Hostellerie du Lion d'Or
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... Rothschilds partially restored and opened as a hotel. The left the ruins of the old church and part of the old abbey intact. It is a beautiful setting. We walked all through the grounds and then had a buffet lunch. It was a lovely afternoon. Then we went to a snail farm where they raise snails for escargot. it was interesting but smelly. Tonight we have our farewell dinner and say goodbye to a wonderful adventure.
The tranquility of the water lily ponds was punctuated by the loud calling of so many frogs and intermittent splashes as one leaped into the water. Peaceful cool paths meander along the stream and lead to the Japanese water garden ...
... is the dining area which is painted a beautiful butter yellow including the furniture with blue dishes. It is a beautiful room, very warm and welcoming.
We then went to the shop and looked through all the goodies. This was one of Monet’s studios which was the last one he built. It is very large with very tall ceilings which allowed him to paint his large canvases. We then walked a short distance up the road to the ...
... He made up his mind to move there and rented a house and
the area surrounding it. In 1890 he had enough money to buy the house
and land outright and set out to create the magnificent gardens he
wanted to paint. Some of his most famous paintings were of his garden in
... symmetries and colors. The land is divided into flowerbeds where flower clumps of different heights create volume. Fruit trees or ornamental trees dominate the climbing roses, the long -stemmed hollyhocks and the colored banks of annuals. Monet mixed the simplest flowers (daisies and poppies) with the most rare varieties.
The central alley is covered over by iron arches on which climbing roses grow. Other rose trees cover the balustrade along the house. ...