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French Bandits Hold Up Train Near Marseilles

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jul 8th 2011 11:44 AM


In a scene straight out of "The Great Train Robbery," a group of masked men reportedly held up a passenger train and robbed a freight train outside of Marseilles on Thursday night. So much for worrying about pickpockets.
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Destin-Nation France: A Quick Tour Through Culinary Mecca

by Rebecca Dolan. Posted Jun 15th 2011 07:00 AM
Destin-Nation France: A Quick Tour Through Gastronomic Mecca

FrenchDuck, flickr

There might be no food culture more revered than that of France. Sure there are many great, historic cuisines out there – Chinese, Japanese, Italian – but French gastronomy is the gold standard. Heck, they invented gastronomy.
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