Le Mas d'Aigret
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... until the sugar dissolves. Cook over medium heat until the syrup turns a warm caramel color. Don't stir, just swirl it in the pan. Off the heat, add 1/2 cup water and 1/2 teaspoon of the vanilla; be careful, the syrup will bubble violently. Stir and cook over high heat until the caramel reaches 230 degrees F (thread stage) on a candy thermometer. Set aside.
For the praline, combine the almonds with 1/4 cup of the caramel and spread them on a sheet ...
... to abandon a drive down the infamous Lourmarin road to see the Roman sunburst bridge. We have passed it twelve times in the last fortnight and this time we were going to photograph it. I'll pinch someone else's photo.
We spent the afternoon packing for an early start tomorrow morning. We plan on being fully packed by 6.00 pm so that we can go out for dinner tonight.
... br> edict in AD 391 since the Church opposed what it regarded as uncivilized
spectacles. After that, the theatre was abandoned completely. It was
sacked and pillaged by the "barbarians" and was used as a defensive post in the Middle Ages. During the 16th-century religious wars, it became a refuge for the townspeople.
... most fascinating and moving experience.
Firstly, the space itself. Carrieres de Lumieres is an old limestone quarry owned by the local municipality of Les-Baux-de-Provence and good on the council for holding onto this little gem and not selling it off. If it were in New South Wales, they would probably be undertaking a 'benefits realisation' assessment at this moment to sell it off... Oops, sorry - I almost got stuck into an anti ...
... had left. But with the sun almost setting and leaving a golden hue over the buildings, it was nice to see the medieval town emptied for us to walk (or limp, for me) about.
That evening we left Les Baux and drove towards Montpellier, where we were only spending a night before taking a morning train to Barcelona. But we didn't realize there were still small (and some not so funny) adventures waiting for us that ...