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As all eyes are focused on the 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, few realize the Olympic Games as we know them today...

The French Open will be held over two weeks between late May and early June at the Stadium Roland Garros in Paris France. Named after the...

Beginning on June 8, the eyes of not only Europe, but the world, will be fixed on the television not for political or...

La crêperie des Canettes, Paris 6th. Photo by patrianova. It’s easy to get blasé about crêpes in Paris. If you’re anything like me, after a brief but...

A power-charged week in French news: Jacques Chirac facing embezzlement trial The French court system has just ruled Jacques Chirac, 78 years old,...

As a kid in the US I attended baseball games with my family and football with my friends. In Canada, it was unthinkable to...

A sudden New Year's resolution to conquer the ski slopes, and take my first ski lesson, led me to Gstaad recently. I...

In 2011, I’ve vowed (once again!) to conquer my fears, such as talking to strangers on the phone and standing up to snotty waiters....

October in Paris offers more than just a unique place to spend Halloween. The trees will start to change colour and with this the...

I grew up with five brothers and no sisters. This meant I was destined to be either a tomboy or a priss. I became...

The 2010 Tour de France has been anything but boring.  The second stage, Brussels to Spa, was marred with crashes. Most of the riders...

Folks, we are so close now, we are just a few away from the start of the 2010 Tour de France. That magical time...