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... Arles, this town is a medieval town that is also well known for being the setting of several well known Van Gogh paintings. We got a little map that was a self guided walking tour that put us around town and some of the outskirts to the locations of 10 Van Gogh paintings. This tour was not the best a times as we could not actually locate two of them with much effort but still able to see the painting's setting, with the help of Google. One ...
Left Paris today after sorting out SIM cards for our mobiles at Orange. So far they seem to be working! Cab to the VERY HOT Gare de Lyon (train station) where we had nothing to do but check out the passing parade. Fashion here is very interesting - some very glamorous. Many...not so much. The latest trend here seems to be lace shorts (worn very short) & they're worn by all ages regardless of size or how wrinkly the skin! And some of them have definitely had way too long ...
... br> We are a 10 minute drive from Arles, so the first day was walking through this town.
It had a couple of roman ruins but not much else to hold our attention.
Another day trip was to Aix-en-Provence where we wandered around the street markets.
We checked out the beautiful Chateau d Estoublon, which is on so much land, covered with vineyards and olive groves.
It was a nice walk around the gardens.
... guides have been fabulous and are certainly a wealth of knowledge. From here we crossed the river to the town of Tournon, where we travelled just out of town to a small family winery. We tasted a white and two reds and invested in a bottle of the white as be both quite enjoyed during the tasting. Upon finishing here at the winery we travelled into town and visited a small art museum "Musee Pierre Palue" that is privately owned by the widow of this local ...
... red or white, contain Grenache grapes. We tasted a white wine, and 3 red wines. Two were the same blend, but 3 years different in age, and the third was a blend of 3 grape varieties called The Dedication. After lunch on board the boat, we had a walking tour of Avignon in the afternoon, mainly through the Papal Palace. This is enormous. Incredibly large halls, intricate frescos and carvings. We also walked ...
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