Le Clos de la Glycine
Travel Blogs from Roussillon
... moon hanging over Mount Canigou. Quite beautiful. I took a photo but it doesn’t do it justice.
There was a market in Elne today which made me think it was Saturday, but no, it really is Friday. The main street is blocked off at both ends and full of stalls, including one cooking up a giant pan of paella. There was also a lady with three very cute, friendly rabbits in a little wooden enclosure selling eucalyptus lollies. I'm not exactly sure but I think the profits ...
We drove south to Perpignan today. It's a city in the Catalan region just above the Spanish border. Unfortunately, it was pouring, which made it not so fun to sight see. And unfortunately, we arrived right at noon, which is when all the shops close for 2 hours....and they were some very interesting unique shops I wanted to look in. Because Perpignan is in the Catalan region of France there's an interesting mix of French and Spanish cultures, plus they've created their own unique ...
... I'm thinking you all agree they suit me!!
The Theater museum and jewellery museums were fabulous! So fabulous that I went back to see the jewels again the next day - somehow the sparkly diamonds and precious jewels got to me!! Fabulous!!
As always the food was fantastic - fish soup and salmon the highlights.
... not the striking tourqouise of the Cote d'Azure ( hence the name :-) ). The ocean air is wonderful. It makes me always feel so alive !!!! Well we hope to meet up with Lowane and Mark today our friends who have picked up and moved here for perhaps as long as a year. They have been here a few months we are looking forward to hearing of their adventures More on that later. ...
... time if the Gauls. This predates the Greek and Romans. When the Romans came they created an elaborate aqueduct system for the city and built a beautiful temple to Diana, the ruins of which still stand today. I found myself marveling again at the ingenuity of the Romans and the beauty of their architecture. After this we headed to ...
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- Free parking
- Pets allowed