Sept - Oct 2018: Collioure, Carcassonne

           

         

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Collioure: 28th September to 2nd October 2018



Collioure anchovies


Swimming at two beaches



Painting by Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Exhibition by Henri Vergé and Rolande Déchorain












Saturday morning market



Mussels in the Brasserie St Elme at the beach


Ride on the "little train" to Fort St Elme


View over Collioure




Port Vendres


Fort St Elme in the distance



Poster in hotel lobby


Grave of Antonio Machado


Collioure station

Carcassonne: 2nd to 6th October 3018


View of the church of St Vincent from our room in the Hôtel de la Bastide



Magret de canard ...


... and pintarde at the La Table de la Bastide


Neptune's statue in Place Carnot


Breakfast at La Rotonde


On the Vieux Pont



Isador is still alive and well!


Interior of St Vincent's church ...


... and exterior


Military parade for the feast of St Michael (patron of paratroopers)

Carcassonne Art Museum



Paul Émile Boutigny Boule de Suif (after Maupassant's story)



Achille Laugé




Place de Carnot at lunchtime


Tartines at Le Bis-troquet


Carcassonne Cité


Basilica of St Nazaire



Gothic ...


... and Roman




View from the ramparts


Canal de Midi


Conference dinner in the Place Carnot