You’ve just bought a ten-pack of Paris Metro tickets (a carnet) and none of them work! When you try to go through the turnstile, the red light flashes. Have you put your metro tickets in a pocket that also has keys, spare change or a USB memory stick? Any of […]

Metro ticket tip

As of today (May 4,’09) there are four reported cases of swine flu in Paris. (One couple had recently returned from a trip to Mexico). The buzzword here is ‘serenity and vigilance’. Tomorrow a campaign to encourage healthy practices such as washing hands and not coughing all over strangers in […]

Swine Flu in Paris