Category Archives: Friday

Swimming under a Moon

…in an indoor pool in Paris on a Friday night. Advertisements

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Beer + Nuns

Drinking in a convent garden Hidden between the Gare de l’Est train station and the canal Saint Martin lies the old Les Récollets convent, now home to the Maison de l’Architecture, a centre for research, and the trendy Café a.   The inside … Continue reading

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Don’t waste your weekends, get out of Paris!

Escaping Paris I don’t know about you, but a lot of my weekends go a bit like this:FridayIt’s the WEEKEND!7pm – Sprint out of work.7.30pm – Do something practical that I haven’t been able to do all week; like buy … Continue reading

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I shall be eating poetry*

I’m going here tonight. And I’m as happy as a dog with two tails… A dog with two tails by ME Tucked discretely between a clothes boutique and a crêperie down the unassuming Rue de Bourgogne in the seventh arrondissment, the Club … Continue reading

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Get Your Skates On!

Having been here now for two years in all, there has been something I’ve been desperate to try, but from which I have always chickened out at the last moment. Pari Roller flickr creative commons acme Every Friday evening (*as … Continue reading

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