Kyriad Avignon Palais des Papes
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- Multilingual staff
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Beverage Selection
- Pets allowed
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After getting use to the sound of hoot owls in the night we slept in until 8:00am this morning. We awoke to a low cloud level and cool temperatures but the promise of a sunny day lay ahead. After a pot of coffee (loved that after a month of espressos) and a light breakfast, we took a walk through the village of Noves.
Noves is is a very small village with only a few hundred inhabitants. At one time there were ramparts around the town but only a few remain along with a few ...
... just South of Avignon about 12:45. We were greeted by a Londoner who works for the owners. The owners are in the states for a holiday. Robin, our greeter, showed us our two bedroom cottage on the property. Moulin de la Roque is an old flour mill converted to vacation rental with the capacity to support about fifty guests. The grounds are beautiful and the cottages and rooms charming. ...
... have a couple of works by Botticelli who is considered Early Renaissance but that was not what I expected. It wasn’t a bad museum or anything. If you like Medieval Art with a lot of “Madonna and Child” than this is the place for you.
As I was walking through, there was a tour guide or some sort of authority figure who was talking to a group of students while standing in front of a painting similar to this (pic 6). He was talking in French but he switched to ...
... Carole’s where she was good enough to give us her bed!! She slept up in her loft above the book room (so cool!)
The next morning we bid Au Revoir and made her promise to visit us in Australia.
What a top day – Waking up the ground of a chateau, swimming near the Pont de Gard, and feasting in the town of Avignon whilst making a new friend who also happened to be a great local guide…life is good my friends.
'til next time
Au Revoir ...
... from Texas and asked me "do you know any Cowboys?" Soooo dang cute!
The hike down, over and under the bridge is fairly easy but the bridge is huge and was difficult to photograph but overwhelming impressive.
The reflection of the bridge on the water was perfect and unfortunately the best photo I took was of an Albanian couple who were trying to take a selfie so I offered to take their photo and send it to them. ...