Ibis Styles Arles Palais Des Congrès
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... for six French popes over 70 years in the 14th century. There are actually two large palaces or chateaus next to each other with different architectures. Touring the Palais took about ninety minutes after which we left and toured the Pont D'Avignon also known as the bridge of St Benezet. A 13th century bridge that crosses the Rhone River. Although for the last 700 years, the bridge only goes halfway across the river. What happened to the rest remains a mystery.
We returned ...
... also saw the Antique Theatre ruins and this is the oldest building in Arles, built by Caesar. When they excavated the site in the 17th century they discovered Venus which was created for this Theatre site and is now in Paris. We visited the hospital where Van Gough was a patient for 5 months after cutting his ear and where he painted the garden. Also the Night Cafe which was actually white then but looked yellow due to the night gas lights. ...
... sup>th century, it was a merchant’s house. Given this it is very large and 'fancy’.
Marie-Annick & John (the couple that own the bed & breakfast) have done a very nice job to ensure our accommodation is lovely. I have my own room, with a nice big bed. Mum and dad’s room is in the centre, and the bathroom is on the other end of our small complex. ‘Cute’ may be a word to describe the décor where ...
... hour which I think is just over 80 mph! The toll booths are all in icons which we don't understand - no attendants to explain and we have to have cash because Europe Credit Cards all have microchips and ours doesn't. Somehow we muddle through.
After a while we get off to go to the Abbey Frontfroide (cold spring). Unlike the Abbey's in England the French Abbey’s were never destroyed by ...
Trying to catch a train out of Carcassonne by 12:30, Heather's alarm woke me at 9. I wasn't sure why she had set one so 'early' but she told me she wanted to get food and see more if the castle. I wanted to sleep :) I woke up and hour and a half later, not feeling guilty since my usual bed time is 3am now, 11 is really 9. Right? Right. I pack and get ready to go and Heather returns a short while later. Back at the train station again, we attempt to buy ...