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22-WILHEMSBAD

On a beautiful spring day of 1782, Gretel was sitting on the grass in front of the newly-built Green Castle watching a gentle brook trickling down into a pond. 2 076 mots de plus

World Of Credit

French Photographers: Jean Roubier

If there is but one of the great French photographers who could take your breath away when showing you a site which had been covered already a million times by others it is definitely… 156 mots de plus

Education

The Grand Trianon

The Versailles garden took 40 years to complete. It was designed by Andre Le Notre. The garden covers 800 hectares of land. There are 200,000 trees and 210,000 flowers planted annually, as well as 50 fountains. 986 mots de plus

TRAVEL

Right wing hate slogans on "Queen's vagina" to remain, unwhite-washed

The sculptor of « dirty corner » (aka the Queen’s vagina) located in Versailles France says that he will not remove hateful graffiti from his sculpture, for educational reasons. 47 mots de plus

Art

Some news from France CXLXIII

Ok so the saga continues early in the week, cool humid foggy in the 10’sC 50’s F and no sun yet but no rain either. Not bad after all, the week started ok doing my planning for business travels to come. 1 805 mots de plus

France