Category Lifestyle

Villages, and how they continue to paint a way of life ..

Evisa (Malaterre)

My first thought would have been that the island is not unlike one large extended village itself

After many years of travelling around and thus becoming more acquainted with individual villages, the evidence of their respective differences became more apparent. It is both comforting and relieving to admire the stone structures facing time courageously, in spite of all. Charming and representative, their presence is vital in the maintaining of traditions, communication, customs and a certain education.

There’s a curious sensation of almost imposing, as though the ancient walls and foundations were attentive to your every move, not without a strong perception of welcoming and an invitation to enter. Atmosphere...

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Ajaccio, Sunday morning at the market!

The customary charm of strolling through an open-air market

What strikes you first is certainly the patchwork of colour and as you advance, making your way through the growing crowd, straightaway you are confronted with a combination of ‘olfactive infiltrators’ – as I call them. Taste buds alight, from there onwards you are willingly prisoners of  your senses. Just spent a few leisurely hours here this morning and thought you might like to join me on my tour ..

 

 

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