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Arles and The Camargue: In Van Gogh's Footsteps

Daphne Birdsey, Associate Development Officer

Posted: Thursday, October 10, 2013

We've spent the last few days of our trip in and around the city of Arles. The nearby region of the Camargue, also known as the Rhone Delta, is where the Rhone River ends and the Mediterranean Sea begins. Its salty marshland is renowned for its wild, white horses and pink flamingos.

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Textiles in Lyon

Daphne Birdsey, Associate Development Officer

Posted: Thursday, October 3, 2013

I am currently traveling as a Museum representative on a Travel with the Met program Dukes, Popes & Painters: Lyon to Arles aboard MS AmaDagio. This morning we arrived in Lyon to spend the day before we begin a seven-night cruise along the Saône and Rhône rivers.

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