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Oui, you heard that right. There is an annual race in Paris where professional runners take to the steps of the Iron Lady to race to the top. Called “la Verticale de la Tour...

The legendary Bluebell Girls were first seen at The Lido, a cabaret and burlesque show, in 1948. Led by Irish dancer Margaret Kelly Leibovici OBE (1910-2004), they were named for the color of her...

Back in the 90s I was a regular visitor to Paris. We’d stay near Père-Lachaise cemetery with my sister-in-law, and I used to escape on my bike whenever I could, dicing with the Parisian...

"Cooking is like golf, you just slice it, chip it and put it on some greens." The Ryder Cup is underway this week-- the French are so proud to be hosting this prestigious event for...

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,...
Gaël Monfils at Roland-Garros in 2011

La fin de l’été. The end of summer. As summer comes to an end, it signals the beginning of many things: shorter days, school supplies shopping, the return of pumpkin-flavored things, and the disturbing realization...

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...