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Travel

South Africa story

Finally! The story is up on the travel side. It was difficult to choose among over 1000 photos and even more so to see them reduced to postage stamp size…but that is the price to pay to be able to share them with everyone. Enjoy!!! This is the shortcut:¬†http://flyingplates.com/travel/south_africa.html

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Books and Movies

Roman de gare

I went to see this little gem of a movie today. A Claude Lelouch film (of “A man and a woman” fame) with Dominique Pinon, Fanny Ardant and Audrey Dana…and original musical track by Gilbert Becaud. It is smart, it is well weaved and a good suspense. the rythm is good and the music had […]

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Food

Aszu wine bar and Le Margaux restaurant

My friend Mandie was in town for another gastronomical experience. We first tried out Aszu. 212, rue Notre-Dame O corner St Francois Xavier in Old-Montreal Tel.: 514.845.5436 It was originally a wine bar with nibbles but has grown into a full fledged restaurant. The decor is modern, intriguing with bar tables lit from within and […]