Mont Gaillard, February 10th 2008 February 21st 2008 Yesterday was Mal’s birthday, so we celebrated by joining our walking group in a healthy walk. It should have been walking with raquettes in the snow, and a new experience for us-, but …… no snow. So an alternative meant driving over to nearby Foix and taking it from there.
The Walking Club is a fun group. About 25 or so regularly turn up for the Sunday walks - not always the same p ... read more
Europe » France » Midi-Pyrénées » Foix Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
Retired May 2007, and since then have enjoyed a month in India, about which I wrote several blog entries. Now I spend much of my time with my husband in France, in a small town in the foothills of the Pyrenees, and from time to time, write blog entries about our experiences... full info