Tourism: The "Paris syndrome" is making more and more victims
Paris is one of the cities that attracts tourists the most, but once there, many are now to be disillusioned and that now has a name: the " Paris syndrome ”. The city… © Istock Paris Syndrome The City Light is known in the world and attracts tourists eager for discovering the capital that makes fantasy around the globe. It is the fifth most touristy city in the world.
shows, museum visits adapted to young audiences, sessions of readings in the open air ... What to occupy your offspring (and yourself) if you Spend summer in the capital. © provided by Franceinfo
many parents could testify, it is not always easy to occupy your children on vacation. Especially when for professional, financial, or family reasons , you stay at home during the summer season. Symbol (among others) of the scorching boredom of certain days of school holidays, Paris in August can easily represent the difficulty of finding occupations adapted to the youngest. If you spend your summer in the capital or if you spend a few days off with your offspring, Franceinfo Culture has identified 5 activities.
shooting in the 11th arrondissement of Paris: one of the suspects, aged 16, indicted and imprisoned
The shooting on the terrace of a bar on rue Popincourt, Monday July 18, had died and four injured. The teenager was indicted, among other things, for "organized gang assassination". © supplied by Franceinfo The 16 -year -old minor suspected of being one of the authors of The shooting in the 11th arrondissement of Paris on Monday evening, was indicted and imprisoned, learned Franceinfo from a judicial source, confirming AFP information.
Go see a "pestacle" at the Paris
floral park every Wednesday of summer, this fleet with flowering aisles, located right next to the Bois de Vincennes, welcomes the pestacles, a festival intended for young audiences and centered on scenic arts. On the program: songs, tales in music, and even a "dancefloor show" with a DJ set for children from 6 years old. If the entrance to the park is paid (from 1.50 to 2.50 the entry depending on the tariffs chosen), all the shows are free.
"Les Pestacles", until September 7, 2022. Every Wednesday from 2 p.m. at the Parc Floral de Paris, Route de la Pyramid, Espace Delta, 75012. From 4 years old. Programming available here .
Lied in the grass, read stories during "libraries outside the walls"
at least once a week, the Paris libraries come out their books from the shelves and install them in public gardens as well as in Paris-Plages spaces (Seine quays and Villette basin). Present on around forty sites, they offer a wide selection of children's books available to the capital's green spaces for free. Some structures even offer album reading sessions provided by librarians.
The Museum of Decorative Arts celebrates the fashion of the 80s at the start of the school year
while the fashion of the Grande Elsa Schiaparelli has occupied the space of the decorative arts since early July, the Parisian museum already announces The exhibition that will keep him company at the start of the school year: 80s - fashion, design and graphics in France. This historic decade resonates in France as a turning point both political and artistic in fields such as fashion, from the election of François Mitterrand in 1981 until the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.
"Libraries outside the walls", until August 31, 2022. All the dates and addresses of the available sessions here .
Do scientific experiments in the é Tirsles of the Palais de la Découverte
although it is always closed for renovation , the palace has moved a large part of scientific experiences a stone's throw from the André Citroën park, in the 15th arrondissement from Paris. Activities offered for young and old. The space is delimited by large multicolored wood arrows, the famous " é Tirsles". They house four rooms (biology, physics, chemistry, and a planetarium) where everyone can attend experiences and workshops (exposed on earthquakes, workshop with a robot, discovery of an ant terrarium ...). To your Alambics!
"The é Tirsles of the Palais de la Découverte", Jardin Caroline Aigle, 186 rue Saint Charles, 75015 . Tuesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. during the summer. 4 euros per workshop. From 6 years old.
Top 20 of the best cities in the world: this French city is much more appreciated than Paris
on July 11, "Time Out" unveiled its 2022 ranking of the best cities in the globe. Here is the top 20 most popular among 22,000 different cities. Spoiler: Paris is not doing it… © Istock Lyon, France What is the best city in the world? The American magazine Time Out answers this question every year. On July 22 was unveiled by GQ their ranking of the 53 best cities of 2022. To do this, they collected several data, including the opinion of city dwellers of 22,000 cities around the world.
Watch out for Young Public Cinema outings
A good canvas, this is an opportunity to escape with the family but also, in these times of heat wave , to protect yourself from the heat by locking up a few hours in a room obscure. For children, the cinema outings of the month of August devote Japanese animation with the release of two films, on the other side of the sky of Yusuke Hirota on August 17 (to see from 6 years old) and Sing a bit of Harmony by Yasuhiro Yoshiura on August 25 (to be seen from 10 years old).
Finally, on August 10, the film One Piece: Red, eagerly awaited by fans of the original manga of the Japanese author Eiichiro Oda, enters theaters.
Shake his knowledge in thematic workshops of
museums many museums offer entertainment during school holidays for young audiences. In addition to visits, children can for example make a workshop of creation of stained glass at the museum of Cluny devoted to the medieval world (5th arrondissement of Paris) , create their own manga or BD plates at the National Library from France (6th arrondissement of Paris) or make a " hunt for ghosts" in the aisles of the Quai-Branly museum (7th arrondissement). A fun way to apprehend the collections.
children in Brandenburg and thicker - these are the reasons .
more and more children and adolescents in Brandenburg, according to the Barmer Hospital, suffer from pathological obesity. Doctors in the state had found obositas in around 20,600 children and adolescents under the age of 19 in 2020, the health insurance company announced on Friday, citing their medicine. In 2010, extreme overweight was diagnosed in around 15,100 children and adolescents in Brandenburg. This increased the cases by 36 percent during the period.