Impressions

Sometimes we set aside the practical and the informative to provide personal impressions, stories, vignettes, editorials, commentary, poems, photographic oddities and other eclectic, original material.

France Revisited Newsletter, Feb. 14, 2012

Feb. 14. Love is in the air, that’s what the calendar says: courtly love, big heart love, flower love, filial love, parental love, fraternal...
Big Ben, London

Junior Year Abroad: English as a Second Language

During junior year abroad, Kim Sotman abandons Paris for London for the weekend to reaccustom her ear to English, though it's far cry from the English she knows.

Va-nu-pieds: Parc de Sceaux, A Family

Barefoot French photographer Va-nu-pieds visits the Parc de Sceaux, south of Paris, and spots a family enjoying a day in the sun.

Macabre Bicycle Cemetery Discovered in Paris

In a startling and macabre discovery, archeologists in Paris discovered this week what appears to be a mass bicycle graveyard on the site of a portion of Canal Saint Martin in the 10th arrondissement. The City of Paris gave France Revisited special access to photograph and report on the extraordinary find.

Bloomberg News: Strikes in Paris leave tourists well-fed anyway

A Bloomberg news headline of October 2010, taken up by many online publications, states “Strikes at Eiffel Tower, Orsay Museum Leave Tourists Stranded.”

The U.S. Presidential Election and the American Overseas Voter

Paris, Oct. 27. Editorial on the upcoming American presidential election from the perspective of overseas voters.

Mano Solo has died. If you don’t know his work check it out.

Mano Solo, one of the most remarkable, independent voices of contemporary French music since the release of his first album in 1993, has died at the age of 46. He is buried in Pere Lachaise Cemetery.

James A. Emanuel, a Great American Poet, Turns 90 in Paris

James A. Emanuel passed away on September 28, 2013, at the age of 92. His ashes are in the columbarim at Pere Lachaise Cemetery...

Springtime in Paris… Revisited

March 2014 – In January and February France Revisited fell silent as snowfall in the American northeast, where I spent four weeks on a...

Private Paris & France Tours

Award-winning travel writer and editor Gary Lee Kraut is the go-to guy for individuals and agencies seeking personalized tours, events and advice in Paris and throughout France.

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