bordeaux today 31 january 2013

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Top View of Jacques Chaban-Delmas Bridge and central Bordeaux from the pont de Mitterrand. Taken from a moving bus.
Second Port de la Lune on a sunny day from Jacques Chaban-Delmas bridge
Third New. The Jacques Chaban-Delmas bridge which lifts up to let ships through. The centre section is raised up using winches in the four towers.
Fourth Old. The Roman arena remains, but only as remains. Bordeaux was a major regional centre of the Roman Empire for hundreds of years.

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