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Charles M. Adams - Canadian Expats

City of Love - Celebs in Paris - When you are on holiday in the City of Love there are a lot of possibilities to spend a beautiful day. If you want the opportunity to catch a glimpse or even meet some of the world's most famous celebrities, spend some time in the beautiful city of Paris. You never know who you might see when walking around the French capital's stunning boulevards and cobbled stone streets. Many celebrities such as the French actress Marion Cotillard, Leonardo di Caprio, American actor as well as Jay-Z and Beyonce, singers, live in the city for most of the year. International VIPs enjoy spending many months living in Paris, dining in trendy restaurants, shopping in chic malls and dancing the night away in the private nightclubs, Le Baron and the Black Calvados.   If you're lucky enough to get into Le VIP Room located beside the Champs Elysees, you might have a chance to mingle with the stars like Kirsten Dunst, Sofia Coppola or the Mexican celebrity Salma Hayek. No visit to Paris is complete without dining out. Whether you're having a drink or lunch there are quite a few restaurants in Paris which are owned or frequented by celebs. Check out the Hotel Costas restaurant, a favourite of Jude Law or L-Avenue where you could see Jean Paul Gaultier. Fans of Beyonce and Jay-Z have a great chance of meeting their idols at Le Sourire de Saigon, a Vietnamese restaurant which is also very popular with Vanessa Paradis.   Of course, whether visiting Paris for a…

Photo : Charles M. Adams March 24, 2015

Robby McRobb - Military Blog Site - with Robby McRobb Blog

Suffer the Little Children to Come unto me. - Suffer the little children to come unto me ! ! ! Is this what it takes to wake us up in Canada and the so called Free World a headline and a photo of a 3 year old baby Refugee, lying drowned on the beaches of Turkey? Family of drowned Syrian boy was trying to get to Canada: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/syria-immigration-canada-drowned-migrants-1.3213772 Amid what has been called the worst refugee crisis since the Second World War, the immigration minister says Canada has taken in approximately 2,500 Syrian refugees to date. We take back Criminals like Omar Khadr, while ignoring those in peril due to War? It is time for all Governments to join together and to either ease this problem or heaven forbid to solve it. As a soldier I spent many a happy time in Damascus. The Syrian people were educated, hard working and very friendly. In fact a brother Apprentice and former Officer spent a few years with his Family in Damascus as a UN Observing Officer. Glenn has often said how he enjoyed his tour of duty in Damascus. So what are we doing about this disastrous Refugee crisis? I am positive that those Canadians who served in the Middle East on UN Missions realise that these refugees are not isis, not al quada not terrorists nor Islamic jihadists. Simply a people torn apart by war, terror gangs and an ineffectual leader Bashar al-Assad,  although married to a British Citizen, both his sister and Mother fled to Dubai and safety. It is now too late…

Photo : Robby McRobb September 03, 2015