Nimes railway station

Gare de Nimes

And so begins our journey home. There’s something surreal about the fact that as soon as we step into that station we’ll be ...
    Dijon market

    French market

    One of the best things about food shopping in France is that their market culture is still so healthy. This one is actually in Dijon. I ...
      Cafe in Nimes

      Cafe in Nimes

      One of the many cafes that surround the bullring here in Nimes. It’s a bit cold to be sitting out too late at this time of year ...
        Back street in Nimes

        Back street in Nimes

        Nimes has plenty of options for eating out. This street is close to the Maison Carre in the northern quarter of the city. It’s ...
          Reims Cathedral, France

          Inside Reims Cathedral

          Reims Cathedral looks remarkably similar to Notre Dame in Paris. Perhaps that’s not surprising – it is called Notre-Dame de ...
            Bullfighter in Nimes

            Bullfighter, Nimes

            Nimes, in the far south of France, has a wonderfully-preserved Roman arena. Rather than use it purely for guided tours and attractive ...
              The Liparus

              Onboard the Liparus

              I love the shape of this railway station undercroft. I was changing trains somewhere in Portugal (it might have been Lisbon, on the way ...
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