French food is famous the world over, and the south of the country has a whole lot of culinary traditions of its own.
Top of the list is pastis, an anise-flavored spirit that is the perfect thirst quencher on those hot days the south of France is known for. Order one while you play a game of petanque and you could almost pass for a local.
For some sustenance, try the soupe au pistou. It’s like a Provencal version of Italian pesto, without the pine nuts. Chefs make a paste from garlic, cheese and basil, then added to a soup containing green beans, white beans and tomatoes. It’s a summer soup, so it’s nice and light.
Socca is a favorite around Nice and over the Italian border. It’s a pancake made from chickpeas in a similar way to the more common crepe. You can also find it at the Marche Forville in Cannes.
For the meat lovers among you, there’s the daube provencale. This beef stew is slow cooked in a casserole pot, and stands out for the inclusion of anchovy paste and red wine.
Salad nicoise is found around the world, but it actually comes from Nice. A true nicoise will always have black olives, green beans, tomatoes, lettuce and hard-boiled eggs.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
It’s best practice to learn new skills and constantly develop yourself. Making personal goals that might have nothing to do with a career is a good thing to do. These personal goals could be learning a new language, starting a yoga class or learning how to cook. To complete these goals, you need the right tools in place. The tools can be a large variety of different things, from books to movies to apps. The trend for consuming information is to download an app to fulfill those needs. Luckily, there are many apps geared toward teaching new skills.
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