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Gigondas : Le château

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Hidden : 01/31/2010
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2 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Français : Situé au pied des Dentelles de Montmirail, le village de Gigondas est aussi célèbre pour son vignoble

La cache est située dans l'ancien château féodal qui a appartenu aux Princes d'Orange. Vers 1678, des Hospices y furent créés. Après la révolution Française, ce lieu fut aménagé en école pour jeunes filles, pour être enfin abandonné au début du XXème siècle, et tomber rapidement en ruines.

English: Located at the foot of Dentelles of Montmirail, Gigondas village is also famous for its vineyards

The cache is located in the old castle that belonged to the Princes of Orange. Around 1678, the Hospices were created. After the French Revolution, this place was converted into a school for girls, to be finally abandoned in the early twentieth century, and quickly fall into disrepair.

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[Français :] Qnaf ha gebh qh zhe.
[English:] Va n ubyr va gur jnyy.

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(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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