Author Archives: Patricia
July, 30th, La Cumbrecita, La Palma. Before travelling to the Observatorio de Roque de los Muchachos, a short stop at this scenic place to view the inner Caldera seems always rewarding..
Aug, 2nd, La Palma. Continuing our exploration of the charming island, we discovered more endemic species. Gallotia galloti (see the male below) is a wall lizard found on the islands of Tenerife and La Palma. The little red rock crabs … Continue reading
July 19th, Kortrijk. Lazy afternoon at the pool of my parents’ house.
June-July, 2015. Val de Boi, Aigues Tortes. The mountain lakes are the perfect spot for escaping the heat wave… Below you find a) the view above the “Embalse de Cavallers” and b) the Estany Dellui.
June, 27th, Bossòst, Spain. In Val d’Aran, the language is the Aranees. Though part of Spain, it lies on the Northern flank of the Pyrenees. In a glimpse, you are on the sunny side taking the tunnel, but strolling a bit in Val d’Aran reveals some wonderful spots, … Continue reading
June, 27th, Aurignac. The 17 skeletons have disappeared, but it was the first time that an archeologist found evidence for the simultaneity between ancient human bones and disappeared prehistoric animals. His name? Edouard Lartet. The place? The prehistoric cave of Aurignac.
June, 21st, Kortrijk, at my parent’s house. Watching animal life at the waterpool…
December, 31st, the Vézère, Dordogne. The last day of the year is spent in a well-preserved site of the ‘Vallée de l’Homme’. The site is a 60-m high cliff named the Grand-Roc just outside Les-Eyzies-de-Tayac. It contains a richly decorated cave with a lot of “excentrics” as well … Continue reading