Art, music and cinema….things to do, places to go…….
Walk the Chemin du Fauvisme and discover what inspired Matisse and Derain to create a painting revolution in Collioure in 1905.
Did you know that the Airbus 340 sitting abandoned on the tarmac at the approach to Perpignan airport, once belonged to hated Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi ?
Another silly joke with French English vocabulary at the end.
Latest Brexit Update for UK nationals from Wendy Morton MP (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Minister for European Neighbourhood and the Americas) which aims to clarify the facts for UK nationals abroad.
A weekly update of local news in the Pyrenees-Orientales
The SAMU is the French hospital based emergency medical service, providing round-the-clock phone support, and swift and appropriate emergency call out. Dial 15 at any time if an emergency.
How to Stop Time is a truly magnificent book and a must-read! I had heard good things about his other books, bestsellers too, and chose this one because of the unusual premise and my obsession with anything to do with time – the greatest mystery of life.
A brand new ‘vaccinodrome’ at the Parc des Expositions is open 7 days a week, from 9am to 7pm, delivering up to 2000 vaccines per day.
The phenomena of blogging had exploded onto our screens long before the current sanitary crisis. However, in the current confinement, blogs are a link to the outside world, to something beyond our own four walls… to people other than our immediate family, pets or reflections in the mirror!