Category Archives: France

Perspective (22) – Through the Pines, to the Castle

Ten years ago when we visited the Cathar castles I used all the strength I had to drag myself up to one of the castles (Quertinheux)   at Lastours because I wanted to see the views from across there to

Perspective (22) – Through the Pines, to the Castle

Ten years ago when we visited the Cathar castles I used all the strength I had to drag myself up to one of the castles (Quertinheux)   at Lastours because I wanted to see the views from across there to

2020 PhotoChallenge #19 – Light throughout the day

Being somewhat preoccupied of late, I have cheated and used a series of images I took when we were in the Languedoc in 2010. we were staying in a Gite, can’t remember exactly where, but the view was tremendous and

2020 PhotoChallenge #19 – Light throughout the day

Being somewhat preoccupied of late, I have cheated and used a series of images I took when we were in the Languedoc in 2010. we were staying in a Gite, can’t remember exactly where, but the view was tremendous and

Top of the Rocks – SquareTops 27

This looked super scary….it was a long way down to the valley below….you don’t really get a sense of that from this image Linked to April Squares at Becky’s here

Top of the Rocks – SquareTops 27

This looked super scary….it was a long way down to the valley below….you don’t really get a sense of that from this image Linked to April Squares at Becky’s here

Top of the Pass – SquareTops 20

Another one from the archives, this time a mountain pass in the Vercors, France. I remember the vertiginous drops from those twisty, windy roads! Linked to April Squares at Becky’s here

Top of the Pass – SquareTops 20

Another one from the archives, this time a mountain pass in the Vercors, France. I remember the vertiginous drops from those twisty, windy roads! Linked to April Squares at Becky’s here

Second Time Around

They always say tou shouldn’t return to a place as you might be disappointed second time round, but I ctually visited a little place in the Vienna in France four or five times… Here are some images of this enchanting

Second Time Around

They always say tou shouldn’t return to a place as you might be disappointed second time round, but I ctually visited a little place in the Vienna in France four or five times… Here are some images of this enchanting

Sunrise

The rising sun in the Gironde a few years ago (I don’t tend to be up with the lark these days): Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here

Sunrise

The rising sun in the Gironde a few years ago (I don’t tend to be up with the lark these days): Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge # 65: Pick a Place

Where to pick…shall I go for Transylvania, Provence, Cuba, Andalusia? In the end, I have plumped for Catalonia… The French region of Pyrenees-Orientales — known to some as Northern Catalonia. The light was just stunning, even in mid September – as

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge # 65: Pick a Place

Where to pick…shall I go for Transylvania, Provence, Cuba, Andalusia? In the end, I have plumped for Catalonia… The French region of Pyrenees-Orientales — known to some as Northern Catalonia. The light was just stunning, even in mid September – as

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #64: Countryside and/or Small Towns

A nostalgic trip to the archives…my first thought for the images to use in this post was Romania, and also Provence several decades ago So here is Les Baux in the late 1980s, very sleepy then, I believe less so

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #64: Countryside and/or Small Towns

A nostalgic trip to the archives…my first thought for the images to use in this post was Romania, and also Provence several decades ago So here is Les Baux in the late 1980s, very sleepy then, I believe less so