Mon Dieu! It’s another case of a writer trying to use the French language without understanding a single word in French. This time it’s on Yahoo! Travel:
“La Vie en Rose” means literally “Life in Pink” and it was both a song made famous by Edith Piaf and a movie about her life. Toulouse is known as “La Ville Rose,” or the Pink City because of the pink stone used to construct many of its buildings.