Villa La Pinede
Travel Blogs from Maussane-les-Alpilles
Today we headed out of Avignon through the Provence country side south to the city of Les Baux to visit the historic area. It was a beautiful drive through endless round abouts, thank God for our navigation system.
On the return we drove through the small quaint town of St. Remy. There was minimal parking as a bull fight was about to begin.
... upper levels are surrounded by corridors that go around the back behind the seating. People could take a break from the shows and grab some snacks and drinks as they pass by the vomitoriums. A bit like the MCG really. Drove back to Arles and Sophie and Phil had a quick swim. As it was already 6.30pm we checked out the menu for tonight and decided to eat at the hotel. Each night they prepare 3 different meals for the 3 courses and Sophie was happy with chicken ...
... We finally were instructed by hotel staff at Auberge to enter the postal code, and finally we found our next destination in the navigation. Off we went...three hours later we arrived in Avignon.
Relaxing today...sights tomorrow. This hotel is beautiful. ...
... collect it for me - thanks Kate! They were both under 7 kgs - what a surprise!!!!! A walk around town exploring back street, finding the old Roman laundry trough and the olive mill. We bought some delicious green olives at the mill and some other groceries before heading down the street for a coffee. Lunch at home and changed into occur bathers for one last lounge around the pool. Would you believe that just as ...
Today we travelled to La Sorgue where we visited the l'Occitane shop and replenished supplies of beaute. The town was quite pretty with a canal running through the middle of town and old water wheels and a merry-go-round. The gardens are very pretty and there were ducks in the water. The shops were a lot less touristy, but there were a lot of second-hand shops, antique shops and art galleries. Then back home for a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking