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  • Top 10 Quebec expressions

    Vacances au Québec

    Québec and Canada are known to have very specific phrases and that we French do not know necessarily. Fun or completely offset expressions that one invites you to check in the Top 10 Quebec women expressions, so come straight from Quebec. birth we baptize This very funny phrase actually means "without waiting Say what you have to say." Like when a child is born should not wait to be baptized, according to old beliefs. It cost me a buttered! This charming expression Quebec means that the person using it had to pay a very large sum to buy something. Buttered indeed means something very [...]

  • The history of the United States ... in outline

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    Not easy to summarize the rich history of the United States in a few lines ... however, it is always interesting to be aware of the major events that have marked the history of the country that we visit . To us then we dive deeper into the periods that excite us. The Columbian period The history of the United States does not begin with the arrival of the first settlers in the late XVth century, many indigenous peoples occupies a large part of the territory. The first migrations to the United States date back to 35,000 BC when the Asian peoples cross the Bering Strait. Europeans in [...]

  • The US practice, know

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    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity Card: Capital Washington Government Federal Republic presidential system Currency : US dollar (USD) Size : 9,631,418 km2 People 308 745 530 (2010) Language : English, Spanish 10%, Religion : Protestant 51%, Roman Catholic 23% Entry requirements: Visa As for the check, see the steps to take and the [...]

  • Touring ideas in California

    There are multiple ways to discover this vast state is California ... Los Angeles, San Francisco, great beaches and natural areas, here are some ideas of routes to inspire future California living: 10 days in California: the must 10 days seems a minimum to make the circuit representing the major attractions of the California. The steps: San Francisco, Yosemite National Park, Los Angeles, Big Sur, San Francisco Highlights: Culture pioneering SF, Golden Gate and other landmarks, nature, camping and hiking in Yosemite, a taste of the lA madness, beautiful wild beaches of Big [...]

  • 10 sites to check before leaving Florida

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    Florida could be summed up in three words: sun, relaxation and entertainment, but watch this paradise at a price, and tourists are easily figure cow. While not end up ruined it is necessary to prepare at least his trip to avoid all the main tourist traps, already start by consulting the following ten sites, ten very useful sites to prepare a stay in Florida. Discover Florida 1. Website of the Office of the US tourism. Office-tourisme-usa.com lists all US tourist offices. . Find all the practical and tourist information to better organize your stay in the state of Florida You'll find [...]

  • Selection: 10 Cheap Hotels in New York

    New York City

    In New York, the accommodation offer is wide and varied, but generally expensive, however, looking good can have hotels at reasonable prices. To do this it will take away from Manhattan or opt for a hostel. But beware, a New York hostel is not the same as a hostel in Europe, they generally offer more services and more sophisticated. As a result more expensive too. The hippest hostels in New York offer dorm beds for the modest sum of 60 euros per night. Cheap Hotels in New York -The Sun Bright Hotel , a hotel located in Chinatown in Manhattan, near the Metro station Grand-St. This hotel [...]

  • Quebec practice, know

    Vacances au Québec

    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity Card: Capital province: Quebec Largest city: Montreal Population : 8 million inhabitants Constitutio n Parliamentary democracy and Constitutional monarchy Language French (80%), English Religion : Catholicism, Protestantism Entry requirements: Visa : For a stay of less than six [...]

  • Selection of travel blogs on California

    A Quebec California Nathalie shares his new life in California and his impressions, photos and interesting information about this state. Topics blog: California personal impressiosn, photos, culture, gastronomy Url blog: see the blog < br /> blog california Party study six months at the California college of the art in San Francisco, Gregory, design passionate, shares his experience. This blog, very interesting and rich in pictures gives a real preview of the pulsing life of a student in California Blog Topics:. California, culture, photos, testimony Url blog: see the blog So Cal [...]

  • Ten references or the best wines of the United States

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    From the sixteenth century, we find the wine in the United States. But if the grapes all come from France, growers have continued to work their wines in their own way. This is true in Oregon, Washington or New York, and especially in California, where the vine has found its ideal terroir. Ten good American bottles. 1 / Pinot Noir from California Robert Mondavi Private Selection We appreciate the bouquet, and flexibility of the vintage 2011 Robert Mondavi was able to pull up the quality of West Coast wines. 2 / Riesling from New York City On the wine road of Long Island, you have to stop [...]

  • Find a hotel in San Francisco.

    Découvrir San Francisco

    Accommodation and tourist seasons in San Francisco. San Francisco offers a wide range of accommodation, from small hostel in sumptuous luxury hotel via a small budget motel. All remaining still quite expensive, at least well above the rates that can be found in Europe. Spend some time searching for a hotel on the internet on central reservations, Booking kind, with a little luck and you taking them in advance you may find a good deal. Which hotel at what price? The budget accommodation in San Francisco. If you are looking for a hotel in the heart of San Francisco, be aware that prices are [...]

  • 10 sites to check before leaving Canada

    Canada

    tourist destination in vogue, Canada attracts with its untouched nature and its great cosmopolitan cities or flourishes cultural and artistic life first. Find in this selection of ten sites all major attractions of Canada; Quebec, Niagara Falls, the Great Lakes region, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, to name a few. Discover Canada 1. Tourist Office of Canada Welcome to the official website of the Canadian Tourism Commission. Find all the practical and tourist information to organize your trip to Canada. You'll find ideas and walking and hiking routes, but also information like: [...]

  • California practice, know

    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity Card: Capital Sacramento Largest city: Los Angeles People 37,000,000 . Language English, Spanish Religion Protestants, Catholics Entry requirements: Visa As for the check, see the steps to take and the latest security measures with the Embassy of the United States, we must for example a biometric passport, [...]

  • 10 sites to check before leaving California

    California, Los Angeles and starlets, endless boulevards, its vast territory to significant climatic variations, and landscapes as varied as surprising. All these advantages make California the second tourist destination after US New York. Here is a selection of ten sites to help you best prepare your future stay in California. Discover California 1. Discover America Discover America is a publi-private company whose mission is to promote tourism in the USA. Through its website, discover all the large and small United States destinations, you will find travel ideas, photos, formalities [...]

  • New York practice, know

    New York City

    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity Card: Country United States Districts : The Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island . Language English Religion Protestants, Catholics Entry requirements: Visa As for the check, see the steps to take and the latest security measures with the Embassy of the United States, we must for example a biometric passport, [...]

  • 10 sites to check before heading to New York

    New York City

    New York, there are those who have been there, and then another ... Whether you are planning to go to New York or that you got only want to have a taste not miss to check out our selection of ten informative and sights of the Big Apple, as well as some cool blogs addresses made by french expatriates in New York. Discover New York 1. Official site of the tourist office in New York. NYCGO.COM is the official website of New York tourist office, find many practical and tourist information about the Big Apple : hotels, restaurants, bars, monuments and museums, map and guide, transport and [...]

  • I tested for you ... a nightclub on the rooftops of New York!

    New York City

    If the sights of New York are legion and well known (Statue of Liberty, MoMA, Guggenheim Museum and many others), no stay in the city-world can be successful without tasting the atmosphere so special for its nightlife. Whether one prefers the atmosphere rather lounge, jazzy or clubs for night owls, there's something for everyone. In this sense, the city that never sleeps is largely his nickname to his famous rooftop that make its greatest asset. And for the last night of my stay, I throw my allotted two names as local blown me during the day. Around 21 pm I arrive in front of the very popular [...]

  • From Canada: practice, seeing, organization, accommodation, transport ....

    Canada

    Canada is the second largest country in the world after Russia. Like Russia Canada has huge areas of untouched nature. This vast wilderness is one of the major attractions of the country. economically, technologically and culturally, Canada resembles in many ways the United States. However, there are significant differences arising from its British and French heritage. Also unlike its US neighbor Canada prefers to see himself as a cultural mosaic rather than a big melting pot gathered under the banner '' All American ''. Canadians are used to living and to interact with people of different [...]

  • Canada practice, know

    Canada

    & diams; Identity card & diams; Entry requirements & diams; Silver & diams; Transport & diams; Health & diams; Security & diams; Seasons & diams; Daily life & diams; Useful sites Identity card: Capital Ottawa Largest city: Toronto Population : 35 million inhabitants . Constitution Parliamentary democracy and Constitutional monarchy Language English: 59.3%, french 23.2%, other 17.5% . Religion : Catholicism, Protestantism Express entry: Visa : For a stay of less than six months, there is no visa requirement, [...]

