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... but we had a good time none the less and we all quite enjoyed Saintes.
Saintes is a city with (about) the same population as Rochefort, but it seemed much more busy and the downtown was also bigger with more stores, a bigger variety of stores and even an "old city" part….which is missing from Rochefort, that is usually found in most French cities I have noticed. Saintes was just simply, prettier, than ...
... this time coming to France was much more relaxed. I am confident enough in my language skills, I knew people here already, knew what I was going to, and I had already been to the Charles De Gaulle airport.
Here’s to some intentional travelling this second "half" of my stay here in Europe. And am I ever glad that this “half” is longer!
Until next time folks,
Enjoy what you’ve got, wherever you ...
... to Rochefort’s Christmas market as well, it was a bit disappointing, but I
was able to buy some prezzies there too.
Christmas food/drinks in France are roasted chestnuts, and yes I had some! They
were yummy! Hot wine, which is red wine with orange juice, cinnamon and another
spice, and then of course you just heat it up. I would like to make some for my
family while I am home. They also have iced/sugared ...
We're living the high life now!
Last week, we got our T.V all set up AND just a few days later we were lucky enough to get a fouton the same day that we emailed the lady about it...and she even delivered!
We are very happy.
So, I get the impression that Raclette is really French. In my classes my students have asked me if I have tasted it yet and my teachers tell me that it is something I have to do before I leave of course.....I get a lot of that, "you HAVE to do this before you leave!"
But anyways, Raclette is traditionally cheese (for raclette), meat and potatoes. I would say that it is cheese fondu, and you put it over meat and potatoes when it has melted. But you can also ...