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Author: Barbra Austin

Cleveland, Ohio-born Barbra Austin is a freelance writer who splits her time between Hong Kong and Paris, where the bread is much better.

She has contributed to Globespotters, Zagat and Frommer's, and is an editor of the website Paris by Mouth. Follow her on Twitter @BarbraAustin.

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