P6056464ac  Romantic Weissen Lake

200906 Central Europe


Some pics of this huge car trip among 2,200 taken shown in the trip progress to Budapest by Alsace, Bavaria, Austria, Slovaquia and back to France by Croatia, Slovenia, Italy dolomites, Switzerland and Dijon, Auxerre and Sens in France; Quelques images parmi 2.200 dans le sens du parcours pour l'un de ces voyages en voiture de 5.000 km qui nous a conduits de Paris à Budapest. I have added some pi…  (read more)

20090625 Trip Itinerary

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Strongly helped by a GPS system to avoid any highway.

P6016045ac Provins Mediaeval Fort Caesar's Tower

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France Ile-de-France Region Seine-et-Marne Department Provins mediaeval town UNESCO classified in 2001.

P6016055ac Little Tourist Seen in Provins Streets

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France Ile-de-France Region Seine-et-Marne Department Provins mediaeval town UNESCO classified in 2001.

P6016061ac Charm of the Past Everywhere

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Here a detail of an old house near the cathedral in a little street just above the place where I parked our car. France Champagne-Ardenne Aube Troyes.

P6016068ac Troyes St Niziers Colored Tiled Roofs

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France Champagne-Ardenne Aube Troyes church St Niziers.

P6016072ac Graceful Young Florentine Musician by P…

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France Champagne-Ardenne Region Aube Department Troyes Capital church St Nizier gardens.

P6016073ac Graceful Youg Florentine Musician

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France Champagne-Ardenne Aube Troyes church St Niziers gardens.

P6016074ac Troyes St Nizier Quarter Ephebe Bronze…

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Oreste refuged at Pallas Altar by Sculptor Pierre-Charles Simart (1806-1857); France Champagne-Ardenne Region Aube Department Troyes Capital church St Nizier gardens.

P6016095ac Altar of the Cena (last supper)

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Jesus with the twelve apostles; Jesus and one apostle (probably Juda) have no circle above the head; France Champagne-Ardenne Aube Troyes Cathedral St Peter St Paul.

P6016116ac Main Nave Large Upper Windows Detail

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I remarked a King and a Pope on this one with very mediaeval faces! Difficult take with no tripod! France Champagne-Ardenne Aube Troyes Cathedral St Peter St Paul.

P6016125ac Transept Rose and Lancets

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Image taken since the end the facing transept; I had no tripod and took a chair to move the less possible so this image is sharp even deeply enlarged; France Champagne-Ardenne AubeTroyes Cathedral St Peter St Paul.

P6016125dc Transept Rose and Lancets (cropped imag…

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France Champagne-Ardenne Aube Troyes Cathedral St Peter St Paul.

P6016143ac Troyes Cathedral: Just Delirious!

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France Champagne-Ardenne Aube Troyes Cathedral St Peter St Paul.

P6016152ac Troyes Hotel Dieu Gate 1759

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Hotel Dieu was the name of many important hospitals in big cities at mediaeval times; In Troyes it has been founded around 1157 by the Count of Champagne Henri Ier; In 1759 Pierre Delphin built the 12 meters high grid in iron work then gilded in a Louis XV style; The ancient hospital rooms nowadays a University annexe and the Pharmacy Museum; France Champagne-Ardenne Region Aube Department Troyes Capital Hotel Dieu.

P6026169ac Chaumont Viaduct

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One can see there the central part which is less than the half of the monument; The viaduct is 654 meters long and 52 meters high and contains 50 arches; This stone bridge is one of the most remarkable buit during 19 th century; On top are the railways, below is an aqueduct and the lower level is for pedestrians who can admire from there the river Suize valley; France Champagne-Ardenne Haute Marne Chaumont Viaduct.Le viaduc est long de 654 m pour 52 m de haut et se compose de 50 arches. Cet ouvrage en pierre est l'un des plus remarquables construits au XIXème siècle. Les promeneurs peuvent emprunter le premier étage pour voir la vallée de la Suize.

P6026166ac Charles De Gaulle Memorial and Bronze S…

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France Champagne-Ardenne Haute Marne Colombey-les-deux-Eglises Charles De Gaulle Memorial.

Christ Passion Drawings by Children of St Dié

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TO SEE ENLARGED FOR DETAILS France Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine-Alsace Région, Vosges Department St Dié Cathedral.

P6036238ac Arrival at Bergheim Mediaeval Village

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France Alsace Region Haut-Rhin Department Bergheim village.

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