Park & Suites Elegance Montpellier
Travel Blogs from Montpellier
... this is the big event and in September they have other fights but only for three days. The amphitheatre is about the size of an Aussie rules oval; 130 x 110 metres, has two tiers and can hold up to about 20,000 spectators. It is need of quite a few repairs but when you consider it was built in the late first century you can excuse this. It is good that it still functions as it originally ...
We drove the long way to the Carmargue today. The guide books are offputting as they describe gangs of thieves who target foreign cars. Once we had turned off the main road at Arles, the land immediately became flat with big skies. Almost immediately we came across the white horses that the area is famous for, grazing by the roadside.
Just short of Sts Maries we stopped at the ornithological park. Initially we took the wrong ...
... us in
their Hymers. Andrew Martin from
Bowen/Melbourne walked with us for a day.
His wonderful photographs are below.
John McL walked with me over the
first big hill. Ramo and Lyn at the
wheel safely arrived at our next town! The path was narrow, briar
littered, stony, full of uneven steps, little signage and lonely. Few pilgrims on the road this year!
i have been in agde in estern in my grandfather home. i have visited museums : haribo museum, school museum . . . it was boring. i have ate fish and octopus. the octopus was rubber, strange, gut. i have visited town, i have did shopping, i have ate many ice cream : vanilla, caramel, barbapapa, chewing gum, violet . . . i have been in sea every day. it was a wonderful travel !
... is evident as you are walking down the Antigone district, lined with grand buildings which jet in and out in perfect symmetry. The condos also have incredible views especially as they approach the river front. We can definitely see ourselves living here (even picked up a real estate brochure...) but unfortunately there isn't a KPMG office in this city! Plus we're realizing that we're pretty big food snobs (or "hungry people" as Vanessa calls ...