The Vegetable Market in Chartres – Night View

The vegetable market in Chartres, France in a delightful summer night

Citeste in romana This is the Vegetable Market from the city center of Chartres placed in the center of France. The market house was built in 1899 and hosts every week the market of natural products specific for Beauce area, which is also called “The Agricultural Heart of France”. Occasionally, … Continue reading

High Speed Cycling

Citeste in limba romana The time trial stage between Bonneval and Chartres was the third stage of TDF attended by me this year. The weather was very good with exceptional lighting conditions, a sunny day with few clouds which acted as very useful natural soft-boxes. The stage was close to … Continue reading

Chartres illumination

Citeste in limba romana Image of the South side of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres during the “Festival of Lights”. This festival lasts yearly from April to September. During this period many important old buildings from the city are colourfully illuminated and discrete acompanied by music.It is an … Continue reading

The Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres,France

This is an image of the back side of The Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres which is one of the finest example in all France of the Gothic style of architecture.You can see the contrasting two spires of the cathedral,the taller one was built about 500 years later then … Continue reading