Biarritz, France Newswire

Biarritz, France Newswire

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  1. Haut-Bailly owner makes 'officer' grade on French honours listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Decanter Magazine

    Robert G Wilmers, owner of Chateau Haut-Bailly in Pessac Leognan since 1998 and chairman of M&T Bank Corporation in the US, has been awarded one of France's highest civilian honours. France's Legion d'Honneur merit system was originally devised by Napoleon Bonaparte as a way of rewarding civilians as well as soldiers.

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  2. More shuttersRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 5 | TrekEarth

    More shutters captured in the city of Bayonne in South-West France. This is the last post in this series.

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  3. 18 Bands to See During Weekend 1 of ACL Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Austin Monthly

    ... surfy guitars reverberate under lyrics sung in French. La Femme - a noir-pop band with punk flair from Biarritz, France - exudes the same nonchalant cool of '60s artists like Velvet Underground, Serge Gainsbourg, or Franoise Hardy. Though the band ...

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  4. Bayonne facadesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 23 | TrekEarth

    Some typical Basque facades that are to be found in the city of Bayonne in south-west France. Bayonne; Basque: Baiona; Spanish: Bayona is a city and commune and one of the two sub-prefectures of the department of Pyrenees-Atlantiques, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of south-western France.

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  5. Prospect along the left bankRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2017 | TrekEarth

    A perspective along the left bank of the River Nive in Bayonne, here lined with many bars and restaurants Bayonne; Basque: Baiona; Spanish: Bayona is a city and commune and one of the two sub-prefectures of the department of Pyrenees-Atlantiques, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of south-western France. It is located at the confluence of the Nive and Adour rivers in the northern part of the cultural region of the Basque Country, as well as the southern part of Gascony where the Aquitaine basin joins the beginning of the Pre-Pyrenees.

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  6. An elegant facadeRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2017 | TrekEarth

    An elegant facade observed above a restaurant on the banks of the River Nive in Bayonne. Bayonne; Basque: Baiona; Spanish: Bayona is a city and commune and one of the two sub-prefectures of the department of Pyrenees-Atlantiques, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of south-western France.

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  7. BayonneRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | TrekEarth

    Bayonne; Basque: Baiona; Spanish: Bayona is a city and commune and one of the two sub-prefectures of the department of Pyrenees-Atlantiques, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of south-western France. It is located at the confluence of the Nive and Adour rivers in the northern part of the cultural region of the Basque Country, as well as the southern part of Gascony where the Aquitaine basin joins the beginning of the Pre-Pyrenees.

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  8. France's funfair operators join anti-Macron protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Egypt Today

    The mainly small family businesses jumped on the anti-Macron bandwagon even though their complaint centres on a threat to their livelihood that took effect before the president took office in May. Organisers said some 10,000 trucks and caravans took part in the protest including up to 500 in Paris, with other "go-slows" snarling traffic in Toulouse, Marseille, Lyon and Strasbourg. The protesters, some decked out as clowns, formed a noisy marching band during the Paris protest.

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  9. Friends member Walter Rich - Holocaust survivor, wine lover and Philly's bon vivantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... and lived with abandon. Mr. Rich, 89, a longtime resident of Center City, was in his favorite hotel in Biarritz, France, when he died Aug. 29 after injuring himself in a fall. He died without suffering, said his longtime partner, Ellen Steiner. Mr. ...

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  10. Bette Davis's assistant tells all in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... That while they traveled the world and Sermak wrote the entire book in longhand. Here they are lounging in Biarritz, France after reviewing the galleys The author's journal page describes her first meeting and impression of the film star, noting she ...

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  11. Coco-Chanel-9244165-2-402Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | BIO

    With her trademark suits and little black dresses, fashion designer Coco Chanel created timeless designs that are still popular today. "Nature gives you the face you have at 20; it is up to you to merit the face you have at 50." "Look at how ridiculous these women are, wearing clothes by a man who doesn't know women, never had one, and dreams of being one!" " "I love luxury.

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  12. Rewind: How Hard Can It Be for a French Girl to Go on Vacation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | The New York Times

    Filled with talkative young French people, "Le Rayon Vert" is quintessential Eric Rohmer . The premise - one woman's attempt to go on summer vacation - is almost laughably banal, something like a satire on the French vacation obsession .

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  13. ISA Promotes Surfings Global Reach with Eleven Sports Broadcast DealRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The International Surfing Association has secured a new TV deal with global broadcaster ELEVEN SPORTS , which will see multiple ISA World Championships highlights now shown in Belgium, Luxembourg, Singapore, Chinese Taipei and the USA. The 2017 ISA World Surfing Games, which took place from May 20-28, 2017 in Biarritz, France, will be among the ISA events broadcast on Eleven Sports.

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  14. Smith: Connected to France through friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    This holiday paradise, which peaks in summer, has a Georgia connection in that it is the home of former Georgia football master achiever Richard Tardits, whose remarkable story has never been told enough. His family is one of two resonating links I have with the enclave known as the land of the "Big Fish."

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  15. AP Interview: Paris open to esports on 2024 Olympic programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Canada.com

    Tony Estanguet, co-president of the Paris Olympic bid committee, told The Associated Press that he will hold talks with esports representatives and the IOC about the possibility of gaming joining the 2024 program. The explosion in popularity of esports events, drawing large crowds of youngsters to arenas for tournaments, has already seen gaming embraced by the Asian Games.

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  16. ISA President and ISA Honoured with Special Award at Annual SIMA Watermans WeekendRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The International Surfing Association has expressed its appreciation and gratification on being honored with A Special Recognition Award at the annual Waterman's Awards , hosted by the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association in Laguna Beach this weekend. ISA President Fernando Aguerre displays the sand of 47 nations at the 2017 ISA World Surfing Games in Biarritz, France.

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  17. Timestravel: Food lovers' dream Pays de Saint-Jean-de-Luz is a world awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Evening Times

    LOCATED between sea, mountains and Basque countryside, the Pays de Saint-Jean-de-Luz in the south-west of France counts 11 quaint towns and villages, each with its own story to tell. The region is a land of contrasts and hidden treasures, and its chic, festive, sporty and friendly charm are just the tip of the iceberg.

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  18. LECTRA: Lectra, ESTIA, the Today Tomorrow Textiles Foundation and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    Dedicated to innovative and sustainable materials for the future, the Chair will help the textile and apparel industry create disruptions Paris, July, 5, 2017 - Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials, l'Ecole superieure des technologies industrielles avancees , the Today Tomorrow Textiles Foundation, and JPS Conseil announce the creation of the ' Biarritz Active Lifestyle Integral' Chair dedicated to tomorrow's innovative and sustainable materials.

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  19. Oum Kalthoum in the 1970s/File photo via Wikimedia CommonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Egypt Today

    ... of the musical legend Oum Kalthoum, at the Festival International de Programmes Audiovisuels ( FIPA) in Biarritz, France. The documentary is titled Oum Kalthoum, la voix du Caire. Oum Kalthoum is a woman who has had the largest social and political ...

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  20. Saint-Jean-de-Luz: Coastal beauty, friendly people and delicious French cuisineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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