Living through a pandemic
in the south of France
550 days in Carcassonne
1st lockdown in March 2020
DAILY STATISTICS HERE
▫️ HOME NEWS DESK
✏️ Daily update
As every evening, Santé Publique France provides the figures relating to the Covid-19 epidemic in the Aude and Pyrénées-Orientales. What you need to know.
This Monday in Aude, 71 Covid patients were hospitalised, i.e. 3 less than the day before, including 12 in intensive care (-1). One additional death has been recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 402 deaths in the department since the beginning of the epidemic. The incidence rate continues to fall, reaching 75.7 cases per 100,000 people in the week from 11 to 17 September.
Far from the alert threshold
In the Pyrénées-Orientales, 97 Covid patients were hospitalised (+1), including 17 in intensive care (stable figure). As in the Aude, one death has been noted in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 404 Covid deaths since the beginning of the epidemic in the 66. The incidence rate was 59.5 on Monday evening, far from the alert threshold set at 200.
In France, 8,845 Covid patients were hospitalised (-42), including 1,805 in intensive care (-27). 91 additional deaths were recorded, bringing the total to 89,255 deaths since the beginning of the epidemic. The incidence rate is 75.5.
▫️ TRAVEL NEWS
Up to date
21/09: Tunisia now recommends a ten-day self-isolation for vaccinated people. Unvaccinated people must undergo a 10-day quarantine in a containment centre.
21/09: Thailand: 4 provinces – Chonburi (Pattaya, Bang Lamung and Sattahip), Phetchaburi (Cha-am), Prachuap Khiri Khan (Hua Hin), and Chiang Mai (Chiang Mai City, Mae Taeng, Mae Rim and Doi Tao) – will be reopened to fully vaccinated foreign tourists from October 1. The date for the reopening of Bangkok remains uncertain.
20/09: The US will reopen its borders to vaccinated Europeans in early November. Our source does not specify whether it will be possible to go by submarine.
20/09 : Romania no longer imposes quarantine on people coming from France, even if they are not vaccinated.
20/09 : Peru has reversed its decision to ban entry to non-vaccinated people. However, PCR testing remains mandatory, even for vaccinated people.
20/09 : End of containment in Reunion Island, progressive reductions in Guadeloupe and Martinique.
20/09 : From 1 October, only people who have received at least one dose of vaccine will be able to enter Antigua and Barbuda.
20/09 : India will announce its modalities for reopening the borders in the next ten days.
20/09: United Kingdom: from 4 October, vaccinated people will no longer be required to present a PCR test on departure.
20/09: Indonesia plans to reopen Bali in October, but it is not yet known to which countries.
20/09: Unvaccinated people must now present a negative test to enter Switzerland, even by land (except for border workers).
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I have not had one in ages
To prepare Whiskey Sour you first have to pour all ingredients in cocktail shaker filled with ice. Then you shake until it becomes cold. After that you just have to strain the drink in cocktail glass. Garnish your cocktail with half orange slice and a cherry.
Quite clever and good if you are VW fan. Thank you Christian for the pic.
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