I hadn’t realised until recently Continue Reading »
Today sees the launch of a new direct train service between Marseille and Milan by thello. Continue Reading »
In search of a lunchtime snack today, I happened across Columbus Café which I hadn’t seen before. It has a good array of fresh salads, filled baguettes, and toasted paninis and bagels, plus muffins which they say are made on the premises.
It was a perfectly good lunch but what was interesting is what I found inside. At first glance, it seems to be a very small café with limited seating, relying more on take-aways; but it stretches back and upstairs, into what was Continue Reading »
Tomorrow, Sunday 14th, you have the opportunity to see a Bravade Calendale, which is a traditional parade when the town authorities are ceremonially presented with a pompe de Noel. This is of course a Provencal bread infused with local olive oil, and not a pump as the tourist office website would have us believe! Continue Reading »
Booking has opened today for this new service which will be the first time Continue Reading »
There seems to be quite a churn in restaurants in Aix – especially along rue d’Italie, my route into town. But I was very sad to hear about the impending closure of Continue Reading »