Jan and Ian

Cool things about France #8: Doors & Windows


Europe is old, you know. That means that a lot of buildings are really old too. And they have old doors and windows which might not get a coat of paint or a proper repair for, say… oh, a hundred years or so. This makes them beautifully patina-ed and character filled. Whether they open on to a sunny balcony, shut out the winter chill or hide a secret courtyard (like the shabby door to our apartment building in Paris) the windows and doors of France are rather wonderful.


One comment

  1. clive and joyce

    well i think you must have david with you or chris, windows and doors they took many photos of too.hope you got to the wedding.xxxj+ c

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