A few months ago, I’ve interviewed ten foreigners about French people and hospitality in France.I wanted to get their honest opinion about us and our hospitality as we often hear a lot of stereotypes.Read first this article if you’re afraid to come on holidays in France. For this second interview, a few other foreign travelers joined […]
The actors of the traditional Via Crucis Vivente (alive Station of Cross) of Balmaseda in the Spanish Basque province of Biscaye are the inhabitants of the city.More than 500 people participate in the organisation of the festival.On Maundy Thursday’s evening, there’s a big procession around the city with the roman guards, the penitents and the […]
As a French traveler and open minded person, I often hear the foreigners saying “French people are rude”, “French people are not friendly”, “French people don’t want to speak English”, “you’re so different from the other French people”, etc. Right, my English is quite fluent though my accent is worse and worse because of my trip […]
Today, for the second episode of my series on the stylish basque town of Biarritz, I’ll take you to a place that exists only there: the “crampottes”. In episode 1, I took you along the main beach, “la grande plage” of Biarritz on a misty morning, telling you the best places to shot beautiful pictures of […]
Even if you have never heard about the Basque Country area, you certainly already have heard about the famous town of Biarritz.The town of 26 000 inhabitants called “Biarrots” is situated at 25 kilometres from Spain and is part of the BAB (Bayonne – Anglet – Biarritz) area. Biarritz is famous for many reasons: Napoleon III […]
A trip around the Basque country wouldn’t be complete without tasting the Basque food. The Southwest of France offers a lot for food lovers. In the Basque country, people are called “bon vivant”, enjoying life, food, parties… So today, I’ll introduce you the best basque food. You will find some entrance dishes, cheese, desserts and local recipes.