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Travel Guide To Paris, France

Regardless of your budget, you can enjoy everything the amazing City of Lights has to offer.

07/17/2014

Fabio Grosso of Italy scores the winning penalty in a penalty shootout at the end of the FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 Final match between Italy and France at the Olympic Stadium on July 9, 2006 in Berlin, Germany.  (Source: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Top World Cup Final Matches

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Final is now set, with its two participants earning their way into the match in very different ways. First it was Germany absolutely demolishing host nation Brazil by the score of 7-1. Brazil fell behind 5-0 before the 30th minute was over, a result as shocking to the worldwide audience as it was to all the Brazilians both in attendance in Belo Horizonte and across the country.

07/10/2014

Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 04:  France and Germany line up prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between France and Germany at Maracana on July 4, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Fans Gather In Brickell To Watch World Cup Quarterfinal Action

It’s the Fourth of July, and while America may be out of the World Cup, soccer-enthusiasts are still gathering to watch the games.

07/04/2014

Germany's defender Benedikt Hoewedes and Germany's defender Mats Hummels celebrate after winning the quarter-final football match between France and Germany at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 4, 2014.  (Source: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Germany Makes Fourth Straight World Cup Semifinal

Germany reached the semifinals for a fourth straight World Cup by beating France 1-0 Friday in a cagey match settled by a first-half header from Mats Hummels.

07/04/2014

France celebrate their second goal on an own goal by Joseph Yobo of Nigeria (not pictured) during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil.  (Source: Celso Junior/Getty Images)

World Cup Quarterfinals Begin With Germany Facing France

A European presence in the World Cup semifinals is assured as Germany and France meet at the Maracana on Friday, looking to shrug off stumbling wins in the second round that exposed frailties in both teams.

07/04/2014

US midfielder Jermaine Jones warms up during a training session at the Pernambuco Arena in Recife on June 25, 2014 on the eve of the Group G football match between USA and Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ (Source: PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. & Germany Reject Suggestions Of ‘Gentlemen’s Agreement’

There won’t be friendly phone calls, there won’t be any dirty deals. That’s the promise from both sides ahead of Germany’s final Group G match against the United States.

06/26/2014

Switzerland's defender Ricardo Rodriguez (L) reacts as the French siude celebrates scoring a goal during a Group E football match between Switzerland and France at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 20, 2014. (Source: FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

France Dominates Swiss 5-2 To Take Control Of Group E

Forwards Olivier Giroud and Karim Benzema each scored one goal and created another as rampant France blew Switzerland away 5-2 Friday to take control of Group E and all but seal a place in the next round.

06/20/2014

French fans cheer before the Group E football match between France and Honduras at the Beira-Rio Stadium in Porto Alegre during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 2014. AFP PHOTO / RODRIGO ARANGUA (Source: RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)

France Takes On Honduras At World Cup

Learning a hard lesson from its traumatic World Cup experience of four years ago has made France a stronger force, and the players are cautiously optimistic they can go far this time around.

06/15/2014

Friday the 13th

Is Friday The 13th As Unlucky As Some Believe?

Do you suffer from paraskevidekatriaphobia? Today is Friday the 13th and for those with paraskevidekatriaphobia, it’s often a date riddled with superstition and bad luck.

06/13/2014

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