Category Archives: Travel

Nougat country, here we come.

When I was a kid and before the motorways existed, the only way to get from Paris to the South of France was via the National Roads and the well known and dreaded N7. What an experience that was. I … Continue reading

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Souvenir

Came across this photo from 2013 when I was living in Ecuador for a few months. Latitude zéro It brought back some memories.

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Toodle pip September

At the time of writing the temperature outside is in the high 20s centigrade, it is noticeably cooler at night which allows for better sleep. Autumn arrived on time during the last third of the month of September but by … Continue reading

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36 hours in Pau

Our friends C&J from the UK were visiting us in Carcassonne last week. They had planned after that to go to Pamplona in Spain via Pau before heading to Biarritz to take a flight home. We decided we would accompany … Continue reading

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Bucket list

One of my ambitions is to visit as many as possible French territories or colonies past and present. It is as good a way to travel completely round the world. I have been to: Berlin / French quarter – Canada / Quebec – Guadeloupe … Continue reading

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Post August 15th

So, August 15th has come and gone and guess what? As it is the rule, the weather turned. It has been like that since I am a kid in the South of France. Just last week we had 35c and … Continue reading

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Back from Berlin

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