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What's the point of Le Pont d'Avignon?

This past weekend, Chloe and I decided to be major tourists and visit the Palais des Papes and Pont d’Avignon, Avignon’s major attractions. We were lucky enough to able to take advantage of our ‘Avignonnais’ (Avignon residents) status, which meant that entry was free for us on Sundays. 507 more words


Sur le pont d'Avignon. Swing par Jean Sablon

Very few traditional French songs have survived. We still have poems by Fran├žois Villon (15th) Clement Marot, Ronsard, du Bellay (16th century), but almost no traditional songs. 124 more words


Sur le Pont d'Avignon

Avignon, my love, you have melted this weary travellers heart.

The old walled city, the bridge of folk songs (and folklore), once home of the power of the Catholic Church – this city is more than just a song. 194 more words