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Forum: France
Jan 30th 2023, 1:09 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 567
Posted By Annetje

Re: New declaration to be made by everyone who owns a house in France

"devez en informer l’administration" ...
which is very funny since I wouldn't have known about this form if you good people hadn't talked about it.

My lesson for today : try to keep up to date...
Forum: France
Jan 30th 2023, 10:32 am
Replies: 19
Views: 567
Posted By Annetje

Re: New declaration to be made by everyone who owns a house in France

Just had a look in my personal space with the "Impots" and I don't seem to have a house ;)

I shouldn't laugh really cause they were right, up to november I didn't have one and stayed at my...
Forum: France
Dec 22nd 2022, 7:52 am
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By Annetje

Re: SNCF STRIKES

I wonder if one can compare the French and UK strikes.
We all know, in France they strike first and then search for the excuse whilst in the UK, things have to be pretty bad before they strike,...
Forum: France
Dec 2nd 2022, 6:34 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By Annetje

Re: English chat needed in France

300 years ... Do you live in a castle ?
The walls must be thicker than I am tall (I am not that tall ;))
Is it easy to warm it up in the winter ?
Forum: France
Nov 30th 2022, 6:10 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By Annetje

Re: English chat needed in France

;)
Thanks for asking !
It's in Saujon 17600 and the location I want, close to the centre but not in the noise !
We have the same age :lol: and she needs many repairs, as do I ...

No, it's...
Forum: France
Nov 30th 2022, 5:47 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By Annetje

Re: English chat needed in France

On the bright side ... I moved house (again) hoping this will be the one !
:)
Forum: France
Nov 30th 2022, 6:19 am
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By Annetje

Re: English chat needed in France

OP never came back ? English chat was not that needed after all ?
:popcorn:
Forum: France
Nov 21st 2022, 9:29 am
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By Annetje

Re: English chat needed in France

I don't think OP doesn't want to put an effort talking French, she just wants a break every now and then.
I fully understand. Being Flemish speaking myself, the first day I was surrounded by only...
Forum: France
Nov 20th 2022, 6:36 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By Annetje

Re: English chat needed in France

About 1 hr from La Rochelle.
I'm sure La Rochelle has English people get together, not sure how to find them though but maybe having a Google search might give results.
Anyone any idea ?
I am...
Forum: France
Sep 22nd 2022, 6:37 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,080
Posted By Annetje

Re: Feeling homesick all of a sudden

Google knows all about kougelhopf ;)
Forum: France
Sep 22nd 2022, 2:45 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 1,542
Posted By Annetje

Re: New car purchase - Buy or lease?

Unless you are talking about something I really don't understand, I believe Antwerp already has this system and has had it for a few years.
I just know because a few years ago a hotel I wanted to go...
Forum: France
Sep 21st 2022, 5:51 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 1,542
Posted By Annetje

Re: New car purchase - Buy or lease?

Reading about all these older cars still going strong, I was wondering about that.
Forum: France
Sep 21st 2022, 5:49 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,080
Posted By Annetje

Re: Feeling homesick all of a sudden

I can only say that, after 25 years, your French is probably better than you think.
My late husband (English) had full knowledge of French words but did not dare to speak it because he was afraid of...
Forum: France
Sep 5th 2022, 5:19 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 835
Posted By Annetje

Re: Medical Advice Please

Tell me about it ...
I waited for an appointment with a cardiologist for 6 months and, having finally seen him, he made an appointment for a scan with himself in February ! There were no openings...
Forum: France
Aug 29th 2022, 6:32 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 546
Posted By Annetje

Re: NewTo.BE.

Hi and welcome.
Last year a Maydaisy was looking for contacts as well, just like you close to La Rochelle and French husband.
If you put "La Rochelle" in the French search function, the thread will...
Forum: France
Aug 20th 2022, 12:03 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,317
Posted By Annetje

Re: The Mistral in Provence / Mitigating factor?

Having lived in the Provence for 22+ years, I can assure you it can drive you mad !
I remember 1 February where it was blowing the whole month.
On the + side, the washing dries in 15 minutes ;) ...
Jun 28th 2022, 7:25 am
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By Annetje

Re: France

Hi and welcome !
I think you might be better to post on the French side of this forum.
There is also a lot of information one can find there.
Maybe a moderator can move your post over there ?...
Forum: France
Jun 8th 2022, 12:57 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,752
Posted By Annetje

Re: Getting UK television in France!

That's how I do it.


Have you tried setting your VPN on Switzerland and going on Zattoo, which is only for people in Switzerland, to watch BBC ?
Maybe you need set up a profile on there (can't...
Forum: France
Jun 5th 2022, 10:16 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,752
Posted By Annetje

Re: Getting UK television in France!

Assuming you ask me ;) I watch all BBC all ITV all All 4 and everything around it.
Well, I don't really watch all of that ...
Anyway, just had a look and there are 200 channels to choose from....
Forum: France
Jun 5th 2022, 9:58 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,752
Posted By Annetje

Re: Getting UK television in France!

I use Express VPN.
I watch most English channels live via Zattoo in Switzerland which seems to work easier than direct from the UK channels.
Just use the location Switzerland on the VPN.
Forum: France
Jun 5th 2022, 6:02 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By Annetje

Re: Rolls Royce

:welcome:

Driving a good honest Renault myself, I can't help you though.
I was in your village last week, fighting with a lawyer who is supposed to be on my side ;).
Forum: France
Jun 5th 2022, 5:57 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,752
Posted By Annetje

Re: Getting UK television in France!

I watch all my English TV via internet.
Forum: France
May 14th 2022, 12:37 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 3,275
Posted By Annetje

Re: New to Carcassonne

I see there are some new people here who made the plunge to move to Carcassonne.
After having lived in the Var from 1996 till 2020 and at the moment not really liking the Charente Maritime, I'm...
Forum: France
May 12th 2022, 11:55 am
Replies: 1,508
Views: 262,088
Posted By Annetje

Re: Introduction Hiya From Wales. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿Thread (Somewhere to say Hi)

Hi and welcome !
It all depends why you want to move.
It doesn't seem to be more complicated, it is.
If you have any questions, please put them in the French forum and people will try to help you....
Forum: France
Apr 28th 2022, 6:11 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,437
Posted By Annetje

Re: Winter in the South of France

I was wondering about that, having lived in the Var for 20 years.
I never really noticed ...
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