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Cover for Panorama Atop Puy de Sancy, Summer 201808

Panorama Atop Puy de Sancy, Summer 201808

These are panoramas atop Puy de Sancy from my visit in the summer of 2018. More photos from this amazing volcanic mountain can be found here....

Cover for Clecy, Calvados (Normandy) 201810

Clecy, Calvados (Normandy) 201810

Clécy is a small, picturesque commune in Normandy. It has beautiful nature consisting of rolling hills and a winding river (Orne). This album features ducks...

Cover for Le Puy-en-Velay Summer 201808

Le Puy-en-Velay Summer 201808

Le Puy-en-Velay is a provincial town in South-Central France, the capital of Haute-Loire. Among its many medieval attractions, the cathedral, Le Puy-en-Velay...

Cover for Puy de Sancy (Mountain) Summer 201808

Puy de Sancy (Mountain) Summer 201808

Puy de Sancy is the highest mountain in the Massif Central. It's an ancient volcano. In this album, you'll see the peak, the cable cars, dormant skil...

Cover for Puy de Dome (Mountain) Summer 201808

Puy de Dome (Mountain) Summer 201808

Puy de Dôme is a volcano (lava dome). In fact, in the region there are probably over 30 valcanos. It is just outside Clermont-Ferrand. Sheep are raised on t...

Cover for Baume-les-Messieurs 201808

Baume-les-Messieurs 201808

Baume-les-Messieurs is at the bottom of a "Cirque", which is a valley formed by glacial erosion. This album contains views from multiple angles, incl...

Cover for Citadelle de Besancon

Citadelle de Besancon

Besançon is hugged by River Doubs on three sides. The citadel sits atop the choke point, offering amazing views. There's also a zoo in the compound. Thi...

Cover for Besancon Summer 201808

Besancon Summer 201808

In the summer of 2018, I walked around the Eastern French town of Besançon. Besançon is the capital of Franche-Comté, part of old Burgundy. It's hugge...

Cover for Lake Orta Summer 201807

Lake Orta Summer 201807

During my trip to Northern Italy, I drove along Lake Orta and took some photos of the area. The most notable was the old town of Orta San Guilio. You can see...

Cover for Sacro Monte di Varese 201807

Sacro Monte di Varese 201807

Sacro Monte di Varese is one of the nine sacri monti in Lombardy and Piedmont listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. There are 14 chapels altogether. You can...

Cover for Lake Maggiore 201807

Lake Maggiore 201807

In the summer of 2018, I rented a small car and drove along Lake Maggiore in Northern Italy for a day. The beautiful lake, mountains, and small towns are mar...