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Oct 4, 2017 - Day 6 Via Rhôna. Cruas to Pont Saint Esprit

Overview Left accommodation and decided to explore Cruas before we left. Followed a sign to a medieval site and Lo and behold we climbed up to an old 'empty' medieval village. It was amazing. No one else there. We walked around the streets in amazement. A strong contrast to the nuclear power factory just a short distance away. Eventually left and followed the trail through various villages, market gardens and orchards. Many quarries in the nearby hills to provide lime for cement factories. Many contracts today. Stumbled across a beautiful...

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Aug 27, 2013 - Pont-Saint-Esprit overnight

We left Aix-en-Provence yesterday morning intending to stop at Avignon and have a look at the famous Bridge. However after a slightly nerve-wracking drive through the narrow streets inside the walled town we decided not to continue trying to find a place to park and continued our drive north. We paid two tolls totalling €14.60. We stopped for the night at Pont-Saint-Esprit at Camping Les Truffières (N 44° 20' 39.23" E 4° 36' 15.62"), a large campground that at some time in the past must have been busy, but is now a little run-down. It was...

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