Tag: France

More beautiful French villages

Following on from last week’s list which formed part of a competition on French television, here’s a more “classical list.” As you may have gathered, while I’m getting out and about, I’m not visiting anywhere new that I can write about. That’ll all change… Continue Reading “More beautiful French villages”

Some of France’s most beautiful villages

Let’s indulge in a spot of virtual travel around the most visited country in the world. At least it was before you know what! Every year, the TV channel France 3 runs a competition to find the best-loved villages in France by region. It’s… Continue Reading “Some of France’s most beautiful villages”

Thursday doors #56

Today we’re local with doors from nearby Cannes, Nice and Monte Carlo. Luckily for me there’s never a shortage of doors to photograph. First up, two from Monte Carlo:- Two doors from Nice Old Town that are quite close to one another. Here are… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #56”

Thursday doors #55

We return to Paris, this time to the Père-Lachaise Cemetery where there are doors aplenty! Architect Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart won the commission to design the cemetery, a prestigious honour never before bestowed on either an architect or landscape designer. No expense was spared and no… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #55”

Thursday doors #54

Here are a few more doors from Bordeaux and Saint Emilion:-   Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in the fun by… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #54”

Thursday doors #53

Here’s more French doors, this time from the Bordeaux area where we enjoyed a few days’ break last autumn.       Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #53”

Thursday doors #52

With Paris being such fertile territory for doors, here are a few more:- Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in the fun… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #52”

Thursday doors #51

With Paris being such fertile territory for doors, here are a few more:-       Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #51”

Thursday doors #50

Paris is, of course, a veritable treasure trove for doors. If I lived there I could probably just post pictures of doors every day for years. These are ones which caught my eye on our trip last October. As in last week’s from Milan,… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #50”

Thursday doors #47

Today, my last door post of 2019, I’m featuring those doors photographed on my most recent trip to Nice. The wrought iron and glass doors are typical of those found on apartment blocks all over France. These were all along the rue de France,… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #47”