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View at Avignon from the very end of the famous Avignon bridge (Pont Saint-Benezet). Built in 12th century, then systematically destroyed by floods , stopped from being re-built in 17th century, so only a part of 900m bridge survived by now.

But this must have been a view which a traveller saw in 14th century on his arrival to Avignon. The axis of the bridge points the Palace of Popes and on the hill left from the palace there were Popes Gardens.
Powerful and rich city it was...

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Additional Photos by Marek Lubiarz (Nottinghill) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 152 W: 68 N: 205] (1089)
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