Domaine de Bournereau
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Bright start to the morning after a good night's sleep. A light breakfast and then off to explore Arles. It's a fairly large town. It has a Bull Ring, an Roman amphitheatre and it gave van Gogh a home to paint his Sunflowers. He shared his flat with his mate, Gaugin before they fell out and Goghy went short sighted! ( he cut his ear off and so his specs wouldn't stay on - boom boom) We didn't ...
... Sunday-afternoon-chill-after-the-Sunday -roast Movies, 'A Good Year' starring Russell Crowe. If you haven't seen it, get it. It's great. All set in the area we are staying in, its a perfect antidote to the modern busy lives we all lead (or led in my own case :-). A pic of me and Shep by the fountain in the movie is here. Some organic gin for aperitif, average Rose poorly selected by amateur Sommelier Dimmock and some good food, we drank, ate, chatted and relaxed. How wonderful ...
Up earlyish literally take one step out of our front door and we are on the breakfast terrace where two fat ladies are already eating their way through what i can describe as a carb fest, I mean who eats croissants, fruit cake, biscuits, pain au chocolate and French bread for breakfast and get this...... Smoking a fag between bites, is she multi tasking I wonder? Anyway a quick Bon journay to the staff and we're back in St Tropez for a little wonder ...
... of Religion, during which the town was badly damaged. In 1568 the Eighty Years' War began with William as stadtholder leading the bid for independence from Spain. William the Silent was assassinated in Delft in 1584. It was his son,Maurice of Nassau (Prince of Orange after his elder brother died in ...
... which was unique. Different wines complemented different chocolates, and the experience was to understand the interplay of the different flavors with one another.
Our last stop was perhaps the most fun (although all of them were great!), as we drove to the very top of the town of Chateauneuf du Pape to the Cave du St. Charles, and our master sommelier, Guy, hosted us all for a private tasting of 8 different wines from the region. Guy is very knowledgeable ...