Thursday March 15th, 2012


I know I talked about this before, but one time is not enough to talk about this subject: I think that the French post office is the worst in the whole world. How long have I been living here? 7 months? And during this period not once have I received my letters or my packages … Continue reading

Saturday March 3rd, 2012

Pizza Cooked in a wood oven...delicious

If anyone ever tells you that restaurants in France are cleaner than Lebanon, and there is constant control on them, do NOT believe them; these are all illusions. We went to a restaurant tonight; it’s a pizza/crepes restaurant. We had seen it before, but never dared to try it because it’s in the center of … Continue reading

Thursday January 12th, 2012


There’s a new Mobile operator in France; it’s an internet operator that decided to enter the court and play with the big people. The fun part is that this guy is playing tough: his prices are cut off by half, if not by more. The ad said that the offer is only for the first … Continue reading

Sunday December 11th, 2011


Another diner out and another semi-fight with a waiter… Far you are the nice waiter that introduces himself before he says hello. Far you are the waiter that comes every 2 seconds to make sure that everything is ok and everybody around the table is still happy. Far you are the waiter that accepts the … Continue reading

Saturday December 10th, 2011


We have finished our Christmas shopping today; we’re ready to fly home now 🙂 Actually we haven’t quite finished yet, we were so busy getting everybody else’s presents that we didn’t get time to think of ourselves. The truth is that I could have gotten Francois’ gift today, but something happened that prevented me from … Continue reading