Photographer's Note

January 25th, 2011
Frontignan 340108 34110
Hérault Languedoc-Roussillon
43.447 3.756 4 m

Th mooring bollard, Frontignan

One view.
Other view.

The barge Escape, solidly bound to a mooring bollard near the Caramus headland, on the CANAL DU RHÔNE À SÈTE, close to Frontignan.

_The CANAL du RHÔNE à SÈTE, goes from the Rhône, in Beaucaire, to the "Étang de Thau", pond of Thau, in Sète. Completed in 1811, it is the prolongation of the "Canal du Midi" builds in 1666.
This canal runs through the plains of the Camargue wetlands, ponds and brackish water along the Mediterranean in the south of Montpellier region.

FRONTIGNAN is a French commune, located in the department of the Hérault of the Languedoc-Roussillon area, populated of 22672 Frontignanais in 2006, distributed on 31.7 km², that is to say 714,8 hab/km².

With the Frontignan-Plage resort on the Mediterranean Sea, tourism is the main activity of the town.

The town also produces the famous Muscat de Frontignan Muscat de Frontignan.

My images of Frontignan.
My images of the "Canal du Midi" and "Canal du Rhône à Sète"

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