  • From the USA: practice, seeing, organization, accommodation, transportation ..

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    USA The United States of America are a great country, about half the size of Russia and about the same size as China. It is also the third most populous country in the world after China and India with over 310 million people. It includes both highly populated areas and vast uninhabited areas or nature has remained largely intact Popular natural sites are:. the spectacular glaciers of Alaska, the peaks of the Appalachians the Great Lakes, Yellowstone National Park, Grand Canyon, Sequoia National Park, Yosemite National Park, Canyonlands, Great Smoky Mountains, and many more ... Side cities, [...]

  • A baseball game in New York

    New York City

    No New York to stay without the essential baseball game, that's what friends have assured me met there. For my last night in the city that never sleeps, I will attend the meeting Yankees vs Mets at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. When we get around the stadium, a tail stretches nearly 100 meters. Fortunately, the queue moves fast and shortly after, we enter the stadium, our tickets in hand. The seats are particularly well placed, I have a vision unobstructed all over the field. Mobile cameras retransmit images bleachers and lawn on a giant screen. Waiting for the start of the game, cheerleaders [...]

  • Travel Blogs Quebec and Canada

    Vacances au Québec

    The Marmots in Canada To read the tribulations of two French expatriates in Canada visit this blog. Beautiful photos, cultural visits and life scenes of every kind Blog Topics:. Canada, testimony, photographs, Culture Url blog: see the blog the Quebec blog starting point for the Quebec blogosphere, this blogger community publishes articles on diverse and varied themes. Some reflections and accomplished some very interesting information about the country Blue Blog Topics:. Canada, politics, society, culture, photos, videos Url blog. see the blog terroirs Québec online store culinary [...]

  • Selection: 10 Cheap hotels in Montreal

    In Montreal you will find all the classic range of accommodation, if you have a small budget or you simply want to stay in a place that promotes intercultural encounters, choose a hostel. Cheap Hotels near the historic-center of Montreal Close to the center, first include the Hotel Arena , this cozy hotel offers comfortable accommodation in the heart of Montreal. By booking in advance you can find a double room less than 40 euros per night. quote then Hotel Du Manoir St. Denis , near the metro station Uquam Berry, the hotel is in the heart of the Latin Quarter, near the main attractions [...]

  • Selection: 10 Cheap hotels in San Francisco

    Découvrir San Francisco

    In terms of budget accommodation San Francisco is fairly well equipped, but beware the quality is generally very average. For the cheapest hostels you really will not be too fussed about the services. The majority of hotels and cheap hostels are located in the northern part of the city, around popular neighborhoods: Chinatown, North Beach and Fisherman's Wharf . Cheap Hotels in San Francisco First include a hotel we do not recommend, Hotel Entella , although cheap and well placed, many customers have complained about the lack of cleanliness and the "very average welcome, brief to flee. [...]

  • Work in the USA

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    It's a long time since we left unceremoniously in the US to achieve the dream of the perfect '' self-made man ''! Today, working across the Atlantic is a little more complicated, and the rules are strict not to find illegal worker. So better to check before embarking: USA: various work visas . If you are looking to get a work visa for the United States, you should consult the government websites of the US State Department and the US Citizenship and immigration Services administering immigration programs in the United States. There are several types of US work visa: & rarr; The H-1B [...]

  • The recipe Hamburger Brice Morvent semifinalist Top Chef in 2010 and head of Brice Counter

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    Brice Morvent semifinalist Top Chef in 2010 and head of the Parisian restaurant Brice counter, told readers Cityzeum his favorite hamburger recipe, which he has made a specialty of its establishment . Guaranteed effect for a dinner with friends! "BURGER COUNTER" by Brice Morvent Ingredients for 4 520 g lean beef (Cottage nuts) County 320g into thick slices 20g < br /> paste buns (for 12 mini rolls): 1 egg yolk & frac12; egg white 125g wholemeal flour 125 g flour 7 g of baker 5g salt 6g brown sugar 60g butter molten 15cl milk Seeds (poppy, black and white sesame, sunflower, [...]

