History of the Cannes Film Festival

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Get To Know French Riviera, France

My Favorite Summer Drink: Pernod

Musings on the south of France's favorite anise-flavored pastis spirit. By J Kenji López-Alt.

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Anise spirits: types, sensory properties and sensory analysis

on This scholarly article looks at the history, production rules and flavor characteristics of anise spirits, with particular focus ...

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Superyachts and bragging rights: why the super-rich love their ‘floating homes’

An academic who spent six years studying the lavish boats of multimillionaires — on full display at the French Riviera resorts of Cannes and St-Tro...

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World Bank | France

Visit A great resource for the country's quality of living indicators, economy and climate change data.