Why Normandy is Best for Cycling Holidays

Rich in culture, food and steeped in history and ancient landmarks, Normandy is a wonderful holiday destination. It’s proximity to ferry ports takes the hassle out of traveling, which is probably one of the reasons Normandy has become a popular destination for...

How exclusive fishing makes the difference

Many fisherman and birdwatchers have commented on how changeable and calming the La Chatouillette Lake is. We were naturally thrilled to hear such comments. In all modesty, we do confess that our lake is situated in the most glorious of locations. Whilst it is not the...

Where have all the Swallows gone?

Where have all the Swallows gone, long time passing Where have all the Swallows gone, far, far away We shall miss them everyone Now they’re following the sun Our skies seem empty now they’ve gone – far, far away. Oh well, at least we have the invigorating fresh...

Moon’s Halo

Halo… While stargazing, I noticed a large circular band of light surrounding the moon. Does it indicate that there is unsettled weather on its way?  More snow or rain? Folklore would say so, but in fact it is an indication that there is a layer of microscopic...

Here comes the Pontoon

We started building a pontoon or jetty at our lake, concrete posts were places in position. …only a few planks left ‘Little tickle’ being positioned on the Pontoon.   The idea, when first muted, seemed so simple. Just place a few strong logs in...