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... for six French popes over 70 years in the 14th century. There are actually two large palaces or chateaus next to each other with different architectures. Touring the Palais took about ninety minutes after which we left and toured the Pont D'Avignon also known as the bridge of St Benezet. A 13th century bridge that crosses the Rhone River. Although for the last 700 years, the bridge only goes halfway across the river. What happened to the rest remains a mystery.
We returned ...
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 ...
... well liked! They both tried our mussels too and Anna ended up enjoying them which surprised me since they tasted like the sea. Today we will just take some time at the house enjoy the pool, each other's company and have a BBQ with Gisele (Geraldine's mother). Valentine and Mathys have requested that we stay longer because they are having such a good time with Sam and Anna. Sam has already sat with Valentine working with her on the piano, I see the teacher ...
We arrived at Fontvielle.
We went to look around the streets at 5:00 in the afternoon.
While we were walking around the streets my brother split open his leg.
My Dad had to carry him back to the house.
The next day we went to Arles for a day trip to walk around, and look at all the Christmas stuff all around the streets and the markets.
And we ...
Was talking to Lisa, the Aussie manager at Domaine des Clos and she suggested as we were planning to go to Les Baux that we should visit the old quarry to see the AV presentation about Klimt and his Viennese contemporaries. We wouldn't have picked this to do, but it was amazing. Huge cavernous space where limestone had been quarried and it has now been turned to feature art ...
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