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Manuel Ausloos

Bike-share schemes battle for Paris turf, but it's not all free-wheeling

Jul 10 2018

PARIS Grabbing a bicycle from a docking station and riding the streets of Paris used to be one of the city's many charms, but the once-loved Velib system has fallen into disarray and some new dockless bike-share schemes are struggling to survive.

As numbers fall, Paris seeks UNESCO help for classic bistros

Jun 22 2018

PARIS It might seem like there are two on every corner in Paris, but old-style bistros and street cafes are dying out to such an extent that a movement has started to try to protect them. | Video

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