Domaine des Andeols
Travel Blogs from Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt
... of small hills and into the valley area that includes Avignon, closer to our venue for Friday night and Saturday night too.... A little town by the name of Villes-sur-Auzon was the one that we chose, and after arriving in the small town, it still took a little bit of hunting to find the campsite!
But when we did we were very happy - one of the more quiet campsites so far, yet not overly so, and with good facilities. We got a nice big site with plenty of room to park ...
... most amazing thing I have ever heard come out of a child's mouth. "But... Why?.. I mean.. Why wouldn't people be her friend just because she wasn't pretty? It doesn't mean she isn't a good person, they shouldn't not be her friend just because she didn't look nice". What a breath of fresh air. A nine year old went against what all the other girls were saying and laughing at, because she really felt and knew in her heart that it was wrong, and she wanted ...
... time when there were two popes, one in Avignon and one in Rome, fighting over who was the rightful pope. It was quite the palace and had lots of information. We decided not to go to the Pont St-Benezet (Pont d’Avignon in the French nursery rhyme), just to see it from afar and then head home.
Once back at the house, we had supper and decided to head to the esplanade, as there was a lot ...
... longer than expected: 4+ hours to cover 200km, I enjoyed the mountain drive without traffic and green scenary, to arrive at elevated village with a beautiful green lake and a medieval castle to stay by 7pm!
The owner of the chateau was there to warmly welcome us, and we enjoyed our stay like guests more than visitors!
... Loy and Gine, which was crab bisque followed by white tuna and lemon honey thing for desert. The other couple staying were Bora (a reinsurance guy originally from a Turkey), his wife Sylvie (a psychiatrist running a large hospital team in Paris) and their 8 year old daughter Lucie. We got on famously and Lucie and the girls played in the garden until the sand flies drove us to bed about ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed