BBC: Why the French love to say no

August 12, 2019 asianct 0

5 August 2019 Sylvia Sabes “Non, ce n’est pas possible. I keep telling you, it can’t be done,” the airline booking agent insisted. We’d been on the phone for 20 minutes as I tried to […]

BBC: The secret seat of the Knights Templar

August 7, 2019 asianct 0

25 July 2019 Addison Nugent It was a beautiful spring day in Paris and I was on the terrace of Café Charlot in the French capital’s chicest district, the Marais. Sipping an Aperol spritz, I watched the parade of […]

BBC: Does Egypt have the best falafel in the world?

July 23, 2019 asianct 0

16 July 2019 Dene Mullen It’s Wednesday afternoon in downtown Cairo, and the usual smorgasbord of humanity is going about its daily business. From sharp-suited businesspeople single-mindedly weaving through the capital’s notorious traffic to young […]

TASTE OF CHICAGO

July 9, 2019 asianct 0

JULY 10 – 14, 2019 Grant Park, 337 E. Randolph St. Free admission (ticket purchase required for food) Wednesday – Friday: 11a.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Welcome to the world’s largest […]

CHICAGO FAMILY OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

July 8, 2019 asianct 0

Chicago’s nearly 600 parks, 26 miles of lakefront, and expanded Chicago Riverwalk make it easy to enjoy the great outdoors in the middle of the city. Families can choose from a number of fun activities, including biking along […]

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