Tag: Saint Laurent du Var

Trip to Cap 3000 Shopping Centre

Only the food shops are currently open in Cap 3000 and, because it’s an enclosed mall, it’s unlikely to re-open fully on 11 May. Prior to lockdown, many of the newer outlets were yet to open or indeed be let. Neither its brand spanking… Continue Reading “Trip to Cap 3000 Shopping Centre”

Trip to Saint Laurent du Var

Our first French holiday home was an apartment directly overlooking the beach at Saint Laurent du Var. Acquired largely due to its proximity to Nice airport, shops (Cap 3000 shopping centre) and restaurants, it was the perfect holiday bolt-hole. Like many towns the length… Continue Reading “Trip to Saint Laurent du Var”

40 years of Memorable Moments: first French flat

It was only when I started to write about Saint Laurent du Var (coming tomorrow) that I realised I’d never really written about us acquiring our first holiday flat in France. So I thought I’d better remedy that huge oversight pronto. Please bear with… Continue Reading “40 years of Memorable Moments: first French flat”