Weekend Reads: Emmanuel and Brigitte Macron on vacation: their family dinner at Lavandou

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Emmanuel et Brigitte Macron en vacances : leur dîner en famille au Lavandou © Niviere David/Abacapress.com Emmanuel and Brigitte Macron on vacation: their family dinner at Lavandou

The presidential couple created the surprise. Like every year, Emmanuel and Brigitte Macron put their suitcases in the Brégançon Fort far from prying eyes. On Wednesday August 3, the presidential couple granted themselves a family outing around. The two spouses went to the restaurant Les Sirènes, located on the beach of Cavalière, at Lavandou, in the Var. The president was then able to take advantage of a family moment since with his wife, they were surrounded by the latter's children.

A family dinner

According to the local newspaper " La Provence ", the owners of the premises were aware of this presidential visit because, each year, Emmanuel and Brigitte Macron have gotten into the habit of coming to eat good little dishes . "We are not going to hide it, when we hold a restaurant, it's huge to receive the president and his family. This is quite unique, "said Maxence Zizzuto, the director of the restaurant, as reported by the newspaper" Var Matin ". The president and his wife were able to taste pizza and grilled fish, the specialties of the restaurant after the daily life.

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ideally located, between Pointe du Layet and Cap Negre, the couple was also able to appreciate a magnificent view of the sea. But, this remarkable outing of the President of the Republic quickly spread among holidaymakers. So much so that some onlookers tried to see Emmanuel Macron and even take a picture. His bodyguards therefore ensured that nothing disturbs this family dinner. "It's a family and private meal, please respect this moment," they told the curious.

Once the dinner was finished, shortly after 11 p.m., Emmanuel Macron still took the time to greet passers -by before returned to his residence . "Good evening ladies," he said. At the exit of the restaurant, the couple appeared all smiles and hand in hand. The president had opted for a relaxed outfit with a polo shirt, navy blue canvas pants and sneakers. For his part, his wife had chosen an elegant fluid ensemble. According to the newspaper "Var morning", Emmanuel Macron had taken advantage of a canoe outing in the afternoon. The presidential couple therefore takes advantage of their vacation as much as possible to decompress.

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