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  1. Eiffel Tower closes as staff strike over pickpocketsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Reuters

    May 22 A strike closed the Eiffel Tower for most of Friday as staff demanded more help to deal with pickpockets operating around the Paris landmark, tower officials and unions said. "There have always been pickpockets at the Eiffel Tower, but we are now facing an organized network", said a union representative.

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  2. France: Pickpockets force Eiffel Tower workers to protest, tourist attraction closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Gleaner

    Tourists wander under the Eiffel Tower as an information board announces that the Eiffel Tower is temporarily closed, in Paris, today. The Eiffel Tower closed to the public for most of the day today as workers protested a rise in aggressive pickpockets around the Paris landmark that attracts thousands of visitors daily.

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  3. Eiffel Tower closed for hours as workers protest pickpockets, crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Globe and Mail

    Tourists wander under the Eiffel Tower as an information board announces that the Eiffel Tower is temporarily closed, in Paris, Friday May 22, 2015. The Eiffel Tower is closed to the public because workers are protesting a recent rise in aggressive pickpockets.

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  4. Eiffel Tower disrupted amid workers' anger about pickpocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Erie Times News

    The walkout came a day after Paris authorities said crime against tourists in the French capital had dropped this year thanks to reinforced police presence and video surveillance. The company that manages the tower said it did not open Friday because the staff was concerned about petty crime around the site and it is working with police to reach a solution.

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  5. Travel briefs: United invites hackers to try itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Star Tribune

    BEFORE MAY 24, 2015. -- An undated image provided by Fury Water Adventures of a woman paddle boarding.

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  6. Eiffel Tower Closed Amid Workers' Anger About Pickpockets4 minutes agoRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | ABC News

    The Eiffel Tower closed to the public for most of the day Friday as workers protested a rise in aggressive pickpockets around the Paris landmark that attracts thousands of visitors daily. The walkout came a day after Paris authorities announced that crime against tourists in the French capital had dropped this year thanks to reinforced police presence and video surveillance.

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  7. Eiffel Tower closes to visitors as workers stage walkout over Paris pickpocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Mail

    A slice of heaven! Incredible pizzeria floats in the middle of the OCEAN off the coast of Fiji A floating blue cottage, plastic wisteria... and mysterious bumps in the night: What it's REALLY like sleeping in the fully functioning house sailing down London's River Thames Stars in reasonably priced cars: Controversial Jeremy Clarkson STILL the star men would most like to go on a road trip with From the Vegas Strip to Costa Rica's Irazu Volcano: Incredible timelapse shows how tourist destinations have changed over time Struggling start-up airline promising no baggage fees, free WiFi and low fares aims to raise $5million through crowdfunding The most relaxing airport experience ever? Inventor creates driverless buggy to whisk passengers from car park to terminal gate without having to walk a step Dubai goes green! Plans unveiled for ambitious Sustainable City in the desert with a 100% ... (more)

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  8. Paris: Crime in tourist zones drop after police reinforcements, increased video surveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Vancouver Sun

    Tourists wander under the Eiffel Tower. Authorities in Paris say violent theft was down 25 per cent and pickpocketing was down 23 per cent in the first four months of 2015, compared with the same period last year.

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  9. Marathon cyclists get a real EiffelRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Blackpool Today

    A train driver's 485-mile marathon from Paris to Blackpool Tower has raised more than 6,000 for charity. Alan Shooter set off from the Eiffel Tower with 20 other riders to raise cash for Help for Heroes and Huddersfield Town Football Club's Keep It Up campaign to fund Yorkshire's Air Ambulance service.

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  10. Phila. Orchestra traveling with kids in towRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Philly.com

    With expensive instruments to look after and the need for rest after a transatlantic flight, why would any Philadelphia Orchestra player want to add young children to the barely movable feast that is the 2015 tour of Europe? For a half-dozen of them, it was a matter of taking home along with them, a better option than missing the tour. As the musicians deplaned Tuesday in Brussels and took buses to the first concert locale in Luxembourg, a handful of children were in tow, along with nannies and grandmothers.

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  11. Short Film 'French Kiss' Blends Digital Marketing and ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Hollywood Reporter

    Marriott Hotels rolled out the red carpet Tuesday night for their new digital content venture with the premiere of French Kiss starring Tyler Ritter and Margot Luciarte at the Marina del Rey Marriott in Los Angeles. Producer duo Ian Sander and Kim Moses teamed with the Marriott Content Studio and Marriott Hotels to produce the second piece in a series of short films.

