The Gascon force is strong.
When the French say that they're doing 'La tournée des grands-ducs', it means that they are going on a classy drinking tour of all the best joints in town. An upmarket pub crawl.
When the French say that they're doing 'La tournee des grands ducs', it means that they are going on a classy drinking tour of all the best joints in town. An upmarket pub crawl. Playing on the word 'Duc' (which means duke), this drawing was made for the 'Portes ouvertes' at the chateaux of Madiran.
When a gateau a la broche becomes the Rocher the Pyrenees, if you can’t climb it, eat it.
Banda! Music to tap the toes and get the party started. Looks like one of them is already partying. Available as an A4, A3 and A2 print
The angel's share, or 'la part des anges' is the small volume of alcohol that evaporates while a spirit matures in the barrel. These gascon angels are making the most of it!
When the wood pigeons migrate through SW France, some hunters become obsessed. It is sometimes called the 'Maladie bleue', or the blue sickness, due to the colour of the pigeons. This one has asked his wife to call his work to say that he won't be in for the next few days as he has the 'Maladie bleue'...
Out in the field, daddy keeps his animals within an electric fence, so why not at home?