Tag Archives: Port Vendres

Collioure to Banyul-sur-Mer

        This was the hardest hike of my life… 18kms on the coast walk from Collioure to Banyul-sur-Mer. 6kms of it was rated difficult, and when the French say their trail is difficult, it is DIFFICULT! These … Continue reading

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Forts St. Elme and Dugommier

So my new American friend, Linda, ┬ásays to me… come on, Bird! Lets hit the forts. Now Fort St. Elme has been pounding at me like the tell-tale heart. I was always looking up at it… thinking… I have to … Continue reading

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Back to the Vendres…

Ok… So it is my favourite local walk. But the port is nice. I took some new pictures because this time to keep it interesting for you, my happy readers! Also of note, I walked my way to the fish … Continue reading

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To the Port

Yes. If I had been a German soldier in WWII, I would have thought this was the best place ever. Spared the horrors of the Eastern Front, life on the Vermillion Coast would have been pretty cushy. Sure. La Resistance … Continue reading

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