Auberge de Carcarille
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- Swimming pool
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... for six French popes over 70 years in the 14th century. There are actually two large palaces or chateaus next to each other with different architectures. Touring the Palais took about ninety minutes after which we left and toured the Pont D'Avignon also known as the bridge of St Benezet. A 13th century bridge that crosses the Rhone River. Although for the last 700 years, the bridge only goes halfway across the river. What happened to the rest remains a mystery.
We returned ...
... itself. There is evidence of the site of the village having being occupied since Roman times. It suffered significant damage during World War Two. Much of this was inflicted by the Germans in retaliation for attacks by the Resistance, which was strong in Gordes. It has only become a popular tourist attraction after being rebuilt in recent decades. It is now popular with artists, many of whom have homes here. A number of celebrities also have homes here.
... more low key might be better for us. The restaurant we finally chose had great food – but I regretted letting Mitch talk me into the salmon gravelax starter (I knew I wouldn’t like it). And as Mitch said, the wind started to spring up, and I suddenly found myself very cold – while waiting for
our mains to arrive. Duck was great – but got cold very quickly in the wind! And ended up racing through dessert so could get back to the warmth of the ...
... golf results and hot French woman strolling around the place. Gordes where we had lunch is a city built on the cliff face, some interesting architecture, huge church, lots of restaurants, tiny stone alley ways and great views. We missed the photo stop and trying to turn around in these streets is impossible, so James managed a shot out the window, check photos. Looks good. ...
... ritual after each walk
Before heading back to the accommodation we stopped off at the supermarket to buy some cold meats, cheeses, wine and baguettes for a late lunch.
After lunch we decided to have a relaxing ...