Hotel Restaurant le Fabian des Baux
Travel Blogs from Les Baux de Provence
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.
... filtering back into our minds. We then drove onto Orange after George's recommendation. We found the enormous Ancient Theatre and took the self guided tour. This place dates back to 34BC and it was truly impressive. Just sitting in the arena gave you a feel of what it was like to listen to a show so many years ago. The way this audio tour was presented and the video footage was brilliant. It really gave you a good insight into what was known about the place and ...
... We finally were instructed by hotel staff at Auberge to enter the postal code, and finally we found our next destination in the navigation. Off we went...three hours later we arrived in Avignon.
Relaxing today...sights tomorrow. This hotel is beautiful. ...
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 ...
... cloth. Yes, really. I think Laura (the owner of our place) will be pleasantly surprised when we leave. The kitchen is sparkling, I am just waiting for Net to ask Rob to sweep the floor and for her to break out a mop. With 3 bottles of wine, a champagne, chips and playing cards (oh and whatever else the others bought) we headed back home to make new plans for the day. Linda kindly offered to cook us a Beef Bourguignon that night, or as sous chef Net would pronounce ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking