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May 29: Avignon evening 2

I covered quite a bit more ground till it got quite dusky.

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To my surprise, I found the end of the world in a park at the edge of the city. Psych! It's just Les Halles.

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This was the first, and maybe still the only, such verdant multi-species green wall I'd seen.

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Across the Place Pie from Les Halles was this vivid window of the Conservatoire du Grand Avignon.

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It's made of thousands of these CD-like refracting planes. Swag!

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Then out to Rue Thiers, a primary street leading southeast to the edge of the old city; here, the street and the moon pointing toward the sunset.

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Quasi-modernist apartment buildings further out on Rue Thiers.

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Sunset skyfunnel.

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I reached the city walls, as see at left here, and walked clockwise along them to get back to the vicinity of the hotel.

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A wild section along Rue Ninon Vallin by Rue Tarasque.

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A selection of color temperatures.

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A useful map of Avignon, illuminated by headlights. I think this was at a point where I was outside the wall.

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Note the teensy bits of deep blue daylight thru the holes.

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Reentering the old city at Rue Saint-Michel under a grandly arched gate.

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Just before arriving back at the hotel, I happened upon this collection of stone pieces for renovation of the Église des Célestins.

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I always appreciate when narrow alleys and other such passages are brightly lit.

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Also brightly lit was the hotel's slightly less narrow street.

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Back in for the night, up the winding stair.

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A most pleasant of rooms.

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A selection of color temperatures flanking Pöllö.

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A bit of that bright street light getting through the curtain layers.