Ibis Avignon Centre Pont de l'Europe
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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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 ...
... was a travel day, it also became a laundry day. It took a couple of hours to get caught up but we succeeded. Next it was off to Avignon supermarket for groceries for the week. We returned about 5:00 and settled in for the night. We lit a fire in the fireplace as the temperature in the old stone cottage was a bit cool. The fire, some jazz and some Côte de Rhine wine made for a lovely evening.
... the menu. The waitress says 'non, non, non', and a few other phrases that we don't understand, and we are left in no doubt that they have run out of pate. Issy says that in that case she won't have any food. She is not happy. I order a beer. The waitress repeats the word 'beer', and then brings me a glass of wine. Issy suggests that we try ordering beer by using a brand name rather than the word 'beer'. We see 'Stella Artois' written on a board in the restaurant. ...
... of SFDC - is the whole trip tax deductible now?
The promenade is lined with luxury brands, but nothing as luxurious as our second Bugatti Veyron in two days, it pulled up right in front of us at the pedestrian crossing, I had to wave him on so I could snap a shot of it pulling away. Stinking hot at 33c, we couldn't get a shade table at Cafe Armani so ...
... and I sampled the escargot (snails). They were good but you can't eat them fast.....they are snails :)
Dana had the specialty of the house, chicken fricassee and I had the local, grass-fed beef steak and local wine......absolutely fantastic! We stayed for 2 1/2 hours and ended with a chocolate mousse & espresso. IT was an easy walk back to the apartment after dinner.