Mas du Pont Roman
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... confirm, I think it was when we were traveling in France. Anyway, it feels pretty bad to cause a situation, especially when all you can say in French is "thank you". Pardon moi, or desole would have been good responses, but none of these came to me. However, there is (finally) good news in this story. At my new seat, one carriage along the train, a lady in the ...
We made a half day trip to Arles from Nimes by train.
Being a small village we were able to see most of what there was in the central part quite easily. There is the main arena, roughly the same size as the arena in Nimes, and also the Ampitheatre nearby, which is mostly ruins now.
The other main attraction of ...
Weekend trip to catch up with some mates.
We simply wandered around the streets of central Nimes, which is a small town with quite a large Ancient Roman influence.
Most of the time was spent around the Arena and the nearby streets, visiting cafes, restaurants and shops.
The 'icon' of this little town is a palm tree and a crocodile.
Unfortunately, most things were ...
... from the 14th Century. We walked through some rooms with incredible frescos and tiled floors. Unfortunately we were unable to take photos. It was very cold and wet as we crossed the courtyards and up out on the towers but the views across the Rhone were sensational. We then walked down the windy streets to the Pont de Avignon and walked out to the edge braving the biting wind and rain . The weather kept our visit brief. We made our way back home and waited the arrival of Cathy and ...
In coming to this part of Southern France, my thoughts of towns and cities on the Mediterranean naturally gravitated towards the idyllic images of sun and beaches. As this area will be home for us for the next two months, we want to better understand and explore this part of the world. Looking at the map there are so many places to pick and choose from all within driving distance of the town of Sète. We settled on taking an easy ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility