Mas de l'Oulivie
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Mas de l'Oulivie Les Baux de Provence
Travel Blogs from Les Baux de Provence
... rental about 3:00 for a light snack after three hours of touring. We then walked the grounds and hillside forest area next to the property which provided a great view of the surrounding areas. We gathered some kindling for a fire in the fireplace of our rental. The old stone cottage is pretty cool in the evening and a fire in the living room feels great.
Tonight for dinner we had a little North Atlantic salmon with potatoes and vegetables. Quick and easy. Great first day in ...
Monaco was cloudy and grey this morning when we woke. It is November after all. We checked out of the Port Palace Hotel about 10:00 and departed for Provence. The drive was about three hours and 25€ in tolls. While all part of the travel experience, the cost is a bit aggravating for those of us who are use to "freeways".
We arrived at our "gite" or rental unit in the tiny village ...
... and to move everything along seamlessly. The photos taken do not do this spectacle justice. It was unlike anything we've every experienced. This year Michael Angelo, Leonardo de Vinci and Raphael were the images projected.
Along with our cultural excursions, finding that perfect setting for an afternoon meal is always of importance. We had spotted a Chateau that was serving lunch along our ride to the Carrieres so we back tracked our drive to satisfy ...
... the nativity scene with its reference to the local legend that Jesus was born in Les Baux. We also saw the wall with an empty Renaissance window frame, a reminder of the town's Protestant history (probably Huguenot). The TI was closed by the time we got down to the bottom of the town but I could access their wifi to try and find a bed for the night. We decided on Hotel de Provence in Tarascon and started booking online before the ...
... patio, we were off again to the top of Les Baux. We didn’t go into the town yet, just took pictures and looked at the views.