  • The cruise will be more fun: gastroenteritis epidemic decimates a Caribbean cruise

    A 10-day cruise in the Caribbean, the dream! Not for the passengers of the Explorer of the Seas , victims of an epidemic of gastro stinker ... On January 21, this gigantic cruise ship left Cape Liberty, New Jersey, with on board more than 3,000 passengers and 1,000 crew members. That's a lot of people. The route of the ship to what to do drool: San Juan, Puerto Rico, St. Martin ... a beautiful trip in the Caribbean, under the sun, beautiful idea in winter ! But then, everything did not go as planned. And the dream cruise quickly turn a kind of nightmare. The cause ? Probably a norovirus, [...]

  • Find Canada hotel.

    Canada

    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Canada. The hotel prices increase substantially in high season, ie summer and during the Christmas holidays. In summer it is really advisable to book. Find a cheap hotel in Canada is not easy, especially in big cities, you have to make to local prices, which are nothing like what you know in Europe. Along highways and outside the cities you still find many motels that can offer a good value for a reasonable price. To book a hotel in Canada, the easiest way is via internet: the hotel booking sites are ideal for comparing offers and sort according to its budget. [...]

  • Find a hotel in New York

    New York City

    The offer of accommodation in New York and the tourist seasons Among the most fascinating destinations in the world, New York has enough to accommodate the countless tourists that every year. Land of the free market where supply and demand are kings, strong demand equals higher prices, which is directly reflected in the rates shown by hotels. In short, New York hotels are expensive. Dear same. On the island of Manhattan to find a double room less than 70 euros, in the most dilapidated hotel that was almost be a miracle. For a minimum of hotel comfort, we enter very soon in the range of 90-100 [...]

  • Find cheap accommodation in New York

    New York City

    If the destination of your next getaway is the city of New York, it is expected that you want to buy everything and that's why you must live in cheap housing to strike a balance in the budget. We have for you a list of different types of cheap accommodation and have other benefits you discover. For example, the convenience of Hostelling International New York is that it is the center of attractions; from Broadway to Central Park and the main metro line just 28 € per night. You can also discover the true Brooklyn by booking a room in the very comfortable inn The New York Loft Hostel where night [...]

  • New York: the best sights to see time from a short stay

    New York City

    During your stay in New York if you intend to see and do everything, you will inevitably lengthen your stay. There are so many places to visit in New York. It's so big and so rich in essential places that you must necessarily arrange for all to see. Where to start ? hard to say what is more important monument so much beauty and greatness is imposing. Let's start with the most beautiful, the emblem of New York, the most beautiful lady of New York, the Statue of Liberty. It is located on a small island off DownTown. It is quite possible to get there by taking the ferry. Unfortunately it is sometimes [...]

  • Cheapest Las Vegas Hotels

    Vacances casino, hotels luxes et jeux à Las Vegas?

    It is not always easy to find cheap hotels in Las Vegas, in the middle of the Mojave Desert. Fiesta Rancho Station Casino Hotel is located next to the Southern Nevada Zoo and National museum of Nevada. The reservation to this hotel is made from 15 euros and offers rooms with one or two beds with Satellite TV and cable, telephone and alarm clock. A broadband Internet connection is available at an additional charge. For lovers of calm and serenity, Fiesta Rancho Station Casino Hotel is a bit removed from downtown Las Vegas. Fitzgeralds Casino Las Vegas Las Vegas Center welcomes you with [...]

  • Good free plans in Las Vegas. The ideas of writing

    Vacances casino, hotels luxes et jeux à Las Vegas?

    Considered since its inception as the pearl of the American desert, Las Vegas stands in the middle of the Nevada desert offering its visitors unforgettable moments in the middle of lights shows and decorations of luxury casinos. < p> Depending on your budget, you can visit Las Vegas and enjoy its colors and its shows because some of them are certainly very luxurious and very expensive but then are completely free to the happiness of budget travelers. Here in the following few free maps allowing you to enjoy your trip in las Vegas the hotel mirage volcano: the hotel the Mirage, known for [...]

  • Family activities in Vegas. What to do?

    Vacances casino, hotels luxes et jeux à Las Vegas?

