La Burliere Guest House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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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 only ATM in town had run out of money. I guess the Friday markets and two days of pottery fair had drained it dry. All service stations are closed for Easter and we have a bare 1/4 tank left. This could be an interesting day with just 15E in my wallet and an unknown number of kilometers in the tank.
Just down the road we stopped at Pont Julien. Built in 3BC, it crosses the Calavon River and was part ...
... tomorrow’s breakfast. I also plan to purchase some at a market in the next few days (to take back to Paris for our Parisian breakfasts).
Then on to Lourmarin for another market – now around 1pm. Similar set up to Bonnieux – but alas – food stalls seemed to be packing up for the day (bread stall completely empty)! Managed to get a yummy tomato and goats cheese flat ciabatta type bread and thought we’d ...
... it was indeed by GRs reckoning maybe one of the best salads ever - and the accompanying carnivore also got a lovely piece of lamb!
Sorting out the car problems could wait for the morning....
Sunday was a bit of a lost day with GR sorting out up a new (temporary) rental car and JD nursing sore ribs - after having fallen out of the tow truck the previous day!
We did however get out for a short walk in the ...