Passion Japan 2018

Passion Japan 2018

It’s Friday so if you’re looking for what’s on in and around Nantes this weekend why not check out nantes.fr/sorties For me the highlight is Passion Japon and I know Charlotte is going to love it too 🙂 I think we’re set for some rather nice...
Manif 22nd May! 09:30 – 14:30

Manif 22nd May! 09:30 – 14:30

Another week … another Manif … they couldn’t have held it yesterday on the bank holiday? The TAN will be cut in the city center this morning from 09:30 – 14:30 at least. As always check tan.fr for full details Share this:Click to share on...
The Wind that Shakes the Barley Free Movie

The Wind that Shakes the Barley Free Movie

What’s that? Free Ken Loach movie with Cillian Murphy you say? Ireland 1919: workers from field and country unite to form volunteer guerrilla armies to face the ruthless ‘Black and Tan’ squads that are being shipped from Britain to block...
Yum Yum

Yum Yum

If you like Asian (Vietnamese) food I’m going to introduce you to another of my favourite places to eat in Nantes. It’s called Yum Yum and yes it is Yum Yum!!! Located at 2 Bis Allée Flesselles it’s very central (from Commerce head along the line 1...
What to do on the Bank Holidays / Jour Fériés

What to do on the Bank Holidays / Jour Fériés

May is one of those insane months where you get ALL of the bank holidays First up you’ve got the Fête du Travail on the 1st of May. Next it’s the 8th of May and the end of World War II. Ascension Thursday varies from year to year it’s on the 10th...
100% Nantais Chocolate

100% Nantais Chocolate

Good news everybody we’re now able to manufacture our own chocolate with 100% of the ingredients being sourced locally! That’s right we’ve managed to produce “180 grammes de chocolat 100 % nantais” from the glass houses at the Parc du...
How is your delicious wife?

How is your delicious wife?

This really makes me laugh 🙂 Macron thanks Australian leader’s ‘delicious wife’ We all make mistakes with other languages well I know I do 😀 I’m not actually sure if it has been in the media in France because … I don’t actually...
A Trip to the Pannetière Farm in Nantes

A Trip to the Pannetière Farm in Nantes

Yesterday for May the 1st we took our semi annual trip to the farm at La Ferme de la Pannetière which is in La Chapelle sur Erdre. There was a pretty decent crowd (with parking in a field 2 minutes walk away) Having previously visited we knew what was in store though...
The 1st of May Farmers Market

The 1st of May Farmers Market

If you’re looking for something a little different to do this May 1st Bank Holiday Tuesday then why not take a trip to the farm (La Ferme de la Pannetière). One issue if you’re trying to take public transport is that the TAN won’t be running (At...