Here’s a selection from the few pictures we took while in Barcelona and not busy drinking cheap beer.
Noisy child control
Really great ceiling…
Free climbing tunnel! One for you Joe T.
A week or so of cycling along the Canal Lateral and Canal du Midi (starting just inland from Bordeaux on the river Garonne, to Toulouse, and continuing towards Carcassonne) has taught us that Ed was right – canals get pretty boring for cycling once you’ve seen your first triple lock, aqueduct and hall of trees. There are however some compensations such as the abundance of fig trees at the locks and the friendly waterside critters.
Spot the frogs!
Crazy retro canal train thing. This is called a ‘Pont d’Eau’ (‘water bridge’) which somehow manages to carry boats uphill without locks. Or so we guessed from the sign.
Velorution bike workshop, Toulouse
Spot the Zak!
Vegetable lockers in Montolieu! An innovative solution to French shops being closed all the time…
Montolieu, near Carcassonne