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Nimes
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November 8th 2017
With my stay in Bordeaux over, it was time for another long drive on Tuesday. The drive to Nimes was longer than it needed to be because I took a lengthy detour north from Toulouse. When I visited France back in 2005, I read about a new bridge that had opened a few months earlier, the Viaduc de Millau. It is the tallest bridge in the world and I had wanted to see it, but it was well out of my way ... read more
Europe » France » Languedoc-Roussillon » Nîmes

French Flag Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
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9th November 2017

Roman ruins
What a delight to see wonders of the ancient World so beautifully preserved David.
9th November 2017

Spot on, Dave
Nimes has definitely been a highlight of a trip full of highlights!

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