The pretty town of Sault sits on a rocky outcrop to the South East of Mont Ventoux and is at […]
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Places to visit and things to do around the area
The incredible gardens at Valsaintes Abbey
I have always loved gardens, although I have to admit to not being a great gardener myself. A summer garden […]
Poppies & Cherries – Provence has turned red.
Having arrived back in Provence a few of days ago I’ve been really surprised at how much things have changed […]
3 ‘Small but Perfectly Formed’ Provence markets
There is something wonderful about a traditional French market and over the years we’ve spent a considerable amount of time […]
Flowers, Lights & The King of Space – it’s Carnaval in Nice
In February there is an explosion of colour along the Cote D’Azur when the hillsides are fringed with yellow from […]
Bollywood in France -Incredible Fête Du Citron at Menton
Thinking back now, the end of February wasn’t really the best choice for our wedding – it was a cold, […]
Walking the ‘Mur de la Peste’ from Cabrières D’Avignon
Heading back from L’Isle Sur La Sorgue market this week I thought I’d take the opportunity to stop at Cabrières […]
An afternoon walk from the Abbaye de Senanque to Gordes.
Having Millie, our Golden Retriever, with us in France this Winter has been lovely. Not only is it nice to […]
Views from the Mourre Nègre are worth the walk!
One of the first things I fell in love with, when I viewed the house for the first time, was […]
A Morning’s Walk – from Lagnes to the source of the Sorgue
As I mentioned in my last couple of blogs we’ve really enjoyed exploring the area on foot this Winter and […]