Monthly Archives: June 2011

Les Gorges du Tarn

Continuing west we took the road that led down into the Gorges du Tarn. Instead of gazing down hundreds of metres we were now gazing up and oohing and aahing. The rock here seemed older and darker – darker greys, … Continue reading

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Bonjour more gorgeous gorges!

The plan was to take a leisurely 2-day drive to Carcassonne so that we could take in the magnificent scenery at our leisure instead of having a stressful and panicky whizz through like the trip we had through Gorges du … Continue reading

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Au revoir L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

It was a sad farewell to our little home for the past month and to the lovely Valerie. We were off to Carcassonne via the Gorges de L’Ardeche and Gorges du Tarn, and the Millau Viaduct. While putting our car … Continue reading

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Art and angels on an island of the Sorgue

It wasn’t until the last week at L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue that I discovered some real art gems. The church Notre Dame des Anges – Our Lady of Angels – dominates the central place of the town. Its bells chime the hours, and … Continue reading

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Vicki and Kris share our last week

Our last week was spent with Vicki Jellis and Kris Chambers who were on a whirlwind tour, which included a few weeks in France. Vicki’s birthday fell neatly into their time with us in L’Isle Sur La Sorgue which was … Continue reading

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