Tag: France

  • Dinner With a Stranger

    Dinner With a Stranger

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    Eating a meal with a stranger is not uncommon in Europe. People do it all the time. Most European don’t share our American ideal of solitude. This is a story of a one time event that lived in memory for a very long time.

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  • A Game People Play

    A Game People Play

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    A successful way to make new friends in a European country is to attend a sporting event. It does not matter what kind of sport. Our cousins in Europe are much like us, they cheer their home team, but their home teams may be much different than those in America.

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Past Article

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The golden age of postcards experienced a dramatic spike when men like Burton Holmes began selling souvenirs of his travel lectures in the first decades of the 20th century. Every place Holmes traveled was photographs and postcards were made to remind those who heard his lectures how wonderful it was to ride in a horse-drawn carriage across a European landscape.

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