Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Blog Page 59

IceBar Budapest

Daniel spotted the new Budapest Ice Bar on our daily walk along Vaci Utca, the walking strip along the Danube River, near the Piac Market by Liberty Bridge. He begged us to go inside. Fans of Ice Hotels and Ice...
                        Our family prepares for a two-week trip, driving to Barcelona from Capestang and then flying to Budapest via Ryanair. The regulations for luggage size and weight on our Ryanair flight are the strictest in the industry. Extra bags are expensive,...
The Mistral winds were strong today, unusually warm and there wasn't a cloud in the sky. We stood in our yard, energized from feeling the wind blow through our clothing, almost taking us into flight. Today was a day...
  The French stereotype. With a baguette under arm, a beret on their head and a scarf stylishly wrapped around their neck. They smoke endlessly, are rude, and have bad hygiene. Have you seen this guy? I haven't in any of...

South Westy

Although building a rental apartment onto our home in Capestang is still a viable income option, Alfonz came up with a fabulous idea to rent out Westfalia Camper Vans supplying the Languedoc region we live in. It seems like a...

Twin Hair’s By Rosa

We were walking by Twin Hair's -hair dressing shop located just off the square in Capestang, when a friendly man heard us speaking English and said hello. In a French accent he asked us if we were from England. No,...
From Canada             To Hungary             To France     With thousands of people from around the world reading our posts each week, many of you may not know what House Hunters International is. It is a television program based out of London and New York...

A Strong Start to 2012

To start off this year strong, we encourage your family to go play outside! Our family tradition for years has been to do physical activities on the first day of the year. Other years we went skiing or sleighing, if...
French traditions during Le Saint Sylvester, France's New Years Celebration #1 PARTY FAVORS The kids, instead of party blowers, those whistle streamers you blow in to and they unroll as they squeak, the French have little tubes, and chase each other...
  First you swirl, holding the bottom of your wine glass, watch the fluid stick to its sides, and then you smell the bouquet. Finally your lips touch the wine, and your eyes widen, as you taste one of life’s...