BuzzBuzzHome says: “I’m Louvre’n it”

(Source: Telegraph)

It is a move which has managed to get both France’s art lovers and gastronomes choking on their Gitanes

Lovers of France’s two great symbols of cultural exception – its haute cuisine and fine art – are aghast at plans to open a McDonald’s restaurant and McCafé in the Louvre museum next month.

America’s fast food temple is celebrating its 30th anniversary in France with a coup -the opening of its 1,142nd Gallic outlet a few yards from the entrance to the country’s Mecca of high art and the world’s most visited museum.

Read Henry Samuel’s full article “McDonald’s restaurants to open at the Louvre” in the Telegraph (October 4, 2009).

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