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Tourism: 5 good reasons to go to Taiwan

1- For the cultural melting pot Taiwan lies in the western Pacific, 100 miles from China's southeast coast. Despite its modest size, this small territory concentrates all the charm of the Far East. The Chinese culture is mixed with various other influences, Japanese and Western in particular, ...

13
Mar
2019

Environment: not everything is allowed on the beach

the Environmental Code, the use of beaches is free and unrestricted. However, collecting sand, pebbles or shells as holiday souvenirs weakens the coastline. That is why this practice is framed by law. According to Article L 321-8 of the Environmental Code, 'material extractions are limited or ...

19
Aug
2021

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

Getaria in the Spanish Basque Country: 5 must-sees

a) to the stairs that lead to the port. Here you can admire an image of Piety which dates from the 16th century. 4- The port of Getaria Like many coastal towns in the Basque Country, Getaria was once a fishing and whaling village. This town in the Spanish Basque Country can also boast ...

10
June
2021

Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: 5 good reasons to visit this village in Normandy

2019 during the eponymous show broadcast on France 3, it is undoubtedly also for its picturesque fishing port. This port, nestled on the Cotentin coast, is well sheltered from the west winds by a long jetty. The third largest port in the Channel, it combines the activities of pleasure port an ...

18
June
2021

Thomas Pesquet's return: what is the earth sickness that astronauts suffer from?

n, but it takes a few days before they can run again. The unpleasant symptoms of earth sickness In the first few hours after his ditching off the coast of Florida, Thomas Pesquet experienced, for the second time, earth sickness. Fortunately for him, doctors have observed that when an astronau ...

09
Nov
2021

Cold snap in France: what causes the phenomenon?

t! At the beginning of next week, the cold will arrive in France. The drop in temperatures will first be seen on Sunday 21 November on the Channel coast and north of the Loire. This cold snap will then descend rapidly southwards on Sunday evening and Monday 22 November. What are the causes ...

19
Nov
2021