Though we travel the world to find the beautiful

we must carry it with us or we find it not

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Monday, December 5, 2016

Carrosserie ......

I had to smile when spotting this car shop in the lovely village of Bonnieux
I know the French like to use the suffix ie for a lot of shops
like Patisserie-cremerie-boulangerie and Pharmacie
But to see this quaint business referred to as a Carrossserie
really made my day.

Oh! and wouldn't it be nice to go zipping around Provence in that
cute cherry-red Volkswagon
If only I could get the hang of driving on the opposite side of the road !!

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Taste of France said...

The green Citroën Méhari, just behind the Beetle, is the one I lust after.
Do you play Slug Bug?

Gina said...

Seeing that cute Volkswagen brings back many happy memories of driving in my brand new champagne colored, sun roof Volkswagen. A Christmas gift from my Husband. It was wrapped in a giant red bow.

Photo Cache said...

I choose the green one.

Worth a Thousand Words

carol l mckenna said...

Love the french words and great shots of those delightful autos ~ love the VW ~ thanks

Wishing you a Happy Week ~ ^_^

Valerie said...

A fun shot Dianne. Each vehicle seems to have its own character and, for sure, the VW seems to outshine its companions. However, the first trick would be to get access to it!! :-)

Debs said...

The sign just made me smile too :)

Klara S said...

I love this type of VW, I've always wanted to have one. Very nice colour too.

Molly said...

I always wanted one of those little cars when I was younger



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