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... owned by the municipality of Orange and is the home of the summer opera festival, the Chorégies d'Orange.
It is one of the best preserved of all the Roman theatres in the Roman colony of Arausio (or, more specifically, Colonia Julia Firma Secundanorum Arausio:
"the Julian colony of ...
... we were set. The Roman town is the largest in France and covers 150 acres, most of it still under the existing lower town, and 17 acres have been excavated.
Just inside the entrance to the first site "Puymin", is “Maison A l'Apollon Laure”. It’s 2,000 m2 and probably larger as extensions are believed to be under the street and houses across the road. Nevertheless, the 2,000 that is visible raises ...
... us too yesterday.
Surprisingly for so late in the day, the town was still packed and unfortunately two groups of very rowdy schoolkids made this tranquil river significantly less tranquil.
It’s a 2km walk up the river from the town, and the path is lined on one side with stand after stand of tourist “****”. The mountain cliff is sheer for a hundred metres or so above and at its base there is a largish pond. This ...
... ready for the afternoon tour.
We took the optional tour to the Pont du Gard. It was wonderful seeing this ancient treasure. It was interesting to learn that long after the Romans the people used the aqueduct as a road. It was a beautiful day. I wish we spent more time just sitting in the sun. Unfortunately, we went into the museum – it was by far the worst museum I've ever been ...
... enjoyed their white wine (unusual for the area).
Lunch was at a beautiful castle, set high on a hilltop, overlooking the town of Chateauneuf and the surrounding vineyards (Chateau de Fines Roches). The view was so fantastic that it made our excellent lunch even more delicious, and we had a great two hour rest break from our hard work of morning tasting!
There was also a winery that is located in the back of the castle, and we stopped for a wine and ...