Tag Archives: Cirque Piccolino

Gonzo! (Or, farewell to the circus)

You may remember my surprise at seeing a circus camped in the field next to Daglan’s Stade Municipal recently. See for yourself, with this photo taken last week. And yes, that is indeed a bactrian camel walking gracefully past the … Continue reading

Posted in Life in southwest France, Tourist attractions, Travels in and out of France | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The circus comes to town (sort of)

Small travelling circuses are a regular feature of summer life in villages throughout the Greater Daglan Area. They move in trailers and trucks from place to place, usually performing just one or two shows, and then packing away the tents … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays in France, Life in southwest France, Tourist attractions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment