Le Mas De L'Ile
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... wine country or driving into Avignon for the night. We decided to do both - "Les Deux!" in French. Our host had mentioned to us that the actual castle or Chateau of the town was up the hill past her home, however the Chateau that you pass on the road leading to her home is a vineyard. We decided to try our luck at the sampling room of the Chateau - and they were open! Just like at the last location, we were the only customers in the store. We tasted three more reds and learned ...
... in Avignon till just after midday. We decided to just take a bit of a stroll after we got settled in our new digs. It was a little cold and windy and overcast however a good walk was required. We woke the next morning to horrid weather, raining and wind, oh well, so we have a day of reading and movies, hmmmmm, nice. We woke the following morning to lightning, thunder and horrid rains, NOT happy ...
... but never of this magnitude. To say they were beautiful is not giving it justice. We were both in awe of the spectacular nature of this cave. For the avid explorer/diver you can actually dive under the caves to view the amazing array of structures within. We took a tonne of photos however as you are not allowed to use flash inside the cave it is quite difficult to see how amazing these structures truly are. We continued underground till we reached the end ...
... safe and opt for either chicken or steak instead of trying the amazingly presented and delicious menu offerings. They are ready to put their lives on the line for their country but shy away from French food - really! Après dinner we hit the lounge and introduce ourselves to Giovani the pianist and tell him we hope to keep him busy. The dancing and drinking begins and the two of us close the bar after chatting with the bartender Illy from Romania and the concierge Norbert from ...
... sunlight and around more hairpin turns only to do more of the same. For the passenger, it was a continuous scene of peering over a low stone wall into the canyon 800 feet below while wondering if the motorcycle daredevils coming towards you on your side of the road were going to veer back into their lane in time to avoid a smash-up. All of this to the sounds of ambulances wailing in the distance. Woo Hoo!, This really is living on ...