Sunday, June 24, 2012

Toulouse

More photos of my three days in Toulouse

The basilica Saint Sernin built to honour Saint Sernin  who died after being dragged through the streets by a sacrificial bull in 250. This route is commemorated by this church and the street is named the Rue de Taur.

Place du Capitole 



the facilities!

the canal in Toulouse

Reflections of the Pont Neuf

Hotel D'Assezat home to the Bemberg Foundation- a private collection of his favourite  canvases, bronzes , books and furniture


Musee des Augustins formerly monastery,  a musee des Beaux Arts de Toulouse since 1793