Category Archives: Places

Club meeting

Like every Thursday at the domaine d’Auriac. Very pleasant too in this weather. Always a pleasure to meet up with my Rotary friends.

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Lost photo

I just found this photo. I am almost certain it was in Barcelone many moons ago. A very pleasant evening it was too.

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Medieval town

Went to Mirepoix this morning. Mirepoix is in the Ariège department at the foot of the majestic Pyrenean mountain rang. It is only 30 to 40 minutes by car west from Carcassonne. The departmental road as opposed to the highway … Continue reading

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Paradise island

For those who might not know yet, my youngest son Thomas married Sonja yesterday (May 1st) on the island of Moorea in French Polynesia. Is there a better place? Wishing them all the best and will see them end of … Continue reading

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Domaine d’Auriac

The Domaine d’Auriac located next to the Golf Course is also where the headquarters of the Rotary Club Carcassonne. Being a rotarian, we meet every week on Thursday evening for an aperitif or dinner. The service is always impeccable. I … Continue reading

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Snow in the south?

I love that pic from my friend’s house in Hyères (South of France). One does not normally get snow there but this February was quite different. There is a swimming pool hidden.

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Superb week-end

A trip full of emotions down memory lane. Marseille Marseille is where my mother was born and grew up. She met my dad there. He was living there at the time. In fact he went to school there as well … Continue reading

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