Travel Blogs from Les Baux de Provence
Hi guys, another lovely day here, I had my first trip to the Supermarche today, and very flash it is, it is in the next village of Bagnols about 9 minutes drive away, I also need to point out that I drove up to the super marche today, my first driving on the wrong side of the road!!!! It seemed to go OK no incidents and I remained on the 'right' side of the road for the whole trip. We also popped down to our ...
... for our first local tourist adventure and to do a pick up at the Railway station. Avignon has a beautiful historic town Centre and a huge palace for the Pope's called Palace De Papes, the church is currently under restoration so closed for tourists. We have a wander through the local flea market and then a look around the old town Centre and a lovely gelato. Then it's off to the TGV train station to pick up a visitor. And then home for a late dinner of burgers and off to bed.
After arriving late yesterday afternoon, we are getting settled in for 8 nights in total, what a place, our villa is on the outskirts of a tiny village, Tresques, we are located is a vineyard where the current fifth generation owner gave up his career as a prominent Opera singer to come home and take over the family vineyard..... He married an Aussie and here we are staying in the family villa, it's awful :) As we are ...
LAUTERBRUNNEN --> AVIGNON Avignon Today we drove from Lauterbrunnen to Avignon which was about 9 hours again because we hit traffic. Once we got to Avignon we dumped our bags and Ash took us on a walking tour of the city which is very small. Avignon is famous because at one point the Papacy moved there and eventually this started the great schism where there were concurrently two and then three popes in Europe. We ...
... floated by. As I awoke from my dream I looked up as David walked through the dark to me, tears covering his face. 'This is the most beautiful experience I have had in my life. It is unbelievable.' he cried.
We've seen a bit of art in our day in a lot of places. But this is truly the most artistic and creative experience of art we have been part of.
Get on line, get on a plane. Get there. It Will Be Worth It.
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