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  12. Ascott announced its target of 10,000 apartment units in Europe by 2020.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | 4 Hoteliers

    Ascott reaffirms commitment to Europe market during the visit by President of the Republic of Singapore Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam to Citadines Suites Arc de Triomphe Paris. CapitaLand's wholly owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited , welcomed the visit by Singapore's President Tony Tan to its newly opened Citadines Suites Arc de Triomphe Paris, as part of its celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of trade relations between Singapore and France.

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  13. Marriott Content Studio And Marriott Hotels Premiere Original Short Film 'French Kiss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Bottom Line

    Today, the Marriott Content Studio - in partnership with Marriott Hotels, the company's flagship brand - premieres its second original short film, French Kiss , with a global YouTube launch followed by a gala screening and party at the Marina del Rey Marriott in Los Angeles this evening. The multi-platform, all-screens distribution strategy, includes digital - frenchkissfilm.com - limited theatrical release, Marriott Hotels' guest rooms, as well as on Marriott.com and to the 50 million Marriott Rewards members.

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  14. How to Navigate a Parisian Market like a ProRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | SFGate

    Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline , we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun. Today: At a Parisian market, KatieQ shows us how to walk the walk, talk the talk, and eat the eats.

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  15. Ten of the most amazing city streets for walkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    We might have walkers, hikers, trekkers, ramblers and wayfarers, all with their hearty country connotations, but no real urban equivalents so perfectly exemplified by the French terms, "boulevardiers' and "flaneurs". It's the fashion to tackle long hikes up mountains and along coastlines, but how many rocks and trees are enough? Such walks condense a city's character into a concrete kilometre or two; they provide history, architecture, culture, cafes, shopping and scenery.

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  16. Jetsetter reveals the world's sexiest hotels which include 'pleasure menus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Mail

    Travel booking site, Jetsetter, polled over 3,000 people to find out if they think sex is better in hotels than at home With 81 per cent responding with a resounding yes, the site has unveiled their list of the world's hottest hotels Recently, travel booking site Jetsetter polled over 3,000 people to find out if they think sex is better in hotels - and 81 per cent of respondents said yes. Whether you prefer a week-long escape to an exclusive beachfront hideaway or a city break at one of Manhattan's most seductive hotels, the biggest obstacle will be narrowing down the perfect 'get it on' pick for you and your significant other.

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    Tuesday May 19 | KXVO

    The Marriott Content Studio And Marriott Hotels Premiere Original Short Film "French Kiss" - Produced By Ian Sander And Kim Moses - Worldwide On Multiple Platforms - CW15 - OMAHA The Marriott Content Studio And Marriott Hotels Premiere Original Short Film "French Kiss" - Produced By Ian Sander And Kim Moses - Worldwide On Multiple Platforms /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Marriott Content Studio - in partnership with Marriott Hotels, the company's flagship brand - premieres its second original short film, French Kiss , with a global YouTube launch followed by a gala screening and party at the Marina del this evening.

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  18. Young Britons more likely to have visited Eiffel Tower than British landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Mail

    Young prefer foreign sights to the glories of Great Britain: Under-35s much more likely to have visited Eiffel Tower or Sydney Opera House than historical British landmarks Three times as many young Britons have been to the top of the Empire State Building as have visited Bamburgh Castle on the Northumbrian coast Young Britons are more likely to have seen the Eiffel Tower or the Sydney Opera House than some of the finest historic and architectural gems on their own doorstep. Three times as many have been to the top of the Empire State Building as have visited Bamburgh Castle on the rugged Northumbrian coast.

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  19. It's a Scream: New Louis Vuitton museum - and a masterpiece...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CultureMap

    The enormous building, with its giant glass sails flaring overhead, bursts into view like an apparition from the next century. The futuristic glass sculpture disguises a marvelous museum that is currently housing an almost equally impressive exhibition, "Keys to a Passion."

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  20. John Giduck Reveals Favorite Destinations in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | PRWeb

    John Giduck reveals his top attractions and activities that travelers can enjoy when they head to the best destinations in Europe this summer. Europe has long been a beloved destination for travelers of all ages.

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