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Lunch in Sète

And why not, it is more or less the equidistant point between some of our locations (Perpignan, Carcassonne, Montelimar, not quite so with Grenoble). Anyway we decided to meet there for a leisurely lunch. Séte is the biggest French fishing … Continue reading

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Winter must be on the way, despite the current 20ºC , we ate our 1st choucroute of the season this lunchtime. All ingredients were purchased in my favorite shop in town and namely „La Ferme“. What is choucroute exactly? Choucroute … Continue reading

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La Sauvageraie

This use to be the name of the house I grew up in. My friend Chris from the UK remembered that and had the sign made for my birthday last June. I waited for his visit so that we could … Continue reading

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Fish geography

‘World map according to fish.’ There are no barriers, boundaries, or borders in our oceans, and although we often list the oceans separately, they are all interconnected to each other, forming one global ocean.

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DRAFT Spent most of the day in town yesterday. The city centre has not changed much during the past 4 years. It certainly was a bit too chilly to have lunch outside so we went in The tram system is … Continue reading

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In the Markthalle

Apéritif time in one of my favorite spots. I have been recognized. Meeting my grand daughter for lunch at the Italian round the corner.

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Rum and Rhum

On top of a couple of whiskies, I tasted a couple of Rhums from the islands. Both were excellent although I had a small preference for the French one.

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Town centre

Had a pleasant walk around the old town of Hildesheim yesterday. And I really enjoyed that Pils… The first one in just over one year.

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It feels good to be back in 🇩🇪. One of my favorite beer as apéritif.

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