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Paris

A former slang term for the spot exchange rate for the U.S. dollar and the French franc.
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Join our English-speaking guides as we discover Lyon, the culinary capital of France.
Returning to Quebec in the spring of 1696 by way of La Rochelle, this master of guerrilla warfare, or "la petite guerre," received orders from King Louis XIV to move on to Plaisance, the capital of France in Newfoundland.
A prospective visitor to Paris would do well to make a first reconnaissance of the capital of France -- and in these years -- of Europe- in these pages.
In 1912, Georges Monin decided to set up as a liquor and syrup manufacturer in historic Bourges, once the capital of France.
This month in June 1940 The Capital of France by Rene Maheu
After photographing 50 more sights, which meant barely scratching the surface of the luscious capital of France, all but the driver were asleep.
Paris is the capital of France, Jerusalem is the capital of Israel," he said.
Lowdown: The gastronomic capital of France, it's sophisticated and lively.
In modern times it has developed a reputation as the gastronomy capital of France.
Margvelashvili will leave for Paris, the capital of France on July 14, Georgia's presidential administration told Trend.
This deal will offer convenient connections to Senegalese travellers to the capital of France, Paris.
The ceremony took place at the stock exchange in Lyon, the gastronomic capital of France, where Chedid was the fourth chef outside of France to receive a Toques Blanches award and the first Lebanese.