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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Club Espace Saint-Jean-de-Minervois
Very nice hotel and close to the walled city
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Travel Blogs from Saint-Jean-de-Minervois
... so instead of wait in traffic for 40 minutes to make a 10 minute trip we got ice cream bars from the gas station, and ate them over at the football stadium. We hung-out in Conor's office, listening to music while the traffic cleared and about 40 minutes later, made our 10 minute trip back home. You can't tell the full beauty of the Peille area from my pictures (iPhone picture quality is only so good), but please take my word for it, when I say it was breathtaking.
... the team manager had given us. The village has a tradition of setting out "creches" for the holidays. Read this website if you're intrigued by the word creche - it's not too long, and actually interesting: http://www.beyond.fr/themes/luceram-cre che.html
Being able to visit a medieval village as a day trip? Honestly, it's so mind-blowing. However, in true Kelly-Conor fashion, we decided to stop for nachos at the Irish Pub on our way home. It was a pretty good day :)
... war monument with the bomb casings encased within the structure. We searched for the castle for a while and managed to find the cemetery.
Lunch was a picnic sitting under the chestnut trees watching the autumn toned leaves flutter down.
Our afternoon was spent in Montalto village which is a good example of a vibrant village in a rustic mediaeval setting. Some of the slate portals ...
Day 294 5 hrs, 11.1 kms It's nighttime. The train crosses a long bridge across a gorge before reaching Cuneo on a plateau on the other side. I wander around the quiet streets, to the main plaza and back to the edge of town--but realize I'm going to have to hike all the way across the gorge bridge to find a secluded camping spot. Next morning there's a more cheery atmosphere. It's the first day of school and parents are taking their smartly dressed kids off to ...
... and the farming history, but the story of Minerve is really interesting. You can read more on it here if curious: www.cathar.info.
The architecture, the natural beauty and the history of this place seem a bit surreal when you're there... all of this make Minerve a must visit if in the Languedoc region. Now the streets are lined with artisan stores and fancy restaurants. I think, however, it's important to reflect and ...