Tag Archives: Amphitheatre

Athens Re-visited

Always a pleasure to visit the Greek capital. Now at the airport with time to share a few pictures…….  

Orange Amphitheatre, France

Le Tour de France – Stage Three

Continuing my alternative tour ideas in France utilising engine power, I am now turning my attention to Romanesque France…… Gaulish The two main cities that you can use as a convenient base to explore the Roman sites are Avignon & Nîmes, so let’s start there. The walled compact city of Avignon and it’s smaller, younger […]

Orange Amphitheatre, France

France Part Five – Orange and Chateauneuf du Pape

Back to our chariot for the latest adventure taking in the Roman city and renowned wine region. We stopped first for picnic supplies and a whistle-stop tour of Villeneuve’s striking cathedral with it’s fine cloisters. After that, it was all green for go to Orange for its impressive amphitheatre. Unbeknown to me before the trip, […]