That canal is the greatest engineering achievement of that time! Construction miracle! Piece of art! This is how Canal du Midi in France was described to me. Canal, a work of art? I laughed. But after sailing with a small boat, I stopped laughing, and only a smile of satisfaction stayed on my face. This […]
Nice, 2011. Cannes, 2011. Canal du Midi, 2011.
Visiting Carcassonne is like a time machine journey into the past – a place that will awake the child in you immediately. It’s hard to find a person who won’t, in that very moment, get the urge to buy a wooden sword in one of the many souvenir shops, slip on the heavy iron armor […]
Roman aqueduct Pont du Gard is one of the places of the World Heritage Sites list (UNESCO) that you must visit. After visiting this place in 1884, writer Henry James wrote: “Unspeakably imposing, and nothing could well be more Roman.” Indeed, Pont du Gard is the most beautiful and highest (with Segovia in Spain) monument […]