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... We didn't think that any waiters in Lourmarin spoke English. I think it's a pity we didn't find this place earlier. I have been adopting a tactic when trying to deal with waiters and other restaurant staff. If I don't understand what they are saying I just say 'oui'. This would be unfortunate if they were asking me a question such as 'are you an idiot?'. The most common thing that happens is they eventually ask me a question for which 'oui' is not an ...
It's time to make my way from Nice back up towards Paris and stop number one is Avignon. Avignon is a little town in France and is built with a fortress wall all the way around the town. I stayed at the POP hostel which hands down has the best hostel bed in Europe. Unfortunately I do not have a picture but hopefully my description will do it ...
... We had ordered a GPS, and were so glad we paid the little bit extra, as it, or should I say ‘she’, guided us beautifully out of the streets of Avignon to our apartment in Apt, some 45km away.
Checking in to ‘La Madone’ – The Madonna in English, named so because of the buildings’ past life as a nunnery – we were first struck by the overwhelming scent ...
... However, although we were going slowly we did make it up the steep hill without having to walk the bikes. We got to the top just as it started to rain but did not last long: We were also in time to see the wreath being laid at the monument in honour of all the men who died in the war: I think I mentioned that today is a holiday that celebrates the end of the war for France.
After a night of heavy rain and loud ducks we woke in Fontaine de Vaucluse alongside the river. A quick breakfast then we walked up into town and up towards the Fontaine. The water coming straight from the mountains is incredibly clear here although I was disappointed not to spot any fish. The Fontaine or springs is supposedly one of the biggest natural springs in the world so we were disappointed to find when we reached the source a stagnant ...