September 2014: Sète and Narbonne

           

         

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Holiday to the South of France: 7th to 24th September 2014


Tarn gorge bridge from the aeroplane

Sète: 7th to 12th September


Waiting for the train at Agde


Sunday lunch by the canal


Our hotel L'Orque Bleue


The Canal Royale




Fountain in Place Lèon Blum


Electric boat trip on canal


Waterside shacks on the étang



Lifting rail bridge


Boats for jousting tournament



Gathering storm clouds


Musée International des Arts Modestes (sheltering from the storm!)




Les Halles



Place Aristide Bruant



Views from Mont St-Clair





Chapelle Notre Dame de la Salette


Sète beach



Ripples movie



Crêpes for lunch at the beach


More practice needed!


Breakfast café by Les Halles



Narbonne: 12th to 16th September


Our hotel: La Residence


Pont des Marchands


Views from our window



Les Halles at sunset




Canal de la Robine


Cathedral (13th Century)



Cathedral cloisters



Underground at the Horreum: Roman forum



Les Halles


Lunch counter



Dinner at the Coque Hardi


Fig tart


Sunday market


The beach at Port-la-Nouvelle



Pizza in the rain


The Donjon and Hotel de Ville


Views from the top of the Donjon




Roman murals in the archaeological museum







Trip on a barge on the Canal de la Robine





Charles Trenet was born in Narbonne in 1913. A translation of the above song is HERE.