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A Quick Overview Of Avignon
Avignon is a city in southeastern France, situated on the left bank of the Rhône river. Avignon is known as 'The City of Popes' - it was the seat of the papacy from 1309 to 1423, during the Catholic Schism. The city is exceptionally well preserved, and is classified a World Heritage Site.
The Avignon Bridge is one of many landmarks: French children and students of French know the song 'Sur le pont d'Avignon' (on the Bridge of Avignon).