Day 23

Out and about in Bordeaux:

Not everyone supports the recent European election results

Not everyone supports the recent European election results

Pannier French style

Pannier
French stylee!

Paddling in front of the Bourse

Paddling in front of the Bourse.

A junior trader pulls up alongside to pick up this week''s pay check.

A junior trader pulls up alongside to pick up this week”s pay check.

How the liners get to the Quai

How the liners get to the Quai

 Detail from the Girondins Monument, built to honour the memory of the Girondin deputies, victim of the reign of terror during the French Revolution, and to the III Republic.

Detail from the Girondins Monument, built to honour the memory of the Girondin deputies, victim of the reign of terror during the French Revolution, and to the III Republic.

The perfect spot for a coffee break.

The perfect spot for a coffee break.

Hidden opulence.

Hidden opulence.

A busy morning for marriages at the Mairie

A busy morning for marriages at the Mairie

Some outfits were more colourful than the others!

Some outfits were more colourful than the others!

Including the children.

Including the children.

Monsieur Moustache waits for the wedding party to arrive.

Monsieur Moustache waits for the wedding party to arrive.

Our Lady of Aquitaine, glinting in the sun

Our Lady of Aquitaine, glinting in the sun.

A choice of hats when you sign up for the Gendermerie. Window display at the recruitment centre.

A choice of hats when you sign up for the Gendermerie. Window display at the recruitment centre.

I'm not staying here!

I’m not staying here!

How to stand out in a crowd.

How to stand out in a crowd.

Well, it did say free hugs!

Well, it did say free hugs!

à demain.

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1 Response to Day 23

  1. lucyrosestrong says:

    stop hugging strangers dad

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