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When in Toulouse…

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the trip that my wife Jan and I took to Toulouse, where I had a medical appointment. In that posting I described the dinner we enjoyed at Brasserie Flo les Beaux Arts, … Continue reading

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The case for Saint-Emilion

In yesterday’s posting, I described the seafood lunch that my wife Jan and I enjoyed on Sunday (two days ago) at L’Huitrier-Pie in the beautiful town of Saint-Émilion, one of the planet’s 981 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Today I’ll share … Continue reading

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A Good Night

Remember “A Good Year”? If you love the south of France, chances are excellent that you’ve seen the romantic-comedy, most of which takes place in Provence. Last night, my wife Jan and I enjoyed an event in a small village … Continue reading

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