Manoir de la Roseraie
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- Minbar in room
- Shuttle bus service
- Banquet room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Babysitting service
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... 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.
The "Roman" side of town is the side that is spread along the river on the flat plain below the mountain on which the "medieval" town is located. Give me Roman anytime over medieval and particularly when there are the remains of vast villas and theatres.
After Cafe and Thé, we went in search of the usual; the Tourist Info. Office. A town map lead us to the archaeological site entrance 100 m away and with a 24 ...
... In addition to the lavender fields (too early for flowers) also grown in this area are apricots, peaches, apples, cherries, Shiraz and other grapes. After lunch back on the ship the afternoon was at leisure. I walked up to the old town which sits on an escarpment so high that from below looks impossible to climb, however, when you start to wind your way through the ancient streets to the top it doesn't seem so high. The place seemed like a ...
... admit there were a few times we 'over walked' our map. We are so accustomed to Canadian maps where everything is distant and spread out that we misread the scale and walk right by some of the historical sites we are looking for. Afterwards, we went to the 'Cryptopotiques'...wow... underground U shaped crypts built int 30 to 20 BC...and parts are still being uncovered. We then went to ...
... home made yoghurt and jams and great coffee and juices. Delicious.
We had a chat with Paco straight after breakfast and he suggested a 3 day driving itinerary for us. So off we went on day 1 of his suggestion.
We drove out of Avignon, not as easy as it sounds, even with a gps. The roads around Avignon are quite confusing, with one way streets, roads that split then come back together again and turns the gps wants us to make that can't be done. ...