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  • AIX-EN-PROVENCE After an easy 3-hour train ride, we arrived in the Posted by curlygirl in One mom, one son, one world | Sep 14, 2019
  • Travel, AIX & Domaine la ParpailleBon Jour, At present time it is 6:34am here in Cucuron, France. It is the first time since arrival that I feel like I am in France. As I write this I am sitting in our home for Posted by gostariamos in Bon Jour | Jun 21, 2018
  • Lyon - Day 7 Saturday 7/29This morning, we set off on a tour of the Beaujolais wine region. The Beaujolais vineyards stretch for four miles along the Saône, where the granite soil and warmer climate make it ideal for growing grapes. We started with Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 29, 2017
  • Lyon - Day 6 Friday 7/28The city of Lyon is located at the confluence of two rivers, the Rhone and the Saone. By 43 BC, Lyon was the capital of Gaul and the second largest city in the Roman Empire. Along with Paris, it Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 29, 2017
  • Tournon-Sur-Rhine /Vienne - Day 5 Thursday 7/27This morning, it became apparent that the Mistral has left us.  The weather is hotter and more humid, and we had some late afternoon light showers.  We started our day in Tournon-Sur-Rhone with a 40 minute walking tour of the Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 29, 2017
  • Viviers - Day 4 Wednesday 7/26 Viviers is a beautifully preserved town that, over the centuries, has been untouched by war, and is considered to be a typical small riverside village in southern France amid a beautiful mountain setting. The town seal is at Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 27, 2017
  • Avignon - Day 3 Tuesday 7/25Avignon, a World Heritage Site, is known as the “City of Popes” because the papacy was relocated here from Rome (to great controversy) from 1309 to 1377. We entered through the city walls. Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 26, 2017
  • Arles - Day 2 Monday 7/24At about 5 AM, our ship moved from Avignon to Tarascon, so that we could dock closer to Arles. Before the morning alarm, we were awakened by the sound of rushing water as we passed through a lock just Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 26, 2017
  • Avignon - Day 1 Sunday 7/23So this happened....Yesterday, we sat on the plane at the gate in Philadelphia as storms caused major air route changes. Then we needed extra fuel, as we were assigned a more circuitous route. Two hours after our Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 23, 2017
  • PrologueSaturday afternoon 7/22/17: The bags are packed and we are ready to head to Philadelphia International Airport to begin our Viking River Cruise, traveling the Rhone River from Avignon to Lyon on the Viking Buri. [img=https://photos.travellerspoint Posted by Cybercsp in Viking Provence | Jul 22, 2017
  • Visit la France Profonde, France outside of Paris[center][/center]Many people are looking for places off the beaten tourist path in France. Since France is such a popular tourist destination, Posted by Beausoleil in Overview of France - Ask Me a Question | Jun 26, 2017
  • Cuisine de Provence with Old & New FriendsIn 2008, I cycled through the south of France, Provence district, following the Le Tour de France and loved the place with its scenery, weather, lifestyle, cycling and above all its food. Of all the cooking styles, I prefer Provençal Posted by tszeitli in Continental Drift | Jul 30, 2016
  • Paris MarketsI love Paris. I also love food, food markets, indoor and outdoor markets of all kinds. In my younger days, one of my favorite shopping experiences was going to the Englishtown Auction in New Jersey in the early hours of Posted by teethetrav in Tee the Trav | Oct 22, 2015
  • BonjourWe traveled from San Remo to Nice excited to be changing countries and looking out on the road for some dramatic "WELCOME TO FRANCE" sign/celebration/performance. Instead we just spotted a small signpost as we wizzed by with "France" on one Posted by Georgeandkat in Europe | Jul 7, 2013
  • It's Over - Time To Move On You know you are somewhere pretty damn smart when you watch a seagull fly past your balcony with a whole croissant in its beak. The one Ben laughed at stole his treasure from the breakfast Posted by haveyoubeenyet in Have You Been Yet? by Pam Fisher | Jun 24, 2013
  • A day at homeToday was a day when we did very little but what we did was lovely. First may I take you back to last night when we went out for dinner. We'd been advised that things were busy and that we'd Posted by dawnandhugh in Our Moveable Feast | Mar 21, 2013
  • AvignonIn 1309 things got a bit hectic in Rome and Pope Clement V decided that things weren't safe - this was before Berlusconi and his bunga bunga parties you have to remember. Looking for a safe haven, the holy father Posted by dawnandhugh in Our Moveable Feast | Mar 18, 2013
  • Dealing with the elementsThe weather can play havoc with a holiday if you let it – we’ve decided that the trick is to go with the flow and manage accordingly. Yesterday – Saturday – was gorgeous. The Mistral had dropped, the sky was blue Posted by dawnandhugh in Our Moveable Feast | Mar 17, 2013
  • A home of our own in ProvenceFor the next week we're going to enjoy the delight of "living" in Provence in a narrow, three story, "town" house in L'Isle-Sur-La-Sorgue in the Vaucluse region of Provence. Leaving Marseille yesterday was relatively painless, once we'd done a small la Posted by dawnandhugh in Our Moveable Feast | Mar 16, 2013
  • Montagne Sainte Victoire: Round Two[float=left][/float]There is a local shop that rents bikes in Cavaillon and we tried to connect with them Posted by KZFamily in Travelling Family | Jan 5, 2013
  • Exploring Provence[float=right][/float]We travelled around Provence today, taking a tour around some of the towns not too far from Cavaillon. It was good to get Posted by KZFamily in Travelling Family | Jan 4, 2013
  • Beginning a Week in Provence: Welcome to Cavaillon[float=left] [/float]Unfortunatley for us we could not secure the apartment we booked in Provence unless we agreed to arrive by 11:00 Posted by KZFamily in Travelling Family | Dec 31, 2012
  • October - Departure Minus 1 - Routes and Roads “No camel route is long, with good company” - Turkish Proverb The road since my last travel blog has been a seemingly never-ending stretch of uni assignments, work projects, business trips and assorted other mundane Things To Do. As we Posted by mark.kalie.kobi in A Very Gladwin Adventure | Oct 20, 2012
  • 噴泉之都 第一站,我們到達有噴泉之都的艾克斯 西元前123年, 羅馬軍隊在一處溫泉旁作為營地, 後來發現此地有很多溫泉及噴泉, 羅馬人便以派來的總理名字作為地名, " 塞克斯提斯之水" , Posted by oscarmok in My Travel Journal | Jul 10, 2012
  • 向著南法蔚藍海岸的天空出發 "水!" "Checked!" "帽!" "Checked!" "小風扇!" " Posted by oscarmok in My Travel Journal | Jul 10, 2012
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