ResidHotel Grand Avignon
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... form of entertainment of modern day is bull fights, yes bull fights, it is the only town in France that hosts bull fights and allows bulls to be killed during the season each year. Quite a spectacle. Next we headed to The Forum, La Maison Carree which is where the inception of Nimes was founded and another building built in the 1st century AD. I am starting to think that everything we see is super old. Super cool. Brendan had a wonderful ...
... to bring water from Ulez (the source) to Nimes and was used till the 6th century. It took approximately 15 years to complete and 80% of the aqueduct was underground so to speak. We took a side path and ended up on the top level of the aqueduct and were surprised to see how deep and wide the channel was, to imagine the amount of water flowing through this funnel each day is beyond comprehension for the day, there was approximately 2,000,000 (two million) cubic litres ...
... the cash. 20€.50 no 20€.90 & he opened the gate & on we went in silence for some time until Geoff said ' I think I'm ok now' Our next toll stop the people n front of us couldn't get it to work & eventually it did for them- we were very patient. Then when it was our turn it didn't work for us so we backed out & went to another one. The next stop we had to get a ticket & usually it just pops straight out but this time we had to wait - ...
... occurrence in the ancient arena. We line up and purchase tour tickets and make our way down underground along the vaulted corridor out into the seating area of the arena. The tour is really a waste of time and we are not impressed as we all sit on the hard benches in the blazing sun and listen to a recording of the history of the arena. So we wander discreetly away and find a cafe for coffee and croissant.
Nimes is quite a pretty city ...
... Shelter in Marseilles last year, Lyon just now, and will stay in Bordeaux next month. They have hotels in Paris and Istanbul and will open their first US hotel in Los Angeles in the fall.
Gentle, sloping, rounded roofs gave way to steep roofs covered with slate tiles, mostly grey but sometimes painted brightly, as we entered Burgundy.
Our friends, Carol and Colin Gardyne own a picturesque farmhouse in ...