Travel Blogs from Mas-Blanc-des-Alpilles
Today we headed out of Avignon through the Provence country side south to the city of Les Baux to visit the historic area. It was a beautiful drive through endless round abouts, thank God for our navigation system.
On the return we drove through the small quaint town of St. Remy. There was minimal parking as a bull fight was about to begin.
... provided an atmosphere. They even has an audio visual display that shows some of the shows would have been like that were held there in the early 1900s right up until recently. Including rock concerts in the 70s and 80s from bands such as Dire Straits. More recently it has hosted operas. Sitting in the stands would have provided an excellent view and the acoustics area amazing. The theatre was very impressive and its design still seems to be modelled to this ...
We woke up this morning and had breakfast at our hotel. A Rick Steves tour group stayed where we stayed and many of them were at breakfast as well. The two pupps also joined us.
Well...trying to enter Avignon in our navigation system took a little ...
Today we took a bus trip to "Pont du Guard", at a cost of €5.00 each including the enstrrance fee
The Pont du Gard is an ancient Roman aqueduct bridge that crosses the Gardon River in Vers-Pont-du-Gard near Remoulins, in the Gard département of southern France
The bridge has three tiers of arches, standing 48.8 m (160 ft) high
We enjoyed lunch by ...
... For dinner we had Pâté, Prawns, Cheeses, Prosciutto, Salami, a Salad, Baguette all washed down with a cold Beer.
After dinner we continued playing Scala ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking