Hotel Stars Rouen
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We awoke t be in Avignon and low and behold once again we had a vessel attach to outside our window. River cruising has become so popular that mown the river boats have to moor to each other at times and then the guests walk through the vessel closest to the dock to get to land, the first time this happened it was ,a bit off putting but we have adjusted to it. Avignon also dates back ...
... for us, this was lovely to watch. This town is known for hiding the Jews and Pierre's mother hid a doctor in the ceiling of her kitchen for 2 years and he was never found by the Germans,afterwards he became the family Doctor. Interestingly this town of 4000 people has several doctors 4 of which are physiatrists . Another of the groups visited a guides home that has been in her family since the war,she was able to show the people ...
... Connor inside to buy the tickets (you guessed it - only one ticket seller working, hence the very long lines) but once tickets were purchased we turned aboutface and followed the rest of the people from the line to (where we hoped) was the entrance to the gardens. Always a worry to be following a group of people in hopes that they know where they are going.
Turns out we were ok and we had entered at the right space. There were so so many ...
... happy we got back on our bikes and continued riding to Giverny. The ride was beautiful. Predominately flat with a little incline every now and then. We rode through lush green hillsides passing cattle and horses along the way. Finally we arrived at Monets Gardens. Our guide gave us a rundown of the garden layout with his suggestion as to how we should navigate our way through. The gardens were breathtakingly spectacular!!! We walked along the edge of the ...
... the pond would be enlarged
to its present day size. The water garden is full of asymmetries and curves. It is inspired by the Japanese gardens that Monet knew from the prints he collected avidly. In this water garden you will find the famous Japanese bridge covered with wisterias, other smaller bridges, weeping willows, a bamboo wood and above all the famous nympheas which bloom all summer long. The pond and the surrounding vegetation form an enclosure separated ...