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Volvo Ocean Race – The finish

What a thrilling and tight finish. As I write this, the Dongfeng boat has just crossed the finishing line. The rest of the fleet is literally a few meters away. This means that Dongfeng is the overall winner of the … Continue reading

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Protected: Pirate festival – May 2019

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Making the most of it

Last day in Germany today. Making the most of the brilliant sunshine we have enjoyed all week. Quite an unusual weather pattern. In the meantime weather reports from the south of France show torrential rain and thunderstorms. I’ll try and … Continue reading

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Je trouve ça pas si mal…

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Volvo Ocean Race – Leg 8

Four hours to go before the start of Leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race from Itajai to Newport Looking forward to follow the reports 4 times a day. Just about to set my alarm clock for that purpose.  

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I guess it is Gin & Tonic time. Best part of the day really. The weekend is upon us. It does not make too much difference to me though. Cheers everyone.

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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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