Sometimes a flying visit from a loved one is all you need to realise how settled you are in a place.
If you ever visit an English village, make sure to look out for morris dancing.
Since 1997, the world has been gripped by the magical world of Harry Potter. After publishing her first book Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, J.K.
Picture the scene. It is the middle of the night and an excited little girl is waiting in a long queue outside a bookshop.
In my bag I always carry the same essential items: my keys; my purse; some loose change; my mobile phone and my little blue vocabulary notebook.
I knew, when coming to France, that one of the things I would miss the most about my home in England was English television. One of the things which England does best is its TV shows!
So, being away from home is great fun, until you meet someone who becomes the reason you don’t want to be away. How do you cope?
For Christmas as a child, I always received a huge stack of books and often by Boxing Day I’d already read half of them.
Last week, I went to Montpellier in the south of France for an exam. So this trip was for business, not pleasure.
British people are famous for apologising in almost every situation.