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.
In order to stimulate local economics, the shops of three more French cities will prolong their working hours. As The Local reports, awarding the cities with official status happened after the appropriate applications of mayors and after negotiations with employers and trade unions.
In its application the government of the country stated that all three cities meet the criteria necessary for acquiring a status of travel area. Several of them have already had international reputation thanks to trade, culture, and historical heritage.
Located in central part of France, Dijon became the first city that does not have an outlet to the sea but has received a similar status. Antibes joined four cities with the same statues situated along Cote d’Azur in France, and La Baule, seaboard resort in Britain became the first in the list representative of Western region of the country.
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.
Austrian air company People’s Viennaline announced the opening of the shortest international flight in the world. The carrier is organizing flight from Switzerland to Germany in the length of eight minutes, The Daily Mail reports.
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.
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