Category Archives: Entertainment

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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At the pictures

The film announced a few months ago is finally available since last week. I went late this afternoon to see it. Although my 1st ever Le Mans was in 1969, everything appeared to be very similar. The lack of security … Continue reading

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At the pictures

 The cool and grey days have arrived and it is always an incentive to go to the pictures. Being retired, a mid-afternoon or early evening showtime is not only convenient but guarantees no crowds. Went this afternoon to the 16:30 … Continue reading

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Saturday morning

Yesterday was the final game of the Rugby World Cup taking place in Japan. South Africa did beat England fairly easily, which was a surprise, and thus becoming world champion for the 3rd time. It has been a good few … Continue reading

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Fête du vin

  I am looking forward to this year’s Fête du vin in Carcassonne Place Carnot on October 17th and 18th. Apart from the possibility to taste and meet local “vignerons”, there is quite a musical program to be enjoyed. More … Continue reading

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Cocoa & Grapes

We had the opportunity last week to take part in a discovery tour “Cocoa & Grapes” organised and run by our friend Brent.   Brent demonstrated his vast knowledge of the area and the town of Carcassonne but also his … Continue reading

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Gaming

So I bought a game console and to be precise a Sony PlayStation 4. I have bought a few in the past, but none were for me. I have children and grandchildren after all. This one is an early (one … Continue reading

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