Susan Ross Donohue

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14 Classic French Desserts

Vanilla Crème Brûlée<p>This classic baked custard gets a last-minute broil to create the smooth, crackable sugar crust.<p><b>Try this recipe!</b><p>Strawberry Savarin<p>…

The man who ‘invented’ Impressionism

It’s hard to believe that Monet, Degas and Renoir once faced hostility from the art world. Alastair Sooke reveals how one man changed everything.<p>Few movements in the history of art feel as familiar as Impressionism. Barely a week goes by without Monet and his contemporaries generating headlines for …

Art

Nov 17, Church of Saint Julien Le Pauvre

Church of Saint Julien le Pauvre, one of the oldest churches in all of Paris, a witness to the unfolding of the city's history from Roman times to …

A Boomer in Paris Tour by Je Suis. PARIS - Dave's Travel Corner

Je Suis. PARIS Announces New Guided Vacation Exclusively For Baby Boomer Women<p>Je Suis. PARIS, the boutique travel company specializing in guided …

France

Paris Catacombs

The cab glides through Saturday morning. The great avenues are quiet, the shops closed. From a bakery comes the scent of fresh bread. At a stoplight a blur of movement draws my attention. A man in blue coveralls is emerging from a hole in the sidewalk. His hair falls in dreadlocks, and there is a …

Paris is Always a Good Idea, But Especially in the Spring

Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de: Graphic Design, History

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Aristide Bruand, 1892<p>Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, <i>Confetti</i>, 1894<p>Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Jane Avril at the Jardin de Paris, …

France

Henri De Toulouse-Lautrec News - Biography

The first laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed by Philippe Mouret in 1987 opened up the area of ​​modern surgery by generalizing the laparoscopic …

Paris to tourists: Stop locking down love

The tourist tradition of attaching padlocks to Paris’ Pont des Arts footbridge is ruining the structure – leading to some critics asking for the tradition to be outlawed.<p>Every year, thousands of couples make the pilgrimage to Paris’ Pont des Arts footbridge, where they attach to its railings …

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Paris Photograph - Le Petit Zinc Restaurant, Art Nouveau, Paris France, Home Decor

Paris Photograph - Le Petit Zinc Restaurant, Art Nouveau, Paris France, Home…<p>See more<p>Cafe Le Nemours, Paris in the Rain .Café Le Nemours is one of …

Highlights of Paris: Eiffel and Monet to Crème Brûlée

See the Travel Details above for recommendations highlighted in <b>bold</b>, excerpted from Rick’s guidebooks.<p>Hi, I’m Rick Steves — back with more of the …

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History of the Lapin Agile

Agile Development

take me there

Vivre à Paris. I want to take this shot in colour, evening, light rain.<p>See more<p>Pont Alexandre III et Tour Eiffel, Paris. This was my first view of …

Wanderlust

Ladurée bakery in Paris, France.<p>See more<p>Laduree is a luxury cakes and pastries brand based in Paris, France. It is known as the inventor of the …

Top 10 things to do in Paris in spring

Paris is beautiful to explore any season. But spring is the time to soak up that special ‘April in Paris’ charm that Sinatra sung about so well: chestnut groves blossom, city parks burst into flower, plane trees sprout foliage over boulevards, and cafe terraces buzz with new-found energy as …

France

Art and History Intersect at a Paris Shop

On the Left Bank of the River Seine, directly across from the Louvre museum, a crowded little shop has provided supplies to artists for more than 100 years. Cezanne bought oil paints there. Picasso liked their gray pastels. The shop, Sennelier, is a Paris repository of art history and …

Art

Permanent Mistakes - Eiffel Style

There are two kinds of people in this world…..those who jump, and those who fly. No, three kinds of people – there are also those who think they can …

Shakespeare & Company, Paris

December 14, 2011<p><b>Sad news for Paris and book lovers today.</b><p><b>Below is from Shakespeare & Co., Paris:</b><p><b>GEORGE WHITMAN</b> <i><br>On Wednesday 14th December, 2011,</i> …

Paris Belongs To Me

This is the only quote I have in my repertoire -<p><i>If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of</i> …

Les Puces de Saint-Ouen

Les Puces de Saint-Ouen, the worlds largest flea market Les Puces de Saint-Ouen, the most famous flea market in France and the worlds largest antique …

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A Breathtaking 3-Minute Tour of Paris Like You've Never Seen It Before

Anyone who's ever been to Paris knows that it has a unique pulse, a feeling that even time is somehow compressed amidst the vibrant surroundings, …