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30 km/h speed limits: what benefits for cities?

What are the new regulations in Paris? As of Monday August 30, 2021, the speed limit is 30 km/h on almost all streets in the capital. Until now, about 60% of the Parisian territory was already subject to this speed limit. From now on, it is almost the entire city, except for the ring road and ...

01
Sep
2021

Côte d'Azur: the city of Nice becomes a UNESCO World Heritage Site

tage List as a 'winter resort city of the Riviera' is a tremendous recognition for the architectural, landscape and urban heritage of the Côte d'Azur capital. The mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi, described UNESCO's decision as a "historic event, unique in our history for its dimension and impac ...

28
July
2021

Visit Santa's village

Circle. That's where Santa's village is located. Santa's village The Finnish city of Rovaniemi, located 10 km south of the Arctic Circle, is the capital of Finnish Lapland. But it is best known for receiving visitors heading to the Father Christmas or Santa Claus Village, located nearby on t ...

26
Oct
2007

5 things to do in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

1- Visit a manade Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer would not be what it is without their manades, that is, their bull and horse farms. Throughout the year, many manades open their doors to visitors and offer a variety of activities. You will be able to discover how a manade works and admire the ...

07
Nov
2018

Serbia: discover Novi Sad European Capital of Culture 2022

center, where artistic life is vibrant, especially in disused factories turned into trendy art venues. The city did not wait to be named European capital of Culture 2022 to create 'cultural stations' where old industrial heritage buildings have been rehabilitated into cultural spaces. This is ...

03
Sep
2021

The Lord of the Rings: 5 things to know about the Amazon Prime series

ien's saga. The Amazon Prime Video TV series promises to take us into the darkest depths of the Misty Mountains, the majestic forests of the elven capital of Lindon, and the breathtaking landscapes of the island kingdom of Númenor. On the other hand, the production has announced that, for the ...

09
Sep
2021

Photo: 4 good reasons to visit the Vivian Maier retrospective in Paris

1- This retrospective is a first in the capital This is the first time in Paris that a retrospective has celebrated the work of American photographer Vivian Maier. Among the 278 photos on display at the Musée du Luxembourg, you will be able to discover never-before-seen shots. This retrospec ...

23
Sep
2021

The Theorem of Narcissus: a free exhibition at the Petit Palais in Paris

A walk in the museum and its gardens The artist Jean-Michel Othoniel is exhibiting until the end of the year at the Petit Palais in Paris 70 new works, almost all of which have been produced especially for the occasion. This artist, known for his obsession with pearls and reflections, will once ...

04
Oct
2021

The Nice Carnival 2022 will be full of novelties

The Nice carnival reinvents itself Get ready for some changes at the 2022 edition of the Nice Carnival! The city of Nice said it has taken advantage of the cancellation of the 2021 edition due to Covid-19 to reinvent this must-see event on the Nice calendar. For a few years now, the municipal ...

13
Oct
2021