Hotel Le Belvedere
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- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
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Travel Blogs from Arles
... stationary against the flow of water but drifting down nonetheless. Had she only known how much power she had; she could have stayed stationary up river and the ducks would have worked harder to stay with her.
In the middle of town is the church (Collegiate church Notre Dame des Anges) which dominates the town. The only other building of similar size is the Silver Tower. Here I have to resort to the net again:
Day 7 Avignon March 31, 2015
There was an included Avignon walking tour today. We opted for the easier walking tour. The boat docks right near the walled city. Apparently they kept the wall up since it can save the city from flooding in a bad storm. The city contains both the Palace of the Popes and the Petit Palace. We stayed behind and did some shopping and managed to grab a quick lunch ...
... to Arles for the walking tour. Van Gogh came to Arles in 1888 for his health and for the French Southern light that was loved by artists. (Unfortunately the weather wasn't giving us an opportunity to enjoy this light.) Van Gogh dreamed of starting an Artists Colony here. The only artist he eventually convinced to come was Gauguin. (Van Gogh's brother Theo also financed Gauguin's stay.) First Van Gogh stayed at a run down house then ...
... undergrowth. The river delta is a great habitat for them because of the brine lagoons where they feed. As we drove along the road, we kept intermittently passing small herds of horses between the marshy ponds. The animals are allowed to roam free and it wasn't uncommon to see them right along the road, grazing on the brush. Living in the American Southwest, we are accustomed to seeing brown and black horses or ...
... ours at home. Three lanes in each direction and smooth surfaces. They are different in that the exits are often 15-20 miles apart and much of the freeway system is a toll road. The number of trucks on the road is unbelievable. They are full semis – not lorryies like in England and they are from all over Europe. They own the road and will run you over if you get in the way. The speed limit is ...