Tag: Cros de Cagnes

12 days of Christmas 2020: day 6

Cros de Cagnes, the location for our first beach picnic with friends post lifting of Lockdown. We usually have a number of these, but not this year………….. Today’s track from Lenny Kravitz is 5 More Days ‘Til Summer, the third single from his 11th… Continue Reading “12 days of Christmas 2020: day 6”

Sculpture Saturday #9

This week I’ve picked one of my favourite statues from along the seafront in Cros-de-Cagnes. It’s one of three works by the artists Lena Dettervik and Gudmar Olovson (https://www.gudmar.net/) intended to symbolise the strong relationship between the Swedes and Cagnes sur Mer. The trio… Continue Reading “Sculpture Saturday #9”

Sculpture Saturday #4

We’re now into week four of my participation in this challenge hosted by the Mind over Memory blogger. This week I’ve selected a local civic sculpture which has adorned the seafront since January 2019. The Crowd by Myriam Klein comprises nine human aluminum shapes,… Continue Reading “Sculpture Saturday #4”

Wordless Wednesday – strength

12 days of Christmas: day 7

Believe it or not but I took this photograph back in March. Just look at that wonderful blue sky! We had an unseasonally wet spring and this was one of our all too few sunny days. The scene is from the small fishing port… Continue Reading “12 days of Christmas: day 7”

Trip to Cros de Cagnes

One of my favourite markets is held every Tuesday and Thursday at the nearby fishing port of Cros de Cagnes which has narrow streets, colourful fisherman’s houses, bars and restaurants┬áspread around the distinctive yellow Clock Tower, part of the church of Saint Pierre. ┬áThe… Continue Reading “Trip to Cros de Cagnes”