Sable d’Arcachon

This image was created in the South-West of France and depicts La Dune du Pyla, the tallest sand dune in Europe. It is located in La Teste-de-Buch in the Arcachon Bay area, France, 60 km from Bordeaux. The dune has a volume of about 60,000,000 m³, measuring around 500 m wide from east to west and 3…

Cassis. Paradise

Cassis has been a source of inspiration for many artists: Signac, Matisse, Derain – all have visited this picturesque Phoenician fishing village and absorbed the evocative surrounding landscapes. A calanque (from the Corsican word of pre-Indo-European origin calanca (plural calanche) with meaning “inlet”; Occitan calanca too) is a steep-walled inlet, cove, or bay that is developed in…