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Yes nice, room was small, and too many guests to get a more personal experience. Avoid eating there the hygeine looked questionable
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... through beautiful countryside and saw the lavender fields. They were full of brown stumps. I said to the kids that they will have to make a promise to themselves, that they will come back one day and see the lavender fields in flower. Tess said 'why? I know what lavender looks like and I saw the photos at the shop".
Mmmm........Clint and I think we could have saved ourselves some cash and done this trip at home with ...
... fortified palaces, and churches. Your tour includes a guided exploration of the impressive Papal Palace.
Then you'll return to the ship for lunch onboard, and you'll have the afternoon to make your own discoveries in Avignon. Perhaps you'll explore the winding streets of some of the city's ancient neighborhoods, or relax at an outdoor cafe.
... Adam and I hit the bakery for breakfast and brought back croissants, pain au raisin, and two pastries filled with chocolate or apple sauce. It is something to live less than a block away from a bakery. We made some baguette sandwiches and headed to the train station for our trip to Arles. I thought that since we were not going to Rome, it would be good to see some Roman ruins somewhere. We picnicked at the Roman amphitheatre, ...
... From here you could see the whole town and some of the main river. We walked past the Philippe Le bell tower before coming across the Saint Andre Fort.
The following day we went into the walled city centre of Avignon. It was your typical old town, with cobbled streets and stone buildings. Here we saw the Palace of the Popes, and Saint Benezet bridge. We walked around the town for a while before heading back to our hotel ...
... every day.
CONS: The city is filled with scams, beggars and thieves…so much so that you can’t relax enough to feel the romantic vibe everyone talks about. The city is dirty and smelly. People pee everywhere (and it is okay/legal) so it smells like pee everywhere. We saw lots of pee, poo and vomit on the streets during our short visit. Also, the people really do smell (it is not just a stereotype). The metro is dirty and smelly. ...