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Inside Background
There are 2 main architectural points of interest in Avignon - Pont d'Avignon...
Last edited: June 25, 2006
Avignon Tourist Information 6, rue Pente Rapide, Charles Ansidei, BP 149, 84008...
Last edited: June 25, 2006
There are critical times to try Avignon and times to avoid it! Each year the...
Last edited: June 27, 2008
Inside Transportation
From Paris, the fastest way to get to Avignon is to take a one-hour flight from...
Last edited: February 05, 2014
There is a new bus service from Avignon Airport to the centre of the city...
Last edited: June 04, 2012
Taxis don't seem to be the best way to get around Avignon at night.  The best...
Last edited: June 25, 2006
A shuttle train runs from Avignon TGV station to the town station in Avignon...
Last edited: October 12, 2014
Inside Things to Do
When staying in Provence take one of the afternoon tours from The Best of...
Last edited: March 03, 2012
Each summer, up to 200,000 people flock here for the famous Festival d’Avignon...
Last edited: June 28, 2006
There are plenty of nightspots to choose from in Avignon, most in the area of...
Last edited: July 18, 2006
A picnic lunch on the Banks of the Rhone just outside of Avignon's city walls...
Last edited: June 09, 2014
Without doubt one of the most popular reasons to visit Avignon is their theatre...
Last edited: June 25, 2006
The markets in Avignon are a real treat for shoppers. Most open early, around 6...
Last edited: March 18, 2013
It was a second visit to Avignon and this time there was a train that toured...
Last edited: October 11, 2014
The 12th century Cathedrale de Notre-Dame des Doms was originally Romanesque in...
Last edited: February 08, 2011
The River Sorgue enters the city's walls and runs along the Rue des...
Last edited: August 24, 2006
Mike's Wine Safari takes you on an interesting, relaxed wine tour of different...
Last edited: July 22, 2009
Inside Dining Scene
There are hundreds of cafes and resturants in Avignon.  Many of them...
Last edited: September 21, 2006
Au Tout Petit, 4 rue d'Amphoux A few blocks east of Les Halles, a great new...
Last edited: September 11, 2007
Inside France: For Foreign Visitors
Being part of the Eurozone, France uses the Euro as its currency. The euro is...
Last edited: October 04, 2014
Border crossings France is a member state of the Schengen area (see here) and...
Last edited: January 07, 2012
In case of emergency, call SAMU (medical emergencies): 15 Police emergency: 17...
Last edited: April 30, 2006
Here are some useful phrases to get you started: ENGLISH   FRENCH...
Last edited: August 27, 2014
There are telecartes (phonecards) available at tabacs (tobacco shops) all over...
Last edited: August 27, 2014
In France, you will always find a service charge on your bill, above the line...
Last edited: June 20, 2014
Before you drive in France, ensure that you have a High Visibilty Jacket for...
Last edited: July 07, 2013
For anyone with asthma or allergies, a trip to France in the past would quickly...
Last edited: August 18, 2008