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... part of Aix. During this time we found 2 museums and enjoyed wonderful display of sculptures and painting. Caumont Centre D'Art was originally one of the most beautiful private mansions in Aix-en-Provence and dates back to 1715. In 2010 it was acquired by Culturespaces and underwent complete restoration to become the home of the new art centre. The Hotel de Caumont plays host to major temporary exhibitions dedicated to the greatest names in the history of art, ...
... had one last Van Gogh sight to see, and am I ever glad we waited. It was the scene from the "sanatorium" where he had been a patient trying to recover from his mental illness. The scene is almost exactly the way it is in the painting. Wonderful job of restoring the courtyard and garden to the way it was when Van Gogh painted it. Well worth our hour long wait during the rain.
Getting out of the parking lot was easier this ...
... OK, can I get a Never Lost System? Yes. She even went to check to see if it was in the car and changed the language to English. Thank you. Then she asked about insurance. Well, I usually say, no. This time, in a strange country with a strange car. Give me every bit of insurance you have. Practically doubled my rental cost. I was taking no chances. I also have my International Driver's License, which does not require a ...
Le jour a commence très cliche with me going to the boulanger pour deux croissant et un petit viennois, a short sweet baguette. These went down nicely with coffee, butter and fig jam.
We drove to Avignon to see the Palais des Papes. We were using Google Maps and it tried to take us to the most direct route to the palace. As we neared the palace the streets grew more and more narrow. Some of the streets we went down were cobbled with high gutters and so narrow ...
... were subjected. 10,000 people of 38 different nationalities were interned here and over 2,000 Jews were deported from here to Auschwitz. It is the only major internment and deportation camp in France that is still intact and open to the public.
We were fortunate enough to have a wonderful guide who explained a lot of things that weren’t written down. It was very sobering to walk through these spaces ...