Sunday, September 4, 2011

Market Day in Sommières

The medieval town of Sommières and the Vidourle river Old stamps

Saturday morning is market day in the medieval town of Sommières.

Old liqueur glasses Olive oil bottles

Take the footbridge which crosses the Vidourle.
Hunt for antiques under the shade of the trees on the esplanade.

Olives Trumpet

Take the street Mazelle for easier access to the market square.

The market square of Sommières in Gard - France Vegetable baskets

Admire the stalls filled with local produce bursting with sunshine.

Figs

Sit on the terrace of Bistro Sansavino to quench your thirst or to taste the dish of the day prepared with produce from the market.

Jams Take the street Mazelle for easier access to the market square in Sommières - France

Set out again with a happy heart thanks to catchy tunes of a passing brass band.



Original article "Jour de marché" translated by Annie of The Bunny Bungalow

7 commentaires:

Elise - Brocante Prulletjes said...

Oh I love these markers ! Beautiful photo's ! I can almost taste is...

Angela said...

Thank you for taking us with you to the market.
I love the photo's, it brings back memories of my visits there.
I LOVE figs, at the place we stayed there was a fig tree and I was collecting them daily, mmmm!
Hugs,
Angela.

HildeS said...

What a wonderful market. Lovely! I really must go back to France very soon..

Vivien Morgato : said...

Que feira encantadora!

Kris said...

Laeriss,

Thanks so much for sharing your market photos. All the photos are wonderful and give us a nice peek at what market days are like in France.

Kris

Steinhäuschen said...

Oh so beautiful pictures, have a nice week.
Hugs, Barbara

JACQUELINE said...

Beautiful photos, lovely Blog...thank you for the inspiration.

lots of love from switzerland
Jacqueline ♡

 

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