    When you say Las Vegas, you can not help thinking inevitably casinos, evening wear and a dizzying pace of life, but what most people do not know is that it ' is a city that can accommodate family members of different age groups and offers him any kind of gratifying activities. If you are accompanied by your children impress them at first by the world of confectionery which is in the city. Starting with the inevitable Ethel M chocolate factory where you can taste the chocolate while following the process of the preparation and packaging of the product before going to stroll through the cactus gardens [...]

  • Getting married in Las Vegas formalities, costs, locations and themes

    Vacances casino, hotels luxes et jeux à Las Vegas?

    Las Vegas? this is probably the most wonderful place and most unusual to get married, so if you are tempted to say YES in a magical place, we offer some tips to make this day the most beautiful and your happiness continues. marriage formalities in Las Vegas To be able to get married, you need a valid passport (it's your ID), have more than 18 years a marriage license to be issued you with the Clark County marriage license Bureau. This license costs about 55 dollars and it is that which "certifies" your union in Las Vegas. You can drive 201 Clark Avenue to apply, it's pretty fast. This is where [...]

  • Good free plans in Montreal. A few tips

    Known for its highly developed social life and authentic, Montreal shines as the star of the North American continent. Best known for its ethnic mixture defying centuries of existence of the human being and his harsh weather living, the visit is a treat for those who enjoy the simplest moments of life. < p> Do not hesitate between the choice of tips, here's to you a list of top programs combining culture and free: the museum of fine arts in Montreal: objects of ancient art in tables masters, the museum can be considered as a rare collection of items of significant artistic value. By adding [...]

  • Montreal: the must

    Montreal makes you dream? The city has built a picture in time makes it more beautiful. Mix of cultures and eras, it now emerges with stunning locations and a visit worth. Before discovering the places not to be missed in this great city of Canada, you must know that this city was awarded the title of City of Design by UNESCO as Berlin and Buenos Aires. They are now the only ones to have received this honor. But first the must see places. And of course it will be the old Montreal! imagine the oldest buildings of the old part of town date back to the seventeenth century. It is relatively old [...]

  • Shopping in Las Vegas: Good to know

    Vacances casino, hotels luxes et jeux à Las Vegas?

    In the US, there are several cities to visit. Las Vegas, very posh destination for all gaming enthusiasts and casinos but also fashion lovers of all kinds. But you can go to Vegas only for large stores. Shopping in Las Vegas is very interesting. One can make real bargains. One can discover what is commonly called outlet stores or malls markdown. This is perfect for the must find American brands at the best prices. Among those who deserve it linger on "Las Vegas Outlet Center" accessible and where you can find the same brands as Calvin Klein. One can also find photo equipment or branded games. [...]

  • Find a hotel in California.

    Accommodation and tourist seasons in California. It's hard to summarize the plethora of accommodation options in California, the most expensive hotels in the world through hostels a little trash, the apartment hotel, motels, everyone should find type of accommodation that suits him, even if the pluaprt time it will take to pay the price, in fact find a cheap hotel in California is not easy ... you have to make to local prices, which look nothing like what you know in Europe. To book a hotel in California, the easiest way is to go through the Internet: the hotel booking sites are ideal for comparing [...]

  • Find a hotel in the US.

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    Accommodation and tourist seasons in the United States. Find a cheap hotel in the United States is not easy, especially in big cities, you have to make to local prices, which are nothing like what you know in Europe. Along highways and outside the cities you still find many motels that can offer a good value for a reasonable price. To book a hotel in the USA, the easiest way is to go through the Internet: the hotel booking sites are ideal for comparing offers and sort according to its budget. Additionally, specials are not rare, glancing regularly, it is common to come across a good deal. The [...]

  • Find a hotel in Las Vegas.

    Vacances casino, hotels luxes et jeux à Las Vegas?

    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Las Vegas. Thanks to liberal laws on games of the State of Nevada, Las Vegas is world famous for its casinos. Many people who come to try their luck in Las Vegas, and to accommodate all these people did Las Vegas has more than 120,000 hotel rooms, making it the first city hotel in the world. The vast majority of visitors arrive in Las Vegas on Friday or Saturday night and stay for the weekend. The rates accordingly are cheap on weekdays and up sharply every weekend. There is a big difference between the casino hotels and traditional hotels. The casino-hotels [...]