Au-revoir SW France - In summary - Blog 8

Au-revoir SW France - In summary - Blog 8

I’ll certainly be back – Autumn maybe? Before I depart – Let me share three interesting facts/stories about La Romieu.

1.    Les Plus Beaux Villages de France

La Romieu has this year, been awarded this proud badge of honour. 

Les Plus Beaux Villages de France (the Most Beautiful Villages in France) is an association set up to protect and promote the heritage of the most beautiful villages in France. The association, which began in 1982, now includes only 156 French villages spread over 14 regions and 69 departments. 

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Duck Eggs

Duck Eggs

Sometimes I get distracted…..well quite a lot actually. ..my advice? Go with the flow and see what happens.

Yesterday I did, and here’s the story!

I  blame Barnes farmers market every Saturday morning opposite the duck pond.  Talking of which, there is a connection. Duck eggs. Eying greedily the last two huge eggs in a tray…before I could open my mouth “Duck eggs” the farmer on the stall said. “You ever tried a duck egg white omelette? It’s the best thing you’ll ever taste.”

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