Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/09/19

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Subject: Fish (WAS: [Leica] Lost Faith in Leica) (Nathan Wajsman)
From: lambroving at (William G. Lamb, III)
Date: Sun Sep 19 10:56:27 2004

Had a fabulous meal there in 1990, probably the best in my life at
Arzac's restaurant. He told me how he went down to the port in
his Range Rover every morning to personally buy everything. Is
his place still there?


At 10:28 AM 09/19/2004 +0200, you wrote:
> >The best fresh fish I have had in my life was in San Sebastian in the
> >Basque country. We were staying in a hotel overlooking the city, and
> >every morning around 7 a.m. we saw the fishermen coming back. The same
> >evening we would go to the restaurants and eat that fish. Fantastic!
>I can back it as I was born in San Sebastian where fishermen get out at four
>in the morning and get back for selling captures before lunch. Eating fresh
>fish is a common habit but more and more we are going to frozen factory ship
>fish...what a pity. Perhaps Natham could back my opinion that San Sebastian,
>with Paris, is one of the best sites in the world for getting excellent