Hotel Voltaire

1 place Voltaire, Arles, Provence, 13200, France | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Arles

Festival time in Avignon

A travel blog entry by linarogers

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July 10th



This morning after breakfast Craig and Terry dropped us into Avignon and went off to Mont Ventoux – Craig has been sick and so he only did half of it. Plus the weather was very cold up there so even Terry found it a little challenging – but he did it so he was Man of Mountain for today. Mary and I walked through a very quiet Avignon and initially went to see the Palais des Papes ...

2 weeks in Provence

A travel blog entry by saralederer

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... to any one who likes to explore french quaint villages and the countryside. I've been here 4 weeks now, 6 more to go. It's been great. Of course, not without many challenges, as is life. And hopefully, being here will be a great lifelong growing opportunity. Message me and let me know how you are doing. I'll eat a chocolate croissant in Paris in your honor. ...

Sometimes you can't believe it!

A travel blog entry by linarogers

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... by the pool for a while – how lovely.

Michel has cooked ratatouille for us tonight with vegetables from his own garden. And it was delicious. After dinner we went for a lovely walk around the local streets, found the church and the city centre which was actually very quiet. The walls are very high and the town is very well taken care of.

Bon soire everyone. Love Lina
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Avignon

A travel blog entry by chezann

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... of Avignon to King Louis VIII of France and the papal Legate, a three-month siege ensued starting on 10 June 1226, and ending in capitulation by Avignon in September 1226. Following the defeat, they were forced to pull down the ramparts and fill up the moat of the city.
On 7 May 1251 Avignon was made a common possession of counts Charles of Anjou and Alphonse de Poitiers, brothers of French king Saint Louis IX, but after the death of Alphonse in 1271 ...

Provence, France

A travel blog entry by faerenuff

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... the persecution of Christians in 45AD. They landed here, thus bringing Christianity to France. In the boat was their servant Sara, who has become the patron saint of the gypsies. We had a quick look through the church, which has a statue of a black-skinned Sara, adoringly covered in scarves.The accompanying brochure reminds us Sara is only a companion to the Saints with the words 'there is no black virgin at Saintes Marie's de la Mer! ' We spent this afternoon at the ...

Location

This hotel, located on 1 place Voltaire, Arles, is near Amphitheatre (les Arenes), Theatre Antique, Eglise St-Trophime, and Musee Reattu.
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3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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