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Zip-Lining Off the Eiffel Tower

Zip-Lining Off the Eiffel Tower

By John Leicester | Jun 7
For one week only, visitors will be able to zip-line from one of Paris's most iconic landmarks.

Paris and London Announce Joint Business Plan

Paris and London Announce Joint Business Plan

Mar 28
Paris and London, traditional rivals when it comes to attracting tourists and industry, have signed a business agreement to cooperate in attracting visitors and companies.

80s Revival at Paris Fashion Week

By Thomas Adamson | Mar 6
It was designer Elie Saab's first collection since his coup of dressing Meryl Streep for the Oscars following the actress' high-profile spat with Chanel. That and more from Paris Fashion Week...

More From Paris Fashion Week

By Thomas Adamson | Mar 2
Day 2 of Paris Fashion Week saw deconstructed clothes, blown-up prints, and contrasting patterns shake up the runways at the VIP-filled collections of Dries Van Noten, Maison Margiela and Lanvin.

Paris Fashion Week Kicks Off

By Thomas Adamson | Mar 1
Here are some highlights from Tuesday, the first day of fall-winter 2017 shows.

Strike Over French Wage Negotiations Shutters the Eiffel Tower

Dec 13
The Eiffel Tower - normally open every day of every year - is closed because of a strike over salaries and working conditions.

Facing Pollution Peak, Paris Takes Drastic Measures

Dec 6
Paris has temporarily barred half of all cars from traveling on city streets and made public transportation free for the day as it battles a peak in pollution.

Making the Most of Gay Marais

By Jill Gleeson | Nov 25
Since the 1970s the Marais has been the hub of LGBT life, with loads of great gay bars, retailers, and cafes.

Eiffel Tower to be Turned Into a Rental Apartment

May 20
Four lucky competition winners are set to be the first people in history to use the Eiffel Tower as a vacation home next month.

Canapes Under the Canopy? Paris Gentrifies Rusty Mall

By Thomas Adamson | Apr 19
Swapping burgers for lobster souffle and rusty welding for a state-of-the-art canopy roof, Paris' mayor this month unveiled a $1 billion revamp of the city's dilapidated main shopping and transport complex, Les Halles.

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