• Day51

    Bergues northern France

    May 30, 2018 in France ⋅ 🌫 59 °F

    Another find on my travels. This is the advantage of having the freedom to get lost, or park near somewhere else you want to go to, and find a charming French town with a wonderful historic centre. Whilst walking to the centre I went past a park which first of all caught my attention as the football match betwwen teenagers was mixed teams of boys and girls, but then a curious archery competition got my interest when two large crane-like structures were lowered to the ground, what appeared to be apples were attached to branches of the metal structures and then tilted upwards (about 100ft) and the archers then stood below and fired straight up...and what goes up, invariably comes down!Read more