Le Spinaker Hotel Lodge & Spa
Travel Blogs from Le Grau Du Roi
... we walked to the garden at the top and there were wonderful views. Back home for our last night at Michel and Francoise’s magnificent home called Lou Sauvadou located in Sauvaterre, near Avignon, Provence, France. Dinner included soup, yummy salad, and lasagna made with eggplant – very tasty. They are lovely people and we had many chats, shared family photos and generally laughed a lot. Great place – we leave ...
... to any one who likes to explore french quaint villages and the countryside. I've been here 4 weeks now, 6 more to go. It's been great. Of course, not without many challenges, as is life. And hopefully, being here will be a great lifelong growing opportunity. Message me and let me know how you are doing. I'll eat a chocolate croissant in Paris in your honor. ...
... we got a great surprise and ran into Fiona and Ian McIntosh. They are running a tour of Provence based on her book. Terry and Mary also knew some of the other parents on the tour as St Andrew’s parents. Lovely central area with busy restaurants. Lunch was at Le Jardin – light rolls etc – with a calm, shady setting. When we came home, we processed our washing (yeh) and ...
... of Rome ruling via legates and vice-legates. Seven Popes were to reign there until the election of Martin v in 1417 and the return of the seat of the Papacy to Rome. It was to remain the residence of the Italian Papal legates for nearly four hundred years after the Papacy had returned to Rome.
The historic centre, which includes the Palace of the Popes, the cathedral and the Saint-Bénézet Bridge, was classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1995.
We arrived in Avignon around 2 PM. After our arrival, we immediately began searching for a luggage locker location. Not finding any answers to our inquiries at the train station, we followed the signs toward the tourist information booth.
Carrying our bags, we walked into the city of Avignon (because this is where the signs took us for the tourist information). It was a "mad-house". It turned out that we stumbled on ...
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center