What a fantastic postcard! The harbour in Saint Tropez in the fifties. The old buildings, the pavement cafes, the yachts, the people walking and cycling, chatting and staring. And the cars! So many! Three or four caught my eye… This … Continue reading Topless in Saint Tropez
Cars with front and rear doors hinging on the centre pillar, i.e. suicide doors st the front, normal doors at the rear. Continue reading More Suicide Doors – Of course!
This is just outside Menton in the South of France on the border between France and Italy. I think the big triangle in the rockface on the left designates the borderline. These were the days before the European Union, the … Continue reading Passports please!
I bought this postcard off ebay because I love French cars – I learnt to drive in a Dauphine and had a new 2CV once and numerous other Citroens – and this postcard captures the stereotypical Frenchness that we Brits … Continue reading A quiet afternoon in Dax