Nîmes notes

a picture diary from a Roman town in the south of France

Today at the canal

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The canal of Jardins de la Fontaine served as a stage for les joutes nautiques, or water jousting, a tradition from Sète. Two teams will face each other by boats, and the strongest water jouster will drop the other in the water with his lance. It’s quite a show!

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Picture diaries from Nîmes (and Marseille), South of France

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