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  • Stairs upside down


  • Greetings from Le Puy-en-Velay

    Since the 10th century, the Puy is one of the starting points of the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela. The crowds of pilgrims come to venerate the famous Black Madonna of Puy. Pilgrims starting their journey to Santiago de Compostela gather to be ble…

  • Steps to the cathedral

    Fortunately you don't have to climb there on your knees anymore!! * PIP 1 : La chaire richement décorée PIP 2 : L'autel de la Vierge Noire. L'étrange atmosphère byzantine est apportée par ces veilleuses-encensoirs disposées en cercle a…


  • Not everyone has such a front door!


  • Old mooring ring near the Rhône shore


  • Huge work from the lumberjacks!

    PIP : the wood piles have been enormous, see on comparison the size of people !


  • Easter moon and blooming magnolia


  • The heavy rain clouds won't win!

    Sometimes when on a dull and rainy day the cloud cover unexpectedly rips open, you can enjoy the sunrise for the second time... It was raining, but suddenly the sky has torn to let come out a few sun rays.

  • Bad weather, on the way to improvement...

    Rainbow: bridge for angels....


  • Ipernity friends: happy Easter

    Joyeuses Pâques - Frohe Ostern - Buona Pasqua

  • Most beautiful harbour entrance at Lake Constance

    Lindau’s harbour entrance draws visitors from far and wide. The Bavarian Lion and the New Lighthouse stand majestically against the impressive backdrop of the Alps and Lake Constance.

  • The lion roars in Bavarian!

    At right the new Lighthouse, at left the lion turns it watchful gaze over the lake. His impressive sandstone statue is standing 6 m tall and weighs 50 t. Its pedestal bears the Roman numerals MDCCCLVI, indicating the year it was erected: 1856.


  • Atlas-Skulpturen beim Puderturm


  • View from the top of the New Lighthouse

    The New Lighthouse is 36 m high and its base has a diameter of 24 m. When you climb the 139 steps to the viewing platform at the top you are rewarded with a breathtaking panorama (see PIP with the wide overview to Austria). 2nd PIP : Cruise to Austria

  • Bregenz : gateway to the medieval old town

    Wenn man das pulsierende Leben der unteren Stadt hinter sich lässt und am Stadtsteig zu Atem kommt, gelangt man zum Tor der mittelalterlichen Altstadt. Der Toreingang lädt zum Verweilen ein. Links das Wappen der Grafen von Bregenz, rechts das der Grafen v…


  • Looks like back in old days ...

    Behind her beautiful covered porch is situated the "Basilica of Our Lady", well known for its chapel of Notre-Dame-de-l'Epine (12th century), with 13th-century wall paintings and Aubusson tapestries. The nave and tower of the church of Notre-Dame date f…

  • The most beautiful house on the boulevard...


  • Today it's clear: spring is coming up ...

    Aujourd'hui cela se voit : le printemps pointe son nez... Heute sieht man es: der Frühling steht vor der Tür ...


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