Pont St-Benezet France
This bridge of children's song fame was built in the 12th century after a shepherd boy, Benezet, was commanded to do so by angels. It includes a chapel in which the saint was interred.
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- 43.954070° N, 4.804652° E
Avignon and Papal CastlesPosted June 24, 2008 by Holly Hayes Part of: The Great European Road Trip
So, I'm finally getting around to our days out around Avignon last week. They were fun days so I don't want to pass them by without posting a few photos and memories. Last Wednesday we took a day trip to Avignon, only 25 minutes down the freeway from Orange. Since we knew it would be best in the evening light, we…