Summer photos of Angers, Nantes and Normandy beaches
Photos taken here and there in Nantes
There are interesting things to see in the centre of Nantes, some funny statues, the slide along the castle wall, the old streets and especially the Jardin des Plantes with its eccentric decorations.
Passage Pommeraye in Nantes
Amazing The Pommeraye Passage. This shopping mall in the centre of Nantes has not changed since its creation in 1843. As it is built on a steeply sloping site, it extends over three levels …
Jardin Terre d’Aïeuls
Completely unexpected this garden located rue Médéric behind the church of Barneville (Normandy). This garden of 1000 square meters is well hidden behind a wall and is perfectly protected. This is an extraordinary garden. Have a look.
La Mer de Sable of Carteret
We discovered these dunes between the cape of Carteret and the beach of Hatainville. This is a huge area. There you can see a lot of things, of course dunes as far as the eye can see, …
Foreshore on the Beach of Carteret
That day, the tide was quite strong, we stayed on the beach all afternoon. In the early afternoon the sea was low and it was 2 km away; the beach was particularly large. We went for a long walk; from the water’s edge we could see everything: the cape of Carteret, the restaurant “La Potinière” and …
Take a Rest in Angers
That day it was a real pleasure to take a rest in Angers on the Place du Ralliement (the central square of Angers). You could admire the tropical decor with palm trees and seats everywhere, you could …
Les Machines de l’Ile in Nantes
The Machines de l’Ile in Nantes are absolutely extraordinary. The Nantes Elephant is known internationally, the other creations are less well known but these huge animated animals are just as incredible.
Slate Quarries of Angers
Münster was full of life this Saturday afternoon. What a lot of people on the Prinzipalmarkt, Roggenmarkt and Spiekerhof! They go shopping or sightseeing and the best ones have a drink on a terrace. And of course the musicians …
Photos of Münster and Münsterland, Germany
Münster, Aasee in the Evening
As usual the Aasee at Münster (Germany) is full of people as soon as the sun shines. It’s the opportunity to walk of to jog, to eat from the barbecue and to drink beer on the grass, eventually to go the restaurant 50 meter further. The best is to play outdoor games. Naturally the hundreds students came with their bicycles.
6 Cities in North Germany
Photos of 6 North German cities that we visited within one week.
Alltagsmenschen – Everyday People at Telgte
When travelling in Münster and surroundings, you always discover unexpected events, this morning this exhibition at Telgte: “Alltags Menschen” (Everyday People). 16 everyday people statues exposed at 16 places in the old city. Look at the photos below, you will recognize some of these people: American couple, the Lying, the Graces, Paul, Shopping Women with Dog, and more …
Alltagsmenschen – Ordinary People at Hiltrup
After having visited the “Alltags Menschen” exhibition at Telgte (Ordinary People), we visited a second “Alltags Menschen” exhibition at Hiltrup at the south of Münster. Also amazing statues by Christel Lechner.
Fancy Bicycle Bells
Bike Corner is still an interesting shop for people who like fantasy on theis bike … the boss says that he has more than 1028 bells for sale.
What do you See at the Aasee, Münster, on a Friday Afternoon
On this friday afternoon the weather was very nice at the Aasee in Münster (Germany). With such a weather you see all sorts visitors. The walkers who are going around the lake, the runners who are going on a higher tempo, a few people who are experimenting funny bikes, the tourists on pedalboats and naturally the sailors. The last visitors are taking a rest under a tree.