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2016

Started with fireworks in the Philippines (see the dedicated website), this year is still placed under the sign of new discoveries, meetings, between art, architecture, nature, mountains, cities, roads ....

Psytizen Couscous

Psytizen Couscous

Special evening at the "Cityoyens du Cœur", Psytizens of Heart, with a couscous for an NGO in Africa, and the presentation of "La Marche des Jours Heureux", the Happy Days...

#Ldn2Bdx for a cause

#Ldn2Bdx for a cause

The english charity organization, the Furniture Makers Company organises a cycle ride from London to Bordeaux. This friday 16th, starting from Royan, is the finish in...

St Pierre church in Pau

St Pierre church in Pau

As part of Heritage Days, Saturday 17th, 2016, visit and faux stained glass workshop at St Pierre church in Pau, led by Sukey Chacón Pagot and Nery Huerta. A visit organized...

Carrefour des Arts

Carrefour des Arts

Express visit box to box a rainy early afternoon at the Carrefour des Arts. This 8th edition brings together thirty artists, among them Diane Rosaz, Sophie 'R Marchand,...

Ateliers Courrèges talk

Ateliers Courrèges talk

As part of Heritage Days, Saturday 17th, 2016, at André Labarrère library in Pau. “Les ateliers Courrèges à Pau, 1972". Talk with Éric Larribau and Jean-Michel Lamaison, the...

Blackout on Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Blackout on Oloron-Sainte-Marie

A stormy evening in Oloron-Sainte-Marie painted in black after a general power cut... that last more than 24h for some !

Last moments in Roma

Last moments in Roma

Last couple hours again in Rome, spent pursuing the discovery of emblematic places, the Arch of Constantine, the Circus Maximus, Pantheon...

Sunset and sunrise in Santa Marinella

Sunset and sunrise in Santa Marinella

At sunset, at sunrise, play with the sea and the sun on the terrace with a ship's bow airs, in a bit outdated hotel in Santa Marinella, near Rome on the Mediterranean coast.

Sunset in Santa Marinella

Sunset in Santa Marinella

For this last evening in Italy, the sky, the sea, the beach come together to create a charming atmosphere, marine and soft, on the Santa Marinella beach in Tuscany.

Umbrellas and Birds

Umbrellas and Birds

At the end of the day, the deserted beach of Santa Marinella on the Tuscany coast is the territory of the gulls, strolling amid the multicolored umbrellas. The night then...

Porto Santo Stefano

Porto Santo Stefano

On the Tuscan coast, north of the promontory of Argentario, the village of Santo Stefano offers a great density of earthy colors that can be enjoyed on the arrival in this...

Tuscany dinner

Tuscany dinner

To remember a copious dinner of Tuscan specialties at Sira & Remino in San Gusmé near Siena.

San Gimignano

San Gimignano

An afternoon in San Gimignano, near Siena in Tuscany, walled city famous for its high tower, the architecture of the 13-14th century, its several time world champion gelati...

Monteriggioni, middle-age village

Monteriggioni, middle-age village

Greedy stage with osso buco and an assortment of cheese accompanied by a good Chianti, in the small village of Monteriggioni, west of Siena, in the heart of Tuscany, famous...

The Montaperti Hotel

The Montaperti Hotel

Friendly glimpse to the Montaperti Hôtel in Casanova Pansarine, near SIena in Tuscany.

The 3 lakes road

The 3 lakes road

Laghi di Bracciano, Vico, Bolsena. From Rome to Siena, going sideways, lake to lake in the Latium province...

Tuscan landscapes

Tuscan landscapes

Between towns and villages, the Tuscan countryside suggests an infinite pictorial potential, made of colors and shapes, curves and lights ...

St Peter's Church in Rome

St Peter's Church in Rome

Mostly its visitors, especially a red muse, inspiration of the moment... Thus so many different tints, united colors of Vatican...

Mother Teresa's

Mother Teresa's

Vatican discovery on the day of Mother Teresa's canonization, improvised story...

A day in Roma

A day in Roma

After St. Peter's Square and the Vatican, going to the historic center of Rome to discover the atmosphere, the spirit of the city.

Via Frattina

Via Frattina

A few minutes inspired by light, a beautiful counter-light via Frattina in downtown Rome.

First steps in Roma

First steps in Roma

First moments, first steps in Rome, a long walk from Termini station to the Villa Borghese and return by the Via del Corso, and finish by the Colosseum with the ending day.

La Peña Collarada, 2886m

La Peña Collarada, 2886m

Long but spectacular climb up to the 2886m of the Peña Collarada on the other side of the frontier. Above Villañua, it's an iconic peak overlooking the Canfranc valley and...

From pic Labigouer to col de Saoubathou

From pic Labigouer to col de Saoubathou

Starting plateau de Lhers, climbing up to pic Labigouer (2175m) ; from there, appreciate the panoramic view on the peaks reached or approached : pic of Midi d'Ossau, Pic of...

Lac de Lhurs et Table des Trois Rois

Lac de Lhurs et Table des Trois Rois

After the Three Crows, hike on the slopes of the Three Kings' Table, starting above Lescun (1000m), targeting the lake of Lhurs (1691m). Afeter a short bath, reaching the...

Hendaye beach

Hendaye beach

A little moment of an ending day on the beach of Hendaye, enjoying the changing lights on this beautiful coastal sunset.

