Le Vieux Castillon
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... and action from all of the sectors of "entertainment" from the first scheduled entertainment which was beast versus beast, ie bear vs lion, the 2nd scheduled event, the hunting where the hunter hunts it's prey, ie, a lion, tiger, bear or whatever is available at the time. Not a contest really, poor animals. During the lunch break when most spectators leave their seats and go for drinks and food they bring on the next round of ...
... Unesco listed site but it didn't grab me, I did appreciate the engineering feat and the architecture however, Brendan LOVED it, he was totally in awe of this site. Weird, we are similar but different. So tonight we are bunking down at a farm just outside Nimes, we have electricity and wifi and the owner is a lovely French gentleman. This afternoon we sat and had a beer and soaked up the amazing late afternoon sun and said to ourselves, life couldn't get much better than ...
... They have purchased divine chocolates from a local chocolatier and we walk with them on our way back to the car to purchase a selection, But sadly it is only 1.30 and the shop is closed as is the custom and we forgo the delights of chocolate. We definitely will be returning to Aix en Provence. Not to trip over but to take in the sights in such a quaint little town. The floral gardens were absolutely gorgeous in this very touristy village.
... The Romans used a cover in the summer to block the sun, and in the back, just like stadiums today, there was a place to cool off and get something to drink, but unlike today's consession stands, they had a series of caves. When we got back to the hotel, we told Pascal how windy it was up there, and he said that it was not windy. This would be called breezy compared to the mistrals.
Back to our meals for the day. As soon as I got up, I ...
... agreed on getting a salad and fruit for dinner to try and get some vitamins into us! We don't want to get scurvy after all :) After this visit we rushed to the Pont d'Avignon so that we could walk on it and marvel over it for some time before needing to catch the last possible bus back to our accomodation. We had our first salad for quite some time for dinner and felt ten times better for it. Turns out mum was right all those years giving me my famous ...