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Travel Blogs from Avignon
... confirm, I think it was when we were traveling in France. Anyway, it feels pretty bad to cause a situation, especially when all you can say in French is "thank you". Pardon moi, or desole would have been good responses, but none of these came to me. However, there is (finally) good news in this story. At my new seat, one carriage along the train, a lady in the ...
... the van Gogh tour, as he actually spent some time here and completed several of his works of art.
This is an interesting little tour and worth doing if you have the time, and definitely if you're a fan of van Gogh.
We arrived just after midday and just missed the farmers markets near the Tourist Information ...
... it was the weekend and very soon after New Year's Day.
I missed out on seeing the Gardens and the Castle as I arrived late and they'd already done it.
From here we also did a half-day trip to Arles - see next entry.
There are other smaller villages around to do day trips to/from, such as Avignon.
Marseilles and Montpelier are also 2-3 hours away by train.
We were ready to head out again after a day of mooching round base....hard to do nothing when you're not at your own home! So Avignon here we come raining or not...the forecast was raincoats & umbrellas...needed neither in the end. 18 mins on the train took us alongside a very rocky scenery, lots of olive trees & summer crop ...
... which is enormous and very beautiful. Built in the 14th century when popes fled Rome and made their home here in Avignon. During that time, there were 2 popes - one in Rome too.
Avignon is a superb old medieval city surrounded by 4.3km of well preserved stone walls.
It is well known for its famous bridge the Pont d'Avignon remember the French song!
So of course we then had a coffee and a cake at a Patesserie. Dinner will follow at a small French Restaurant