Three Crowns Peak

Three Crowns Peak

Overlooking the Basque coast like its neighbor La Rhune, the peak of Three Crowns is noticeable from afar to its characteristic silhouette. Two peaks are easily accessible...

Moving of Monhélios Editions

Moving of Monhélios Editions

Collective moving at Monhélios : authors came in mass this friday august 12th, to help transfering the(ir) books in the new warehouse of the Monhelios managed by Danièle...

Sortie nature énergetique

Sortie nature énergetique

Unique experience with that nature outreach about "therapeutic tellurism", guided by Jacques Perrot and Carine Dupuis in the Bager woods near Oloron -Sainte-Marie, on the...

Pic d'Artzamendi

Pic d'Artzamendi

Walk on both sides of the Franco-Spanish border in the Basque Country, from Bidarray through the passes of Espalza, Artzatey, Méhatché, des Veaux, reaching the peak...

Paris Summertime

Paris Summertime

A new Parisian episode, the Seine River as recurrent motif of these photographic peregrinations.

Fiesta on a barge

Fiesta on a barge

Celebration Times clues, on a barge for a day and an evening, parked on the Seine river near Bois de Boulogne.

Atlantic coast sunset

Atlantic coast sunset

Coming back from Paris, ending the trip with a bath of waves then to enjoy a beautiful sunset, walkers becoming improvised models.

Petanque Masters in Oloron

Petanque Masters in Oloron

Prior to the champions who will compete tomorrow, an express passage at the Oloron Sainte-Marie Petanque Masters where, in this first morning of the event, partners of the...

An insolite Tuesday in Bedous

An insolite Tuesday in Bedous

An Unusual Tuesday of this Tuesday, July 26, 2016, this time in the cafe "Face à la Mer" (Facing the Sea), in the center of Bedous village in Aspe valley, which hosts for the...

Pic d'Orrhy and sea of clouds

Pic d'Orrhy and sea of clouds

Family hike between the Basque Country and Navarra, following the border between France and Spain, from the Port of Laurrau (1575m) to the summit of the pic d'Orrhy (2017m),...

A castle's kitchen

A castle's kitchen

Back in Chateau de Lamothe in Moumour in the french Pyrenees, some pictures of the domain and of the Laurent and Christine Nederlof's team at work in the kitchen.

Full moon Unusual Tuesday

Full moon Unusual Tuesday

Back to La Posada Mariposa for a new Unusual Tuesday under the sign of harmony and Japan, with the sound of the Hironori Yoshida's flute, Paula and Hugo Larricq on the piano,...

Le Pic des Tourelles

Le Pic des Tourelles

Pic des Tourelles, the sculptural beauty of eroded rocks. Starting from the col de Bouésou, a 1100 vertical drop to reach the summit (2038m) and its beautiful view of the...

Mailh Massibé peak

Mailh Massibé peak

1100m climbing to reach the 1973m of Mailh Massibé pzak, located between Aspe and Ossau valleys. First encounter also with edelweisses...

Château de Pau guided tour.

Château de Pau guided tour.

Guided tour of the Château of Pau and of its park by Stéphane Thouin, Architect of Historical Monuments, visit organized by the Pavillon de l’Architecture, Thursday, July 7,...

Music n' Foot in Lacommande

Music n' Foot in Lacommande

July 7 at la Maison des Vins in Lacommande,, concert of Choleski (traditional music of Eastern Europe) followed by the broadcast of the football game France-Germany, semi...

Buren @ Louis Vuitton

Buren @ Louis Vuitton

Discover the contemporary art foundation Louis Vuitton in the Bois de Boulogne, Paris, dressed by the artist Daniel Buren, hosting in this early summer a selection of Chinese...

Philippines independence day celebrations in Paris

Philippines independence day celebrations in Paris

Philippines independence day celebrations in Paris between Trocadero and Porte de la Muette.

Bunchs of baptism

Bunchs of baptism

Excerpts of a Parisian baptismal at St. Bernadette chapel in Paris and then in the evening at the restaurant, during Germany-Italiy football game...

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Today I met a cyborg for the 1st time... disturbing !

Music Students in Oloron Jazz Festival

Music Students in Oloron Jazz Festival

Wednesday, June 29, 2016, concert of the music students from High School College des Cordeliers at the Jazz Festival "Des Rives et des Notes" in Oloron-Sainte-Marie, with the...

Lisa Simone backstage

Lisa Simone backstage

Behind the scenes with Lisa Simone, her musicians, the guests, organizers and volunteers of the jazz festival for a moment of conviviality

Lisa Simone in Jazz à Oloron

Lisa Simone in Jazz à Oloron

Sunday, June 26, 2016, 21h, Salle Jéliote, Lisa Simone's concert in the Jazz Festival "Des Rives et des Notes" in Oloron-Sainte-Marie. She is accompanied by Herve Samb ...

Train is arriving again in Bedous

Train is arriving again in Bedous

Celebration day in the village of Bedous in the Aspe valley, with the train coming back after 35 years of interruption.

Guided visit and art opening in Lacommande

Guided visit and art opening in Lacommande

Still in the weekend Fires and Flowers of St. Jean: Guided tour of Lacommande heritage by Jean-Claude Lassègues: hospital, church and cemetery garden, followed by the...

2016