Â When we did our trip to the Aveyron area my eye was caught by the name of a village-the unusual name of St Affrique. At first I thought it had something to do with Africa but it turned out to be named afterÂ St Affre, who I believe was from this area. It turned out to be a very lively village, a small city, really, with many cafes and shopping areas.
A statue of St Affre in the small village where we stayed.
Â I especially like this fountain in the town square. The village is in sheep country-where that roquefort cheese is made.
Â A modern Statue of Liberty there. I’m not sure why.
Another one of those fading advertisements painted on the side of a buildingÂ on which someone put their box of flowers.