The mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo wished to make Paris the first city in the world where unusual cars are to appear. Their main task will become the struggle against capital traffic jams.
‘Flying cars may appear in Paris in the nearest future’, writes Le Figaro. The edition explains that the cars Sea Bubble will fly not between the buildings like in fiction films but above Seine River.
The new type of transport represents something like giant catamaran which skims the surface. The capacity of such a transport way comparing with the typical cars is small – four people.
Cars resembling capsules while moving hardly touch water. With the water-surface only four footings contact. The speed of automobiles will depend on the legislation acting in the exact city (in Paris it is 18 kilometers per hour).
As the developers say, at the initial stage driver is required for Sea Bubble, however, the designers have already thought of the projecting of autonomous model. The construction of the first prototype has already started. The first demonstration in Paris is intended for June. The mass production will be launched in 2017.
Masks, dances, and traditional music penetrate the carnival in Limoux, small and cozy city on the South of France. The carnival has been lasting for three month. Indeed, the performances are at the weekends.
The castle Le Paluel in the South Western France is acclaimed to be auction showpiece. The sales with the purpose to save the destroying mansion will happen on the 21-st of September. The necessary amount is 500 thousand euro, however, the minimal contribution starts from 50 euro.
The best cooks of France will participate in the auction «CHEFS DE GARE» in the course of which the cooking profiles will be represented at the railway stations of the country. This year the auction will happen from the 14-th to 23-rd of October.
Nearly thirty French cities have already implemented the idea of the own local currency. Paris is on the turn. The essence of the concept is that citizens of any given city pay their purchases with the currency additional to euro. The stated currency is about to circulate exceptionally within the exact territory.
As UNN with the reference to Variety reports, French authorities forbade the filming of cinematographic extracts where the violence is represented. Such a decision is caused by the series of terroristic acts happening in 2015-2016. As the result of them government decided to take measures of extreme safety in the country.
Antibes, Dijon and La Baule have been included to the list ‘International travel areas’ of France. The stated status means that in these cities tourists may go shopping in the stores up to midnight and on Sundays.
Having been built in the suburbs of Paris in 1856 by Baron James Rothschild, the castle was left by Saudi owners and stood empty for a quarter of century. The building was transformed into the hobo jungle, the place of drug-dealers meeting, and platform for graffitists.
The oceanarium of Paris created a new entertainment for the visitors – the latest are offered to spend a night in the cozy bed being surrounded by the sharks. Transparent aquarium where the bedroom is arranged dives into ten-meter depth in the reservoir including thirty-five predators, as The Daily Mail reports.