A Mongolian Odyssey

A Mongolian Odyssey

I originally wrote this piece about a Mongolian odyssey in 2015. It was a guest post for a series on memorable journeys on The Expat Partner's Survival Guide and I have decided to repost it here as that website is no longer active. I've taken some crazy trips over the...

Stormy Weather – Lost in Translation

Stormy Weather – Lost in Translation

We've been having some incredibly stormy weather over the last couple of weeks. The Côte d'Azur knows how to do dramatic weather: when it rains it really does pour! Stormy Weather These dark threatening skies might make good photo ops but seeing as it's June and not...

School’s Back!

School’s Back!

School's back! High school started again in France this week. Primary had already gone back a couple of weeks ago. This is the new normal. Masks are obligatory for high schoolers and teachers.  In our collège (middle school) the classes are split in two.  Half the...

Travel Freely in France

Travel Freely in France

Big news in France. Phase 2 of deconfinement has been announced. From June 2nd we will be allowed to travel freely in France.  Restaurants, beaches, parks and museums will open (with social distancing rules in place). This is great news for tourism and for little...

A May Long Weekend Trip

A May Long Weekend Trip

May is normally a great month for a long weekend trip. With all its public holidays making 3-4 day weekends we usually take the opportunity to explore the region. We jump in the car and head off within a roughly 3 hour radius. Over the last few years we've been to the...

Déconfinement: End of Lockdown

Déconfinement: End of Lockdown

The great excitement this week has been déconfinement - the partial relaxing of lockdown. As of Monday 11 May in the green areas of France, (see my last post for explanation) we have been able to leave our homes without an attestation (permit), stay out for longer...

Going Green

Going Green

This week at Lou Messugo it's been all about going green. We've been eagerly watching the deconfinement map of France change colour while watching the new grass in the garden growing before our eyes. Deconfinement Map Going Green All eyes have been on the...

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