Category Archives: Entertainment

At the pictures

Went to see 1917 this afternoon. I am not necessarily a fan of war films but this one is very well done, no spectacular special effects (at least not to be seen). It certainly partly reflects what some of the … Continue reading

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I like to be beside the seaside

Went to investigate the “Village de Noël” in Le Barcarès yesterday. What an impressive and kind of weird thing. It only took 1 hour drive to the coast and the beach where the market is built every year. There is … Continue reading

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Saint Vincent

Inscriptions to this annual event in Carcassone are open. As of today Jan 8th, we are 12 attending from our group of friends  I am certainly looking forward to this year’s edition The menu looks good too €40 per head … Continue reading

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Back home

Blue sky back home today and a very mild temperature too. Now I remember why I moved to the south. Things are back to normal. Apéritif in les “Halles” where I found my friends. Followed by a quick snack and … Continue reading

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Pre-Xmas lunch

Excellent idea from our friend Al to organise a pre-Xmas lunch yesterday. A lot of work and preparations went into it. Never easy to cook for over 30 people.

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At the pictures

    Another French comedy today. Not hilarious but quite amusing. We really wanted to see “ A couteaux tirés” or should I say “Knives Out” but we cannot find any showings in original version i.e in English. Maybe next week … Continue reading

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At the pictures

Cold and grey weather, not very nice out there. An ideal opportunity to go to the cinema. Over 60’s discount + special offers on Tuesday means paying the price of a large coffee to get in. Today I saw one … Continue reading

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