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France And Euro 2016 - Nice, Eze Village & Monaco


From Paris, we took a 6 am flight to one of my favourite cities, Nice; pronounced as “Neece”. Unfortunately, our flight was delayed due to some air traffic personnel strike (which I was told is neither a big deal nor very rare). 1.043 palabras más


EURO 80: The Tournament That Time Forgot

Did you know that Belgium have reached the final of a major tournament? Don’t worry if you didn’t, because no one ever seems to remember EURO 80, writes Ste McGovern. 1.186 palabras más



Germany, here we come! Our next adventure is to Germany, a country in the third largest continent, Europe. The capital is Berlin, and has a population of 82.67 million. 124 palabras más


154 Down The Drain

Okay just in case you couldn’t guess it, 154 were the number of days that I had left before I caught my flight to Europe to do an early 60th birthday celebration.  1.267 palabras más


Some of them came from across the sea: Ireland's foreign born footballers

Three World Cup and three European Championship outings reflect the strong footballing tradition Ireland holds. More telling, are the number of top class players to have worn the Irish jersey, the vast majority having plied their trade with the top flight clubs of England and Scotland. 448 palabras más

Armed robbers seize jewels worth '4 million euros' from Paris Ritz


Five men armed with hatchets smashed the windows of the Ritz hotel in Paris’ luxurious Place Vendome

Armed robbers launched a spectacular raid on the world famous Ritz hotel in Paris Wednesday, making off with an estimated four million euros worth of jewels, the latest in a string of high-profile heists in the French capital. 357 palabras más

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