L'Enclos des Lauriers Roses
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- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... to the village. We strolled the route from our gite (rental) through town, past the church, bakeries, small shops and the mayor's office and a small open air market where we bought some fresh goat cheese. The walk took an hour.
We returned to the rental and got ready for a tour of Avignon. It took about twenty minutes to drive to the train station parking lot where we parked while we toured. We strolled to the North through town to the Palais des Papes. Avignon was the ...
... 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. ...
... town house), the small museum hosts 20th century paintings of local artists. Most people go there to see the Van Gogh interpretive centre which houses many of the artists letters, a detailed timeline of his life - all of which is way too much to read in this setting - and a couple of interesting slide shows. One slide show compares images of the paintings with images of the landscapes that inspired them. The other compares images ...
... could destroy city walls. The castle also had replicas of other catapults, battering rams and other battle and siege weapons.
We also learned to fire cross-bows, and saw a demonstration of blacksmithing and stone-carving. The highlight of the day was the weapons demonstration. Both Lachlan and Garrett were chosen as volunteers. Lachlan was given a giant axe and had to try to hit a target on a wooden stump. ...
... the story of the Palace and history of the area throughout the centuries. Although the narration was In French, we got the gist of the story and the sensory experience was amazing! We enjoyed dinner under the stars at 10 pm. Friday we took a walking tour of the area and visited the Palace of the Popes. In 1309 a French pope was elected and, at the urging of the ...