Category Archives: France

Seen from afar…yonder distant castle

Firstly, in the Dordogne. A castle (unknown) from the window of a castle (Commarque) across the valley…. ….and another castle from a castle, this time in the Languedoc …and here are all four of the castles of Lastours on their

Seen from afar…yonder distant castle

Firstly, in the Dordogne. A castle (unknown) from the window of a castle (Commarque) across the valley…. ….and another castle from a castle, this time in the Languedoc …and here are all four of the castles of Lastours on their

June Squares : Rooves / 21

Another image from Provence, three decades ago. Today we are in Les Baux, looking down at some warm coloured tiles – I can very  clearly recall taking this picture. The textures and colours of those tiles were fantastic, and I

June Squares : Rooves / 21

Another image from Provence, three decades ago. Today we are in Les Baux, looking down at some warm coloured tiles – I can very  clearly recall taking this picture. The textures and colours of those tiles were fantastic, and I

June Squares: Rooves / 19

Now’s the time to start looking at some rooves/roofs from past travels. Today we are off to Provence, to Brantes, a little village high on Mont Ventoux, seen nearly three decades ago: Linked to Becky’s June Squares here

June Squares: Rooves / 19

Now’s the time to start looking at some rooves/roofs from past travels. Today we are off to Provence, to Brantes, a little village high on Mont Ventoux, seen nearly three decades ago: Linked to Becky’s June Squares here

June Squares: Rooves / 6

Now for a change from the recent images from Krakow (but I shall return with more before June ends). Right now, I am trawling through the archives to come up with some interesting rooves….is this a roof within a roof?

June Squares: Rooves / 6

Now for a change from the recent images from Krakow (but I shall return with more before June ends). Right now, I am trawling through the archives to come up with some interesting rooves….is this a roof within a roof?

View

Today it is very grey, and snowing quite hard, so I thought I would show you the morning view from the terrace of a Gite we hired in French Catalonia one September, a few years ago now. Linked to One

View

Today it is very grey, and snowing quite hard, so I thought I would show you the morning view from the terrace of a Gite we hired in French Catalonia one September, a few years ago now. Linked to One

Traces of the Past Y4 01

Here goes for a Maginot fort kitchen from more than 70 years ago…. don’t think I’ll have dinner cooked there, thanks Linked to Paula’s site here

Traces of the Past Y4 01

Here goes for a Maginot fort kitchen from more than 70 years ago…. don’t think I’ll have dinner cooked there, thanks Linked to Paula’s site here

Atmospherically Weathered

I loved this old structure when we came across it almost two decades ago. By then it had been unused for at least another couple of decades, and the wind and rain had rather undone it…. Left abandoned, we were

Atmospherically Weathered

I loved this old structure when we came across it almost two decades ago. By then it had been unused for at least another couple of decades, and the wind and rain had rather undone it…. Left abandoned, we were