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This France Theme Park is the Best Day Out

By |January 21st, 2018

Move over Disneyland Paris, there’s another France theme park you need to know about, and this one isn’t just for kids: it’s the robot-dancing, 4D-experiencing, utterly unique Futuroscope. Fusing 21st century technology with cinematic and multimedia innovations, it’s a different kind of theme park than those you’ll usually encounter.
A Historical Context

Futuroscope sits on the […]

5 Surprising Facts to Make You Want to Visit Mont Saint Michel

By |January 1st, 2018

The impressive Mont Saint Michel abbey in France is a historic and architectural wonder that draws millions of visitors every year. Here are the top Mont Saint Michel facts to inspire your trip.
1. It is an island municipality surrounded by quicksand
Located off the coast of Normandy, Mont Saint Michel is an island commune or […]

Reflection on Brexit for British Expats Returning to the UK

By |January 1st, 2018

For British expats returning to the UK, Brexit presents a bit of a conundrum. Britain’s surprise vote to leave the European Union — or to ‘Brexit’ — changed many people’s visions of the country. There has been talk of the once-proud United Kingdom becoming a laughing stock. But as I returned home for Christmas to see my country […]