Hotel van Gogh
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... form of entertainment of modern day is bull fights, yes bull fights, it is the only town in France that hosts bull fights and allows bulls to be killed during the season each year. Quite a spectacle. Next we headed to The Forum, La Maison Carree which is where the inception of Nimes was founded and another building built in the 1st century AD. I am starting to think that everything we see is super old. Super cool. Brendan had a wonderful ...
... flowing to Nimes per day. As we walked on the middle level over the aqueduct we noticed etchings in some of the sandstone that had been done by the builders, the tool of use and their names and it is crazy that 2,000 years later their mark is still there for all to see, kind of like putting your kids footprints or handprints in concete, to last forever. We wandered toward the museum and saw some people taking photos of a tree, yeh odd right, so of course we started ...
... some electric bikes for the morning. Perfect given our current level of fitness and extra kilos thanks to all the French cheese and wine. We rented them in a really cute hilltop town called Bonnieux. The bike company was called Sun-eBikes who have an arrangement where they have fully charged batteries at many towns across the Provence area where you can swap out your battery wherever you stop. They also provide maps so you can take the less busy roads ...
... They have purchased divine chocolates from a local chocolatier and we walk with them on our way back to the car to purchase a selection, But sadly it is only 1.30 and the shop is closed as is the custom and we forgo the delights of chocolate. We definitely will be returning to Aix en Provence. Not to trip over but to take in the sights in such a quaint little town. The floral gardens were absolutely gorgeous in this very touristy village.
... of not planning ahead is that you can be flexible. The disadvantage is that it can take a while to find accommodations last minute. Much of the best stuff is filled. On one day we went to 4 places before finding a acceptable room! First we tried a B&B which had mostly 5 starreviews online, and it was very run down and didn't look appealing at all. Then we tried another which was adorable! Great rooms, a working farm with crops and animals, a ...