Erasmus Family Wine

Who said that the Erasmus hadn’t their own wine ? This wine is a special one. It’s produced by Cape Wine Company, based in South Africa. The Cape Wine Company was founded by Erlank Erasmus with help from Fairview’s Charles Back in 2010 as a vehicle to develop new wine products, the Erasmus Family Red…

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Brexit : What consequences for Erasmus students ?

The results of the referendum in Great Britain have arrived : the British want to withdraw from the European Union. 51.9% of voters chose to leave, creating a political quake with many consequences. What does it mean for Erasmus students ? First of all, the consequences of the leave of Great Britain from the EU…

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How to pretend you speak French !

Want to sound French ? If you’re invited at a dinner in Paris, pretending you are fluent in French might be very useful, and French people will certainly congratulate you for your efforts 🙂 Samtime teaches you how to sound French in 5 easy steps ! Check it out :…

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The longest avenue in Paris !

Do you know what is the longest avenue in Paris ? It’s the Avenue Daumesnil ! It is 6 270 meters long and it is located in the South-East of Paris, in the 12th arrondissement, and it evens goes to the city of St Mandé in the Val-de-Marne Department. In comparison, the Avenue des Champs-Élysées…

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The origin of the cliché of the French beret !

Do you know where the cliché of the Frenchman wearing a beret comes from ? In the early XXth century, Breton farmers crossed the Channel to sell onions. These guys wore striped shirts and berets, which were very popular in France at this time… For the ordinary British people, this was the only occasion to meet…

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Cliché !

From erasmus.paris Cédric Villain has made a great video that summarizes the best clichés about the French… Let’s have a look !    …

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Monuments of Europe illuminated with Belgian colors

Many were the European monuments which took the colors of Belgium last night… Capitoline Hill, Rome – Filippo Monteforte AFP Trevi Fountain, Rome – Gabriel Bouys AFP Nagyardei Stadium in Debrecen, Hungary – Balazs Mohai AP Brandenburg Gate, Berlin – Odd Andersen AFP Dam Square, Amsterdam – Evert Elzinga AFP The Eiffel Tower, Paris – Lionel…

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Best Snapchat Faceswaps

The photo sharing app Snapchat added a new face-swapping feature with its latest update, which allows users to pose selfies of swapped faces – but you already knew that. Unfortunately, the app’s designers had no idea of the sheer terror they were about to unleash on the world. Crafty users have been testing the limits of the update by swapping…

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McDonald’s flames Burger King !

Via erasmus.paris McDonald’s France has decided to do a commercial shot in order to bother Burger King. And for that, the fast food chain has install a panel of 20 meters high on a country road. McDonalds has erected a giant billboard in Brioude, City of 6700 citizen in « Haute-Loire » to indicate the drive Burger King nearest…

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