- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
Photos of Thalacap Camargue
TripAdvisor Reviews Thalacap Camargue Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
Travel Blogs from Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
Here we are just outside of Nimes and still at our gorgeous little farm. Today we headed to the bustle of Nimes to check out what's happening. Well......... We found the set for Russell Crowes Gladiator only it is NOT a set, it is the rigidige colosseum, and yes, the arena was used in the movie Gladiator. The most pristine Roman colosseum in Europe. It was built at the end of the 1st century AD. As we went through self guided tour you ...
... here. Of course we couldn't move on until we went to see it. We got up this morning to a glorious sunny day, not a cloud in the sky, a perfect day in fact. I have to say one of the things I have grown to love about these van parks is the daily fresh baguettes and pastries. So we had our chocolate croissant for breakfast and headed out to discover the aqueduct. It is amazing that it is in ...
Tuesday September the 16th
Off we go in the tiny car to Arles. It is very early morning and beautifully cool and crisp. The morning is clear and bright but there is not too much to see in Arles, on reflection i think we may have been a bit early as there are some really interesting things to see, and i put it on our list to do on our next visit.
We venture onto Nimes where we visit the Roman arena. I am horrified to find that bullfighting is still ...
Then off to the Camargue. It was a bit over an hours drive and was quite easy to find the national park where I had researched was a reasonable place to get a brief overview of the area. I was really hopeful of seeming Flamingo's, but was unsure as to numbers as it is not their breeding season and they migrate (don’t know where to though). Turns out my concerns were unwarranted. Whilst it was not teaming with them as I have seen in photos ...
When we thought about Provence we imagined golden sun baked villages and sparkling blue sea and it has both of those, but so much more. Stretching from the southern Alps to the Cote d'Azur in the east, westwards to the Camargue and north to Lyon, we barely managed to scratch it’s surface in three weeks.
Most of it was wonderful, ...