The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Royan and its festivals

Royan (fr. Royan) is a commune and town in the south-west of France, in the department of Charente-Maritime in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Being capital of the Côte de Beauté, Royan is one of the main French Atlantic coastal resort towns. It has five beaches, a marina for over 1,000 boats and an active fishing port.

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Transport and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Swiss Mirage IIIS from 1965

The Dassault Mirage III is a family of single-seat, single-engine, fighter aircraft developed and manufactured by French aircraft company Dassault Aviation. It was the first Western European combat aircraft to exceed Mach 2 in horizontal flight.

In 1961, Switzerland purchased a single Mirage IIIC from France for use as a development aircraft to support the …

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Transport and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Sturmgeschütz III from 1940

Sturmgeschütz III from 1940. The Sturmgeschütz III (StuG III) assault gun was Germany’s most-produced fully tracked armoured fighting vehicle during World War II, and second-most produced German armored combat vehicle of any type after the Sd.Kfz. 251 half-track. It was built on the chassis of the proven Panzer III tank, replacing the turret with an …

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World best cars by Jordi Vilaró

The Renault Juvaquatre from 1940

The Renault Juvaquatre is a small family car / compact car automobile produced by the French manufacturer Renault between 1937 and 1960, although production stopped or slowed to a trickle during the war years. The Juvaquatre was produced as a sedan/saloon until 1948 when the plant switched its full attention to the new Renault 4CV. …

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