Archive for September, 2011

And you thought St Tropez was just a place for partying and relaxing …..

St Tropez gets seriously competitive! Once again we visit  Les Voiles de Saint Tropez regatta 24 September to 2 October, the famous little port will welcome nearly 300 sailing boats , from traditional sailing yachts and classics to the modern class of Wallys and the like.  Many people pile into town for the festivities and of […]

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Les Journées du patrimoine

Many of you may have benefitted, knowingly or not, in the “journées du patrimoine” over the weekend of 17-18th September , but what are they?  Every year in order to support and publicise the French culture, local communes have a day or more likely a weekend dedicated to their local history and culture.  There are […]

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