get it. Paris and Los Angeles are going head-to-head in bidding to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. Though,...

This week, on the 23rd and 24th of June, the center of Paris will transform into a gigantic sports park to celebrate Olympic Day and the city’s bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic games....

It has been announced that members of the public are invited to swim in the Bassin de la Villette, located in the 19th arrondissement, this summer. Swimming in the artificial lake has, up until now, been prohibited due...