Le Pont du Roy
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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 ...
We then drove to the next castle. It was called The Chateau de Tarascon, as was located next to the Rhone River. The castle is known for the story of the Tarasque, a beast that was subdued by St. Martha. We got a lot out of the experience, and it was great because the whole castle was pretty much intact.
The last castle we drove to was just ruins, and it was 2 km away from ...
... a net over a field as a field of lupines because the net was purple. When we got to Uzes, mama and baba spent a really long time trying to buy groceries because the supermarket was very big. When they got back to our home stay, they said that the supermarket had been like a home depot and a safeway in one store.
We visited two different Chateaus today. The first one ...
... walk around town this morning; most shops, restaurants and cafes are closed on Mondays, having been open all weekend. The local tabac seem to do a roaring trade on these days. After lunch we decided to drive to the Grotte La Cocaliere, or caves anyway and take a chance on them being open or something else turning up. The drive was picture perfect ( sorry no pics) through plane tree groves lining the road, rocky passes and tiny *******s ( ...
Vast gardens are laid out in the very formal balanced style that le Notre used with paths and fountains, statues and great big urns of flowering plants.
That weekend was spent with the Leloup family at their lovely home in Nemours, just near to Fontainebleau and we were treated like royalty! Joffrey and his whole family are such delightful people and we made ourselves understood in a mixture of our poor French and their ...
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