‘Des bonbons ou une farce’ is one way to beg for sweeties on Hallo’eve, ‘friandises ou bêtises’ is another……but as there is no literal translation, just about anything goes
A weekly update of local news in the Pyrenees-Orientales
Make the most of mushroom season with our selection of mouth-watering recipes. Have a great local recipe? Why not SHARE?
The UK government this week introduced a new law to safeguard UK citizens healthcare abroad after Brexit for the 190,000 expat state pensioners who have chosen to live in the EU
Welcome to the Route des Vins! In particular that of the Cote de Roussillon Villages. Throw in a Roman Aquaduct and you have a pretty good Autumn Day Out.
The annual ‘trêve hivernale’ (winter truce), which prevents landlords evicting tenants during the cold winter months, starts from the Ist November and ends 31st March.
Toussaint, Castanyadas, Armistice 1918 and how The Unknown Soldier was chosen, and poor old ladies of over twenty-five….
Have you tried any of the off-the-wall recipes in Dali’s cookbook yet?
Before the French revolution in 1789, around 80% of the French population lived off the land, on a diet based around bread and cereals.
The autumn half term (les vacances de Toussaint) is the perfect time to get out, about and involved in a range of activities for the whole family