"CLOSINGS, STRIKES, WELFARE" Eiffel Tower Tip by thinking

Eiffel Tower, Paris: 29 reviews and 17 photos

Before you arrive in France, you must know what is happening here.
Is there a strike?
What day is it? Is it a holiday? It is a Monday?
This country is closed more than open, so you must know when the stores,markets, etc. are open.

This is a country of civil servants which have life contracts of employment.
They are not interested to help you with anything.
They are interested in what they can get.

About 5 years ago, the JOBLESS went "on strike" because their unemployment benefits didn't include a Christmas bonus... how does that work, exactly?

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 1, 2006
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