Auberge Des Balastres
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Beverage Selection
- Free parking
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... to the village. We strolled the route from our gite (rental) through town, past the church, bakeries, small shops and the mayor's office and a small open air market where we bought some fresh goat cheese. The walk took an hour.
We returned to the rental and got ready for a tour of Avignon. It took about twenty minutes to drive to the train station parking lot where we parked while we toured. We strolled to the North through town to the Palais des Papes. Avignon was the ...
... was a travel day, it also became a laundry day. It took a couple of hours to get caught up but we succeeded. Next it was off to Avignon supermarket for groceries for the week. We returned about 5:00 and settled in for the night. We lit a fire in the fireplace as the temperature in the old stone cottage was a bit cool. The fire, some jazz and some Côte de Rhine wine made for a lovely evening.
... a great wall around a huge Castle and Palace. The Pope of the day just brought the place off this chick called Johanna using parishioners money of course. Avignon is impressive but we are here during a 15 day festival period and were turned away from two campgrounds near Avignon and finally found a camp site that lets you stay for a period of 48 hours but there are no toilets, showers or swimming pool. The toilet and shower part was fine if we ...
Fontvieille, in the Provence region of France was our next 7 night stay. It is a great base for exploring the region.
It is a old, quiet town that doesn't have a lot of attractions, except the old windmill.
That took about 5 mins before the kids were ready to go.
The house is another cool place, this one like a cave with a large rear projector to watch movies.
... lunch and then onwards, the castle was huge and had several reconstructions of the weapons used to throw boulders to penetrate the walls of enemy castles, spent ages wandering round. Good way to spend a not very nice day weather wise. Always nice to get back to our little apartment and have a cuppa. Dinner tonight was some little baked trout with spuds and lentils and a bottle of ...