Chateau le Martinet
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... flowing to Nimes per day. As we walked on the middle level over the aqueduct we noticed etchings in some of the sandstone that had been done by the builders, the tool of use and their names and it is crazy that 2,000 years later their mark is still there for all to see, kind of like putting your kids footprints or handprints in concete, to last forever. We wandered toward the museum and saw some people taking photos of a tree, yeh odd right, so of course we started ...
... compound of delightful gardens and colourful mosaic tiling. The residence was a multi-level building separated into 5 apartments that the owner had designed, built, and tiled himself over the past 40 years. There was an indoor pool and a rooftop patio with lounge chairs, and our narrow but three-floor apartment had a beautiful wooden writing desk that looked out the bedroom window. We put in some laundry, poured some Burgundian wine, and hunkered down for the night. Christina wrote at ...
... They were lovely and helped me with information about tickets and the fact that you need to flag down the bus and push the stop button just before your stop (just like at home!!) The accommodation is ok for 29 Euro a night, who can really complain. It's like being on school camp, I got a private room so didn't have to worry about other people's things but there were only rooms with shared bathrooms. As it turns out you get a sink in your own room and ...
The train from Nice to Avignon was not very far, so we made a side trip to Arles on the way. Since some of the trains in France require reservations, we woke up early to catch the only open train in the morning. We made it to Arles a little after lunch, and stored our bags at a hotel near the train station. A lot of these smaller French towns don't have bag storage at the station, which can be tough when trying to see towns along the way. Arles ...
... we ordered that for two. It was awesome! I wanted beef and french fries, and I got beef and french fries. :) I was afraid they would undercook my meat, and Bryan grilled it up for us just the way we like it. They brought us five unrecognizable condiments, and we flagged down the one waiter who spoke English to help us out. See the pictures if you are curious. :)
After a fun dinner with a fantastic view we decided to walk back to the bridge rather than ride ...