Michel Sardou : The final show of an iconic French singer

Following his last concert at La Cigale in Paris on April 12th, we proudly introduce you to Michel Sardou. Michel is one of the most  iconic French singers, whose career spanned more than fifty years. In France, everybody knows at least one of his songs. The most famous include “La maladie d’amour”, “Être une femme”,…

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Do you know that many objects are named after their inventor? – Part 2

Here’s the story of French nouns that were originally the last name of the person who invented them: Part 2: “ La Guillotine” is a machine designed to chop the head. It was invented by Doctor Joseph Guillotin to shorten the agony of the people sentenced to the death penalty. “ Le Kir” is a…

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Do you know that many objects are named after their inventor? – Part 1

Here the two fold story of the French nouns that were originally the last name of the person who invented them: Part 1: “Un Amphitryon” can be used in a very formal language as “a host who receives guests for diner”. This name became popular after the success of a Moliere play from the XVIIth…

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PARIS, Théâtre de lumières – a Time-lapse directed by Dave NIZET

We come back to you with the time-lapse by Dave Nizet which we introduced a few weeks ago on our blog. For 2 years, Dave lived in Paris and observed the city, its people and its monuments. Through the night life, its glowing lights and its effervescence, he shows a wonderful open-air theater. A striking…

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