Mas Massacan - Les Chambres de Manon
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... she looked, so she didn't have many friends when she was younger. But then when she got older, she became a beautiful red head (you're welcome Trish). Then the oldest Anna chirped in, "yeah, sorry Tara, but she is prettier than you". Thanks. Anyways, when I was telling this story, everyone was laughing at how I described poor wittle twisha, while two of the girls were agreeing that they wouldn't be her friend either... But then the middle child, Magdalena, ...
... and the opportunity to see the wildlife. There was also a riding centre at the end destination that was owned by Paul Ricard whom I can only gather from all the write ups I have seen, he must be a well known horseman. The bike ride out and back must of been at least 25k, we rode into strong wind going and blazing heat on our return. We did see a few horses, big black bulls and Pelicans at a distance. the scenery was flat, dry land with some water channels and the gravel path we ...
... Du Gard for picnic lunch.
It was very hot and we enjoyed a shaded picnic on a canope along the river below Pont Du Gard on the right bank. The aquaduct was very special as it has 3 levels and carried water in Roman days to cities of Nimes, Orange etc.
Today we headed back to Nimes to try to see some of what we didn’t get a chance to last time. We started out with the Arena, which we were only able to see from the outside on Sunday, due to the Tour de France. The Arena was built during the first century and is in amazing condition, much better than the Roman Coliseum. It has room to seat 24,000 spectators! Unfortunately, since it is in such great ...
... of the beautiful soaps.
Next stop La Baux, glad we weren't driving, so steep and narrow as the village is cut out of a cliff, just spectacular. The town is set up for tourists as every shop had souvenir items. Back to the ship for lunch.
Lunch every day is a smorgasboard arrangement in the dining room or you can have sandwiches in the sky ...
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