Hotel Saint Florent
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
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... look at it as quite a gruesome and not fun place to be however if you look beyond what took place you can see what an amazing place this really is. The architecture is second to none and to withstand thousands of years of use and weather and changes of government and even countries is truly mind blowing. As I was sitting there listening to the audio I was trying to imagine the arena filled with just over 20,000 spectators calling ...
What a glorious day to wake up to. The sun was shining, not a cloud in the sky and not a puff of wind, today is going to be awesome. We headed to Remoulins just north of Nimes to have a look at even grander Aqueduct than that at Castries and it didn't disappoint. Pont Du Gard. This piece of engineering is truly spectacular and to think that it was constructed in the years around 50AD is even more amazing and the fact that it is still standing is significant. This aqueduct ...
... 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 ...
... indulged in while poolside Dave showed some of the others the video he shot earlier in the day of Gorges de la Nesque and part of his descent of Mont Ventoux. He said that he touched 80 km/h at one point. The videos turned out quite well, properly framed and in high-definition.
Several of us gathered in the hotel lobby at 8pm for the short walk into the old centre of town for dinner. There is a concert tonight at the ...
... was warm, open and friendly, and I was instantly drawn to her character.
That first night I was shown around the house (which I loved!) It was a true southern French home, there were grapevines growing along lattice above your head when you entered the gate, and then trees and bushes and shrubs and flowers everywhere in the large back garden. There was brick and rock tiling outside, which made a path to the other side of the backyard where there ...