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OFF to see the Festival in Avignon

I had been looking forward to the Festival d’Avignon, the biggest theatre festival in France, for months! Theatre? Yes. In French? Oui!

  

Avignon is a very old city, known for being the city where popes lived. 800 more words

Europe

Old-World Charm of Avignon

Avignon is one of the most gorgeous cities I’ve visited in the world. It has amazing history and you could easily spend so much time exploring the city and the villages nearby as I did. 342 more words

Places

France ~ Avignon Bridge, aka Pont Saint-Bénézet, aka Pont d'Avignon

Sunday, August 2nd ~ Avignon, France (part 1)

Sadly our amazing Uniworld river cruise has come to an end. After enjoying our final delicious breakfast on board, we took a pre-arranged taxi the short distance to a local hotel located just off the main square. 389 more words

Travel

3rd August: Sur le Pont d'Avignon

Monday 03/08/2015
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We had to be up early today to pack our bags before our Airbnb host’s Mum arrived at 9am to collect the keys and let us out of the car park. 1,220 more words

Sur le Pont d'Avignon

Sorry, I just couldn’t help but use the most generic and overly-used entry title or reference to Avignon. This entry is a continuation on my “May adventures” series, which my soon spill into June if I don’t find some blogging motivation. 1,005 more words

Travel Adventures

sur le pont d'avignon

I have been mulling over what to write about Avignon and find myself somewhat stuck; it’s not that there’s not much to say (we were there for three days), but I wound up taking a startling number of pictures on this trip, 237, and uploading 30-odd of them in the attached gallery. 728 more words

Pictures

Avignon, where popes once reigned

For 68 years during the 1300s, Avignon was the center of the Catholic world. Seven popes reigned from this Provencal location, nearly 600 miles from Rome…and they were French, not Italian. 675 more words

France