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Mind the (French SNCF) … Train

SNCF Wings

Never mind the gap, when in France, but beware the trains (as well as excessive laughter at the French, some lack self-humour, nowadays).

Read more about it in French (Le Monde) http://www.lemonde.fr/economie/article/2014/05/22/ter-trop-larges-la-sncf-et-rff-parlent-d-adaptation-tout-a-fait-logique_4423330_3234.html

Read more twits about it in French (Les Echos) http://www.lesechos.fr/entreprises-secteurs/auto-transport/0203511941349-affaire-des-ter-twitter-tourne-la-sncf-en-ridicule-672559.php

Laugh more about it in French (Café du Matin à Paris) http://renaudfavier.com/2014/05/21/sncf-cest-possible-mais-jusquou-niront-il-pas/  

Have another French Coffee to enjoy the laughter http://cestalire.wordpress.com/2014/01/21/un-e-cafe-suspendu-au-hasard/

 

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Yes, things change, and time flies, or vice-versa … Happy New Year anyway

Let it change ...

Of course, most of us in town regret the lovely, slow steam trains in the beautiful mountains. But those who travel 3rd class in rainy seasons may have a different opinion. And if some love museums and antiques, let them spend their holiday in France.

Renaud Favier – January 12th, 2013 – http://bonneannee2013.wordpress.com/