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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

Annie the K-9..VS.. Timmies - Annie the Service Dog refused entry to Tim Hortons. The Tim Hortons  group as far as I am concerned have the most insipid coffee in Canada. It seems they also have an insipid employee at  that particular outlet. To attempt first to play with a working dog, which had a well marked Vest and leash, being asked by the owner to not play with the dog as he was working. Well he lost it and ordered the man and canine out of the shop.  As far as I am concerned that outlet should now receive the biggest fine possible .Service dogs are very important to the people who use them.  Yes there are cheaters about who simply place a vest on a dog, to receive sympathy or the odd time to beg for cash. On a lighter note, I have never seen a Star Trek film, have no interest in spacemen since Dan Dare in my childhood. BUT I found out a small fact about the original Start trek here in my birthcity of Aberdeen. Star Trek's Scotty proudly proclaims himself as an old Aberdeen Pub Crawler in the episode titled The Wolf in the Fold.  The actor who played him,James Doohan  has also been quoted as saying he based the character's accent on an Aberdonian he met whilst training in Catterick, Yorkshire, with the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War 2. He was in the Canadian Army , he was shot several times in the Normandy Landings, one bullet to the chest…

Photo : Robby McRobb July 24, 2016