FRANCE (2018- July): Uzes

Most of the gang (from right to left): Digger, Steve, Ben, Rosie, Sam, Leyla, Margot and Tom (hiding behind Rosie). Location of Ruth uncertain.

 

Pont du Gard

Leyla, Rosie, Steve, Ruth and Digger in front of the aqueduct

 

Steve,Ben and Digger under the aqueduct

 

Digger with the aqueduct

 

Steve and Digger in the space ship at the Pont du Gard (otherwise known as the visitors centre)

 

Culture

One of the streets of Uzes

 

Some of the residents of Uzes. Can you spot the “odd one out”?

 

One of the more unusual residents of Uzes. (The one on the left silly)

 

Bull demonstrations (well that’s what the sign said it was)

 

Food

Food glorious Food.

 

Eating out

 

Eating (ice cream) out

 

Eating in (next to the pool)

 

Eating lettuces made by Leyla and Ruth

 

The Pool

Fun in the pool

 

1st attempted auto-timer photograph

 

2nd attempted auto-timer photograph

 

The best auto-timer photograph ever (although its possible it was taken by Margot)

 

Fun under the pool

 

More fun under the pool

 

“Fun” on the site of the pool. Note. no cucumbers were hurt during the taking of this photo

 

Rivers

The rivers were great. Details of some of the swims have been added to:

http://www.diggersworld.net/wild-swimming/new-wild-swims/

 

Canoeing

Its difficult to capture the “gang” canoeing when there are so many other canoeists

 

Here is the best selfie

 

Its much easier to get a selfie at lunchtime on dry land

 

Recycling

A great Uncle Bulgaria once said “When abroad with the Watkin-Kirk ladies it is essential to escort them to all the best places……………”