Les secrets du passage du Gois

Comment relier une île au continent? Les habitants de l’île de Noirmoutier se sont longtemps posé la question. De nos jours nous avons les moyens de construire un pont, mais auparavant, seule une route accessible lors de la basse mer, permettait de relier Noirmoutier à Beauvoir-sur-mer, en Vendée. Explication et description de cette route mythique.   L’Atlantide de Vendée En allant à Noirmoutier, une île … Continuer de lire Les secrets du passage du Gois

The Olympic Games: a double-edged sword

The 6th July 2005, every French citizen was disappointed by the loss of the Games. London had been preferred and selected by the International Olympic Committee as the host city. However, Paris was widely seen as the favourite. As a consequence, and to ward off bad luck, Paris has announced in 2014 its will to organise the 2024 Olympic Games. And this time, the French capital counts on winning them. Nevertheless, is it always good news for a country? Continuer de lire The Olympic Games: a double-edged sword