Paris Iconic Riverside Booksellers Granted Stay During Olympics, Macron Rules

As the countdown to the Olympics opening ceremony on July 26th continues, plans were set in motion to temporarily remove hundreds of these beloved green boxes lining the river

“Paris Balcony Safety Debate Intensifies Ahead of Olympics Opening Ceremony”

Olivier Princivalle, representing the Property Professionals’ Association FNAIM, sounded the alarm, highlighting the vulnerability of buildings, some over 150 years old, to the strain of additional weight

Paris 2024 Olympic Medals Unveiled: Eiffel Tower’s Legacy Shines in Chaumet’s Masterpiece

Each corner of the hexagon is adorned with spurs resembling the rivets used in the Eiffel Tower's construction, further emphasizing the medal's connection to this architectural marvel

President Macron Champions Fitness Revolution Ahead of Paris Olympics

In his video, President Macron emphasized the multifaceted advantages of regular physical activity, highlighting its positive impact not only on health but also on various aspects of daily life

Macron faces crucial juncture as elections loom and challenges mount

The president's address comes at the close of a challenging year marked by contentious reforms and civil unrest. Macron's government pushed through highly unpopular pension reforms, prompting summer riots following the police killing of youths

Eiffel Tower shuts its doors: Strikes disrupt access to iconic landmark

A spokesperson for the Eiffel Tower confirmed that the closure is in effect until further notice, citing ongoing contract negotiations between the city of Paris, which owns the 134-year-old monument, and the striking workers

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Burgundy Wine Thief Arrested After Amassing 7,000 Bottles Worth €500,000

The individual, whose identity remains undisclosed, stands accused of purloining a staggering 7,000 bottles valued at approximately €500,000 ($550,000) from various employers over a span of 15 years

Eiffel Tower Closure Sparks Concern Over Financing and Maintenance

The strike, which commenced on Monday, has been driven by the collective discontent of the tower's staff, decrying what they perceive as insufficient investment in the upkeep of this global landmark

Kylian Mbappe Set to Make Historic Move to Real Madrid

The French sensation has reached an agreement with the 14-time Champions League winners, poised to don the iconic white jersey at the culmination of the ongoing season

Paris Iconic Riverside Booksellers Granted Stay During Olympics, Macron Rules

As the countdown to the Olympics opening ceremony on July 26th continues, plans were set in motion to temporarily remove hundreds of these beloved green boxes lining the river

Strike Threatens Eiffel Tower Visits Amid Financial Dispute

The strike, called by unions to protest the financial management of the tower, could extend indefinitely, casting a shadow over one of Paris's most beloved landmarks