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Cemetery: all the practical information in 7 questions

eries are burial spaces open to the public during the day. You may freely enter a cemetery, even if you are not a resident of the community and no family member is buried there. In cemeteries, including some famous ones such as the Père-Lachaise cemetery in Paris or the marine cemetery in Sè ...

16
Feb
2022

Deepavali: how is this festival celebrated in Malaysia?

most important for Indians. 'Divali' is the contracted form of 'deepavali' a name derived from the Sanskrit dîpa avali, 'row of lamps'. The Hindu family that hosted me in Malaysia actually prefers to use the full name of deepavali. The name is a reminder that this festival, held for 5 days b ...

29
Nov
2022

Julie Manet : a fascinating exhibition at the Musée Marmottan-Monet in Paris

Painting as a legacy In the Manet family, we of course know Édouard Manet, the author of Déjeuner sur l'herbe, and his brother Eugène Manet, a less famous painter. But have you heard of Julie Manet, the daughter of Eugène Manet and Berthe Morisot born in 1878? On this International Women's R ...

08
Mar
2022

Gardening: what is an epiphytic plant?

iphytic plants, we must of course mention orchids: although they are usually sold in pots, most of them do not need soil. In fact, the vast orchid family includes 70% epiphytic plants. In their natural environment, these flowers of tropical origin grow on trees. This is also the case with anth ...

23
Mar
2022

Family Duels: the game that replaces Numbers and Letters

throughout the week in a warm setting with a giant apartment feel. In keeping with the DNA of the France 3 channel, 'the channel of the regions', each family will represent a French region. In the first week of the show, a family from the Loiret (45) will face a family from the Charente (16). ...

25
Aug
2022

What are the different Christmas traditions in Europe?

Christmas in England From the beginning of December, the English send cards to their friends and family. The cards received are hung on the wall until Epiphany Day on January 6. On Christmas Eve, children will sing Christmas Carols in the streets and receive small gifts or sweets. They hang l ...

03
Dec
2009

Les Orres : a family and nature resort

A resort for the whole family Les Orres is one of the most popular resorts in the Hautes-Alpes. It offers 100 km of slopes lined with larches and located between 1550 m and 2720 m of altitude, that is to say 1170 m of vertical drop. This resort, which has 19 lifts, 37 runs (7 green, 6 blue, 20 r ...

19
Dec
2013

Telecommuting: 3 tips for working in optimal conditions

fficult to draw a clear line between work and personal life. In particular, you may find it difficult to get to work in the morning, especially if family members are calling on you or family obligations are holding you up. In this case, it's a good idea to set a clear schedule for when you sta ...

11
Mar
2022

The Japanese apple tree: a spring flowering shrub

rown for its fruit but for its pink or white spring bloom. This ornamental tree, whose botanical name is Malus floribunda, belongs to the Rosaceae family. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ben Hayman (@the_garden_keeper_) It should not be confused with a tr ...

14
Apr
2022

The Promenade Museum in Digne: a walk for the whole family

lkplace, crisscrossed by 4 discovery trails. Each of these trails can be covered in about 15 minutes. The walk is easy and accessible to the whole family. However, people with reduced mobility can use the asphalt road (forbidden to vehicles, except for service vehicles). They can also ask to a ...

22
Apr
2022

10 Chinese Dramas for Beginners

h deserved. With a storyline worthy of Monte Christo's account, this drama tells the revenge of a man to get justice and truth about the death of his family and the betrayal of which he was the victim. The 54 episodes of the series keep you on the edge of your seat and go by at breakneck speed, b ...

26
June
2022

Palm tree, coconut tree or date tree: how to recognize them?

What is a palm tree? Palms are flowering plants in the Arecaceae family. Contrary to popular belief, they are not trees but rather giant grasses! They do not have a trunk or branches, but a stipe (a kind of large fibrous stem) and palms. The term palm can be used to refer to a wide variety of pl ...

18
Nov
2022

Organize a Secret Santa in 5 questions

Santa in English is a Christmas tradition that comes to us from Anglo-Saxon countries. It is an exchange of Christmas gifts within a group of people (family, friends or colleagues) that is based on a draw. Each participant draws the name of a person for whom they must find a gift. Each person als ...

09
Dec
2022

New Year's Eve: 5 good reasons to look good for the holidays

ke funerals where we dress in black to express mourning. 2- To show your best side Since New Year's Eve is usually a party where you meet up with family and/or friends, it's inconceivable to go dressed down. On this day, we make a festive look for ourselves but also for others. The second of ...

29
Dec
2022

The Mougins Christmas market: fun for the whole family

A family outing The commune of Mougins, in the Alpes Maritimes, offers you to celebrate Christmas before Christmas thanks to free animations for the whole family. This year again, the village has thought of everything to please the children: face painting, ice rink, carousel, inflatable structur ...

14
Dec
2012

The Christmas market of Ribeauvillé : a medieval atmosphere

tlewomen... This market with its original atmosphere is very popular and welcomes between 15,000 and 20,000 visitors per day! Activities for the whole family At the Ribeauvillé Christmas market crafts and local products are also in the spotlight. You can admire Christmas cribs and Advent wreaths ...

11
Dec
2013

The Féeries d'Auteuil : a Christmas market in Paris

the benefit of the Apprentis d'Auteuil association. The Apprentis d'auteuil is an association that helps young people in great academic, social and family difficulty. This event is an opportunity to: - support the association - discover the work of young people in rehabilitation, unique and ...

20
Nov
2014

Holi: 5 things to know about the festival of colors

colored ammunition (balloons filled with colored water and dyed powders called gulal). On the big day, you have to be ready to spray your friends, family but also complete strangers you meet on the street. No one is spared, not even tourists, so expect to be covered in color! Also be careful w ...

16
Mar
2022

Gardening: caring for a tillandsia in 5 questions

aughters of the air, you're spoiled for choice with nearly 400 species of plants with leathery, evergreen foliage. These plants from the Bromeliad family, the same family as the pineapple, are quite unusual in that they don't need to root themselves in the ground to feed and grow. So the first ...

25
Mar
2022

The camerisier or edible honeysuckle: an amazing shrub

back of a bed or plant it as a lone subject in your garden. You can even grow it in a container on your terrace. This shrub of the Caprifoliaceae family starts to produce fruit in the second year and can continue to be productive for about 30 years. A bay to discover While it is commonly cul ...

27
Apr
2022