Nantes Today, a blog in English about life in Nantes

Hellfest 3 days passes on sale Wednesday the 9th October 2019

Hellfest 3 days passes on sale Wednesday the 9th October 2019

I still haven't made it to Hellfest! I keep on saying one year I'll go but I just never get around to it. That said I know lots of people who'll be trying to get their hands on three day passes. They go on sale on Wednesday 9th of October at midday!...

A new app for cyclists in Nantes – Vigilo

A new app for cyclists in Nantes – Vigilo

I've recently enough started to cycle to work. It has had its ups and downs ... but that's mostly due to the little hills around Nantes. One thing however that does bug me is the blatant disregard for cycle paths at times by motorised vehicles. Hey, we're just parking...

The SuperU Birthday Box

The SuperU Birthday Box

Didn't I only just post one of these last year? In the post the other day I again received a happy birthday message with a voucher. This time around I knew what I had to do ... so over to the info desk yesterday at SuperU Dalby I went and hey presto the contents of...

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...

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Nantes FR
Wind 8 km/h, NNW
Pressure 753.81 mmHg
11°C
light rain
Humidity 100%
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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 /...