Chateau le Martinet
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- Swimming pool
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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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 ...
... a hundred years old. Check out the photos on the website of our cottage as we have no photos today. This location would be great for a family gathering, albeit a bit far to go.
After settling our things in the cottage, we headed to a nearby village for an exciting afternoon of ....laundry. Yes, since ...
... from the bridge! We had to scramble down a bank and found a little track that went under the road, which had several bits of cardboard, blankets with stones on them and a lot of rubbish, the next underpass was the same. We agreed lunch time was indeed the best time for our walk. We came out eventually by the city wall and thought coffee time. There are certainly plenty of cafes in France for coffee, so no problem ...
... neighborhood workshops and small homes.
Theater The ancient theater is protected as historical monuments since 1862. A witness to the prosperity of the ancient city of Vasio, it is one of the few public buildings visible today, which consisted of the monumental city. Its construction dates probably from the first century AD, during the reign of Emperor Claudius; decoration was enriched at the beginning of the next ...
... pass--$0. If you take a TGV you will have to pay for a reserved seat fee in addition to your Eurail pass ticket while traveling in France. While the trip is quicker using the TGV which is the high speed rail, nevertheless by the time you factor in the wait time in the train stations ("Gare") to get your reserved seat ticket, you could have taken the slower train in any event. (Wiseowltoo's aside:Just my opinion on a very slow process to sell you tickets on a high ...