Les Demeures Du Ventoux
Travel Blogs from Aubignan
... are back at our hotel, relaxing on the patio and enjoying refreshing bottled water(me) and Heineken(Les). Tomorrow we drop the rental car off and take the TGV to Paris and fly home on Friday.
Many any photos to follow!!!!!!
Today we headed out of Avignon through the Provence country side south to the city of Les Baux to visit the historic area. It was a beautiful drive through endless round abouts, thank God for our navigation system.
On the return we drove through the small quaint town of St. Remy. There was minimal parking as a bull fight was about to begin.
It was a 30 minute drive until we reached Avignon. It was quiter than we thought and we were able to get a car park easily. Walked around the town and were impressed with how beautiful this town looked- except for the dog poo which seems to be following us in every town. We went to the Pope's Palace and took a few photos before walking up to the gardens which gave a fantastic view of the bridge Pont Saint Benezet. The song we learnt from high school about the ...
We woke up this morning and had breakfast at our hotel. A Rick Steves tour group stayed where we stayed and many of them were at breakfast as well. The two pupps also joined us.
Well...trying to enter Avignon in our navigation system took a little ...
... color: rgb(17, 17, 17); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: 17.77777862548828px;">Returning to our accommodation Peter, Mary and Joe played Scala Quaranta and I again went for the relaxation, reading my book bit.
This was the last day of our walk and have to admit feeling a bit saddened, as have really comne to enjoy the walks and the expolration of this beautiful region.
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed