Nantes Today, a blog in English about life in Nantes

1 Year of Yellow Vest Protests

1 Year of Yellow Vest Protests

That's right it's the anniversary of the Yellow Vest protests. What does that mean? Well, they'll be celebrating with more protests in the city centre. As a result, TAN is going to be cutting tram and bus services in the city centre. As always check the official TAN...

TAN Strike following an attack on a driver

TAN Strike following an attack on a driver

Well this one probably comes as a bit of a shock to a lot of people this morning. TAN is on strike today following an attack on a driver last night. En raison d'une agression violente sur un conducteur hier soir sur la ligne 3, un mouvement de solidarité s'est...

Dear Nantes, please stop spamming me with these magazines

Dear Nantes, please stop spamming me with these magazines

I know that everyone is different. Some people enjoy the feel of a book or a newspaper in their hands and that's great I too like a magazine I can flick through and I sometimes opt to buy them or pick up a brochure. What I don't however like is having these magazines...

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Love is Love Nantes
Love is Love Nantes

I'd planned on taking a few shots of these stairs this morning ... only to see it was blocked off this morning ... as ... it had been defaced again. Where is it? It's at Place du Cirque .. leading up to the Tour Bretagne which is where my new office is located. Love...

Out and about!

The Autumn Sun Pizza

The Autumn Sun Pizza

I was just taken out for lunch to celebrate ... and the question is ... where do I want to go? I felt like someplace cosy .. so it was either going to be Beckett's Canteen or Pinocchio's Pizzeria I'll give you two guesses which one I went for 😛 The above is an...

Jimmy’s Lentil and Chorizo Stew

Jimmy’s Lentil and Chorizo Stew

If you wanted with this dish you could actually go vegetarian and leave the chorizo out. I’m not sure what you could substitute for the chorizo yet but it’d be nice without it. I’d just add in a good pinch of chilli to make up for the missing chorizo / fat / oil /...