Weekly Photo Challenge – Against the Odds

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This tiny theatre has seen many problems since it’s inception in 1937 but against All The Odds is still going strong in the village of Uzeste in the forests of South Gironde, population 392.

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Against the Odds

La Mairie at Fumel

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Shepherds

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Traditionall worn by Shepherds to look over their flock. These stiltwalkers, young and old,  at the Beef Fair in Bazas today carry on the tradition and added a real flavour of days gone past.

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Vibrant

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Vibrant

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Divine Dining

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Happy Place

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Chateau Bertranon in St Croix de Mont can be found on the Saint Maxant Road between Cadillac and Langon in the Sud-Gironde. This glorious vineyard rolls away from the road and it’s fabulous gates towards, what in my opinion, is one of the most beautiful Chateau in the region. Every time we pass by my heart lifts and spirit lightens as it did today. So in response to this weeks challenge l relished the opportunity to capture this lovely scene yet again – this is my magical, evocative and happy place ( other than in the arms and company of my three girls, wife, daughter and grand daughter ).

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Mauriac’s Carriole

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