Monthly Archives: August 2013

We go all arty

In yesterday’s posting, I showed you the new banner that’s promoting Daglan’s Exposition d’Art, which includes paintings, sculpture, and photography. Last night my wife Jan and I went to the show’s grand opening — and I think most of the … Continue reading

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A (new) banner day for Daglan

Daglan has just had a welcome change for the better, at one of the main entrances to our village. In fact, it’s really a banner day. Let me set the scene: You are entering Daglan from the east on the … Continue reading

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Over the hill to Chez Lilette: Bike Route No. 2

It’s been more than a month since I introduced my occasional series on “bike routes with a destination,” so it’s time to highlight another ride. My first post on the subject was “To Belvès by stages: Bike Route No. 1,” … Continue reading

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