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And so a year abroad begins

In April I received a letter saying that I was accepted in the Teach Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) for the 2016-2017 academic year in Foix, France. 543 more words


France : here and there !!

During our trip in  France, in May 2015, we  visited  many places.  The very lovely town of Cordes-sur-Ciel.   The fortified town was built in 1222 by Raimon VII, the  Count of Toulouse,  who, though not a  Cathar , tolerated what other Catholics considered a heresy. 346 more words


A Tale of 10 Cities: Chapter 1 - Duilhac to Tarascon sur Ariège (France)

A ‘Tale of 10 Cities’, the name me and Paul gave to our travels from Piedmont and Lazio to Tuscany and Slovenia (spot the odd one out). 789 more words

La Roucateille, 09330 Montgaillard, near Foix, Midi-Pyrénées.

I am enjoying immensely my tour from Bilbao to Perpignan. In Foix there is a first class site with some of the most immaculate facilities I have ever seen. 25 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Day 2/3: Small pleasures

Day 2-3 Friday to Saturday – Small and big pleasures
Today was our travel day from Toronto to Toulouse. Overall smooth sailing with the exception of the cardio sweat getting through the airport border at Frankfurt through a one mile maze to our connecting flight in time for take-off. 321 more words




I still had another load of washing to do, and felt like we needed to stop and have a ‘housework’ day. Barry suggested staying at the site in Toulouse, but even though it was fine for visiting the city, I wanted to move on to another place I’d found. 1.164 more words