Hotel Mas des Piboules
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... of her guides before, but I will look them up. Dinner here was good. Now, one glass of white and one of red later, I'm ready for bed. The white was okay, but I really liked the red. It was "just" house wine at €2.30 a glass, but I think it was Pinot. I'll probably go back to the same restaurant tomorrow to try it again tomorrow. Gosh, I like this holidaying ...
... the van Gogh tour, as he actually spent some time here and completed several of his works of art.
This is an interesting little tour and worth doing if you have the time, and definitely if you're a fan of van Gogh.
We arrived just after midday and just missed the farmers markets near the Tourist Information ...
Weekend trip to catch up with some mates.
We simply wandered around the streets of central Nimes, which is a small town with quite a large Ancient Roman influence.
Most of the time was spent around the Arena and the nearby streets, visiting cafes, restaurants and shops.
The 'icon' of this little town is a palm tree and a crocodile.
Unfortunately, most things were ...
... Avignon, the famous bridge that now half way spans the Rhone River. This bridge was built in the 12th century and considering how fast the Rhone flows, it's amazing it has stood all this time.
After plenty of walking, climbing stairs, standing in line for various things, we were ready for an early dinner and then to the sanctuary of Domain de Rhodes. Mike had researched some restaurants on Trip Advisor before we set off today and he thought ...
... seemed to me to be a very well equipped dojo, there was seating for the parents inside, so I sat and read there. There was a couple of other parents there watching, so I might even be able to talk to some of them next week, but what interested me most was just across the hall there seemed to be a BodyCombat class going on! I might see about signing up, because then I can take Loup to Kido and do BodyCombat to keep me entertained! However, there does seem to be all kinds ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking