Well Beaune is another quite beautiful spot. We had a lovely walk around the village and dinner at La Grilladine in the centre of the city. My first experience of escargot, which was very tasty although saltier than my palate is used … Continue reading
Just arrived at our chateau just outside Beaune (pronounced ‘bon’). A beautiful respite here at the Chateau de Challanges once again, but up several notches from our previous accommodation. Big kudos to the other half who found this oasis online. Here are a couple of photos … Continue reading
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Today was one to test the tastebuds. We visited the markets in Les Halles Avignon, which while impressive were by no means comparable to the markets of Barcelona which we visited last year (posts still to be updated!). We then … Continue reading
We were the total tourist today. Le Pont at Avignon and the the Pont de Gard made up our day of touring this delightful area of Provence. Thrilled with our photos on this very hot day – 35+. Enjoy.
Arriving in the afternoon we haven’t yet had a chance to get on to Le Pont D’Avignon , but this afternoon had a small taste of Avignon itself. A beautiful and historic city with plenty to see. Planning our trip for Avignon and surrounds … Continue reading
Just a few more photographs of our time in this part of the south of France. Heading to Avignon tomorrow and sad to say goodbye, again, to the beautiful St-Jean Cap Ferrat.
We are still with Basil and Clare in their beautiful villa. Not much more to say because the pictures tell the story of how we’re enjoying beautiful sunny days, wonderful food and amazing company with our dear friends and some of … Continue reading