Wednesday, 27 October 2010

We are off to the market .. Cahors Market ...

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Cahors is the capital of the Lot department in
South Western France. And about One and half hours
from Cadrieu , where I was staying.

There are markets all over France as
we know, and they all have a their own

But I never could of imagined this market
with the Cathedral looming over it ,
in all its glory.



The market was buzzing!! 

It is amazing that they have this market
twice a week, .. so many fantastic choices,
 where do you start??



I didn't get a chance to see more of Cahors,
but what I did see, I was very pleased
with, and I would definitely go back.

I do have more photos of Cahors and the
Cathedral to post ..

13 comments:

  1. What's on this huge frying pan?

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  2. What a gorgeous cathedral, and the markets look fantastic full of lots of goodies.

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  3. They are so lucky to have a market like this twice a week. We have a mini one twice weekly, then a large one once a month. If I travel further a field there are many around us though.

    This looks a beautiful spot, looking forward to seeing photos of the cathedral.

    Hope you are feeling better. Diane

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  4. We have never been to that market, our Sunday market is excellent but I think we might head up to Cahors next Wednesday to check it out.

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  5. Paella? Spanish influence here?
    Looks exhilarating, especially in weather like that!

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  6. I just love markets like that and Cahors is a beautiful place.

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  7. AGAIN! GORGEOUS!!! Wow. I am sorry you are not feeling well. You must have a full house, I assume. I hope you are being well looked after and that the gloom has passed. That daisy picture was a bright cheery pick me up for sure. Hoping you are better...Jenny

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  8. I really miss French markets. Here in Italy the food markets don't compare. I lived in France for a year and I loved my weekly trips to the market to do my shopping.

    Thanks for stopping by my blog. Grado is a lovely place and I'm sure you'll have a lovely time visiting there. The food is amazing too - lots of seafood.

    Hope you're having a good half term holiday.

    Sarah Elizabeth x x

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  9. Bonjour Anne,
    What a fabulous market! I've never been to Cahors but have read a book about an Australian lady who owns a little house near to there.
    Looks gorgeous.
    ~Dianne~

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  10. If I made it to that market, I would never leave. So jealous that you are close enough to zip across the Channel to visit France the way I drive over to New York to pick up my daughter from college.

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  11. Once again I love your market mosaics!

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