Monday, August 10, 2009
Saturday, August 08, 2009
Thursday, August 06, 2009
Wednesday, August 05, 2009
plaque commemorating the spot where (legend has it) Petrarch first saw his muse, Laura
Pont Saint-Bénezet (le Pont d'Avignon)
Sur le pont d'Avignon, well, this guy dances, anyhow.
posters for Avignon's theatre festival
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Monday, August 03, 2009
Pont du Gard (ancient Roman aqueduct, approximately 2000 years old)
800-year-old olive tree near Pont du Gard; tree was a gift from Spain
gecko on a tomb in Les Alyscamps (ancient Roman necropolis along the road outside Arles)
2000 year old bridge near Roussillon; this bridge was still in use until the new replacement was built only a few years ago
sunflower field near Gorde
the roof of La Pedrera (Casa Mila), an apartment building by the architect Gaudi; the towers are said to have inspired the design for the Storm Troopers from Star Wars
window detail, Casa Batllo, another building by Gaudi
statue of Jesus on Sagrat Cor Cathedral, Mount Tibidabo