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Trip to Avignon

Sur Le Pont d’Avignon,

On y danse, on y danse”

Avignon was the home of several French Popes in the 14th and early 15th centuries. Our first morning in the gite we drove to that city to pick up our friend Carol and do a little sightseeing. 175 more words


Sur Le Pont D’Avignon

Despite what the traditional French song says, the dance actually took place under the bridge. To be honest, for all that it is famous and immortalised in a song, the bridge didn’t really impress me that much. 579 more words


Floral Friday17-0209


Floral Friday Challenge.


Initially I thought the greenery was succulents…

all leading to France’s

Pont d’Avignon.

Closer inspection tells me they do not look… 31 more words


What to see in Avignon

In my prior post, I mentioned that I used Avignon as a base to visit other towns in the region, but I passed pleasant hours walking its medieval streets. 410 more words


672-678: Poncing About in Provence

672 – Wednesday 29th March 2017:  Pitch Perfect

Now, some days we drive for hours – today’s odyssey took all of 10 minutes – or less!   2,159 more words

Tour 2016-17

A detour to the Provence

Day 11

We also decided to took a detour to the Provence, or at least a small part of the Provence. Our first stop was… 240 more words