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We arrived at Fontvielle.
We went to look around the streets at 5:00 in the afternoon.
While we were walking around the streets my brother split open his leg.
My Dad had to carry him back to the house.
The next day we went to Arles for a day trip to walk around, and look at all the Christmas stuff all around the streets and the markets.
And we ...
When you awaken this morning, you'll find yourself in Avignon. Set off on a walking tour to discover the City of Popes. For most of the 14th century, the popes left the turmoil of Rome and installed themselves in this calm possession of the Catholic Church. In Avignon, beginning with Clement V (who was born here), they built residences, chateaux, a ...
... bullfights are held today—20 centuries later. You'll also view the 7,000-seat Antique Theater during your tour of this ancient, cobbled city.
Then enjoy An Afternoon in Provence. You'll discover the Provencal village of Les Baux de Provence during a walking tour, then visit the “Carrieres de Lumieres” where artwork is displayed on the walls of carved limestone chambers.
... this was built in the reign of Philippe the Fair.
It was already 1pm and I wanted to make sure I got to eat lunch before everything closed down so I headed into the centre of town to find a restaurant. I passed Collines des Morgues - seven hectares of walled park which has great views over the rooves of the town and Fort St Andre on the hill on the other side - and stopped to take some photos. This is a beautiful village, prettier than Avignon I think. The streets ...
Obviously a local had been suspicious of what I was about and phoned the authorities. I had no sooner dropped the old oil into a container purchased specially for the purpose than a Municipal Police car pulled up and an officer appeared at my shoulder. I managed to explain to the pleasant young woman what I was doing and she was busy lending a hand with the job, when a second police car and a motorbike pulled up. Before I was finished I had four ...