Monday, 2 May 2016

May, 2016 - BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, FRANCE - POST 3

We explore the city and take in the sights offered by this resort town.  It was May 1st, a holiday, so many of the shops, restaurants, museums, etc were closed.  No matter the sun was out and we were experiencing the warmest day we have had in some time.

Church in the lower town.

One of the few restaurants open.

The old walled city.





The Royal Palace.

City Hall and bell tower.

Note Sunglasses!!!

Fountain near the Cathedral.

Street view from the city wall.

The Notre Dame Cathedral.




The Chateau/Museum (closed for the holiday).




Memorial to the War Dead.

The trees are in bud.

Stature to Jenner and Woodville, pioneers in immunization.

Pre woman's liberation?


I go snow boarding.

One of the developers of the boat propeller.

May, 2016 - BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, FRANCE - POST 2 - ART ON THE MALECON

The city boasts a beautiful walk along the harbor, with many artworks and statues along the way.

Sharks.

UK and France shake hands.





Fisherman's wife traditionally sold the fish at market.

Fishing Captain and friend.


Argentinian General San-Martin honored.