Eiffel Tower

Why Paris' Greatest Art Nouveau Metro Stop Is No More

No one does nostalgia better than Parisians, who just seem to have a real knack for sprinkling eccentric, liveable history into their everyday …

Paris

Emmanuel Macron is lending the UK a famous piece of Franco-British history in a grand diplomatic gesture

• <b>Emmanuel Macron reportedly approved the loan of the 11th-century Bayeux Tapestry to Britain.</b>• <b><br>The artifact depicts the Norman Conquest of Britain in 1066.</b>• <b><br>Macron made the gesture ahead of a major meeting with Theresa May.</b>• <b><br>The French President has a penchant for grand gifts on the world stage.</b><p>Britain …

U.S. Politics

Take a Custom Tour of London, Florence, or Paris Starting at $499

There’s no thrill quite like traveling to a new city, but the stress of planning and the pressure to see it all can get in the way of fully enjoying …

Europe

Planning your next holiday? This is your ideal travel companion

Nothing matches the joy of globetrotting. But, travelling comes with its share of hassles, especially when it comes to getting a sim card that serves …

Travel

A Tale Of Two Travel Opportunities: How To Handle Being More Jet Set Than Your Partner

Traveling as a couple can a big test for the relationship. If you can’t vacation well together, it might be a sign for the future.<p>But couple travel can be difficult, especially if partners come from different financial backgrounds.<p>Although it’s much more fun to post sunset photos with #wanderlust …

Travel

Heartbroken fiancée of footballer who died after collapsing during game reveals they were planning Ibiza wedding this year

The heartbroken fiancée of a footballer who died after collapsing during a game on Saturday has told how they were due to marry later this …

Kate Middleton

20 Vegan Valentine's Day Recipes That Aren't a Pain to Make

No Eggs? No Problem.<p>January 16, 2018<p>There's no better time than Valentine's Day to show your partner how much you care by making a heartfelt homemade …

Vegan

What Obama’s Photographer Learned About Travel

During his eight years as the chief official White House photographer for President Barack Obama, Pete Souza, the former director of the White House Photo Office, traveled to all 50 states and more than 60 countries. Those trips added up to more than 1,300 flights on Air Force One and nearly 1.5 …

Barack Obama

Boost Your Social Strategy With Real-World Icons

Social media is clearly a valuable channel for increasing exposure, but only a select few brands really understand how it works. If you’re just going …

Digital Marketing

Here's Why France Wants to Protect the Baguette

What do you think French President Emmanuel Macron is calling the envy of the world? Could it be the architectural marvel that is the Eiffel Tower, the country’s inordinate amount of roundabouts (30,000 to be exact), its 15 Nobel Prize in Literature winners? While these are all accomplishments to …

France

Travel Tuesday: Lessons learned on the travel trail

<i>It’s travel Tuesday, where we check in with travel expert Claire Newell from Travel Best Bets for tips to make your next vacation a breeze.</i><p>There are …

Travel

U.S. Travel Coalition Enlists Restaurants and Retailers to Reverse Trump's Isolationist Stance

Invoking the safety in numbers theory, the U.S. Travel Association officially launched its Visit U.S. Coalition on Tuesday with a plea to the Trump …

Tourism

Fact Check: Which of These Architecture Rumors are Actually True?

Fact-checking website Snopes (also known as the internet's <i>first</i> fact-checking website) has now been debunking Urban Legends and setting the record …

Architecture

Francophone: France prefers ‘le mobile multifonction’ to smartphone

Enrichment Commission for the French Language also prefers ‘fibronique’ for fiber optics<p>Smartphones may have become ubiquitous in France but the country’s language mavens hope there’s still time to keep the word from becoming ensconced in everyday speech.<p>The Enrichment Commission for the French …

France

21 YouTube Channels That Will Increase Your IQ By Like 50 Points

"What if all men disappear?", "What's the biggest explosion we can possibly create?", "What's it like to travel into a black hole?", "Why is everyone so bad at giving gifts?"...

Pablo Escobar

Your Paris itinerary: plan your one day trip to Paris

Hi Frugalistas! If you love Paris (and I know you do), this is the series of posts you’ve been waiting for. The best Paris itineraries regardless of …

Paris

Macau's best casinos: A 2018 guide

<b>(CNN) —</b> Macau's casinos have seen some tough times in recent years, but take a walk along the city's casino boulevard, the Cotai Strip, and you'd never know it -- a couple of mega casinos have opened recently and more are in the works.<p>The casino hub is bouncing back from some recent tough …

Las Vegas

These bamboo structures made in Assam to celebrate Bihu explore contemporary themes

If you were in Assam, you would have virtually seen London’s Tower Bridge, the Eiffel Tower, the India Gate or the Red Fort. There’s more. You would …

India

For some Anchorage restaurants, ‘flat is the new up’

At Ginger, a sleek restaurant and bar on Fifth Avenue in Anchorage, managing partner Matt Gill says sales took a hit last year as people ordered …

Restaurants

Pizza envy - Macron wants France's baguette on Unesco heritage list

The baguette - usually known in the English-speaking world as "French bread" - should be placed on the UN's world heritage list, President Emmanuel …

France

Fearful French bakers seek World Heritage status for the traditional baguette

It's on every French table, in every French kitchen and the French take it very (very) seriously.<p>In fact the baguette is so popular in France that …

France

Emmanuel Macron calls for UNESCO status for French baguette

France's Emmanuel Macron has joined the nation's bakers in calling for the baguette to be included on UNESCO's "intangible heritage" list. The …

World News

Fashion week image of the day – sign up to see the bigger picture

Get the photographic highlight of each day’s shows sent directly to you<p>It could be Rihanna riding down the catwalk on a motorbike at New York fashion week. It might be the final, show-stopping bridal look at Chanel haute couture. For the autumn/winter 2018 fashion week season we are sharing the …

Fashion Week

Unshredding Money

LinkThink you’re good at solving jigsaw puzzles? Check this out. In this time-lapse clip, artist Martin John Callanan painstakingly reconstructs a …

Other Sports: Dallas Vert Mile at Reunion Tower presents heightened challenge  | SportsDay

Sampson, 48, became an avid trail runner when he moved to Utah in 2012 to work as a photojournalist for Salt Lake City's CBS affiliate. He was in the …

Sports

See spectacular photos of Venice's Piazza San Marco

The Piazza San Marco is the main square in Venice, and the waterfront portion was originally the most popular entrance to the city before the rail and car bridge from the mainland. The piazza is a popular place for both locals and tourists; outdoor cafes line the square and feature live music in …

Europe

CARTOON 01-15-2018 - Ripley's Believe It or Not!

The Eiffel Tower's elevators travel a combined 64,000 miles a year.<p>Ripley's Believe It or Not!<p>Sign up for the weekly weird!

Cartoons

Twitter helped this girl find the stranger she kissed on the Eiffel Tower, and he had a GF

Are you a fan of romantic comedies? While this story doesn’t star Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks, it does have a little bit of a <i>Sleepless in Seattle</i> vibe to …

17 Gorgeous Photos of the Eiffel Tower at Night

See one of Paris' most iconic monuments in a new light.<p>Millions of people visit the Eiffel Tower in Paris each year, making the iconic 19th-century …

Paris

Woman launches online campaign to find handsome stranger she kissed on the Eiffel Tower

A student who shared a romantic kiss atop the Eiffel Tower forgot to get the mystery man's number.<p>Juliana Corrales, 18, from California, was on a …