September 2014: Sète and Narbonne

           

         

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Holiday to the South of France: 7th to 20th 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.