Brush up on your herbs, spices and oils vocabulary and make the perfect spicy accompaniment to your apéro with this super simple cayenne and rosemary almond recipe.
Do we really need more “grandes surfaces” (out of town shopping malls) in the P.O? I ask as I watch the construction of yet another “shopping experience” by the side of the Route Nationale at…
Thought Canet was all about the beach? Think again! As spring bursts across the P-O, there’s plenty going on in the coastal town of Canet en Roussillon.
Pound steady as Rees-Mogg ‘throws support’ behind May’s Brexit withdrawal deal in order to avoid Brexit being cancelled altogether.
As usual, PO Life brings you walks, restaurant reviews, recipes, airport news, French and English language exercises, silly jokes, days out…… and a host of talented guest writers who have volunteered (or been volunteered) to be your personal guides around the region.
A weekly update of local news in the Pyrenees-Orientales
Cultural artefacts have long been targeted by armies as a demonstration of their superiority, dominance and power. The Spanish Civil War and WW2 were no different. Collectors and curators were therefore anxious to protect their cultural heritage.
A lovely day out on the motorbike in this spectacular region, this short circuit is combined with a visit to a fascinating old Priory, Prieuré de Serrabona, hidden in the hills.
Here’s a tortilla recipe (Spanish omelette) a friend from Navarra gave me that delivers top results every time – as long as you follow it to the letter. And the first letter is R, for Rioja.
A bit about cuckoos, owls and French poetry!