Marseille, je ne t’aime plus

Graffiti in the Panier district of Vieux Port, Marseille France is suffering. The 'Gilets Jaunes' movement, the riots in Paris and around the country prove this. France's allure - as seen from across the Channel and from an airplane window - will always be there, but the reality is so different. My 'foreign observer' view … Continue reading Marseille, je ne t’aime plus


Go south, my friend, go south

Why am I travelling? I don't want to be a tourist. I want to find answers. I want to talk to people. I want to understand things. I want to be Freya Stark.  Freya Stark went to the Middle East in the 1930s and wrote about her experiences. I want to go further than Spain, … Continue reading Go south, my friend, go south