One of the things we love about Provence is its wonderful wildlife and recently we’ve been lucky enough to watch […]
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Places to visit and things to do around the area
On the trail of a WW2 Wellington Bomber
Back in the Summer we spent some time exploring the pretty village of Simiane-La-Rotonde, a few miles away from us […]
The Legend of Roussillon – a tale of illicit love and a tragic end!
Yesterday morning I cycled up to Roussillon for the weekly market and to sit on the wall enjoying the view […]
A lovely day at the Sault Lavender Festival
I do enjoy a good festival – whether it’s a big County Show in England or a small local food […]
From Silver to Shrek – Antiques & Art in L’Isle sur La Sorgue
I can’t help it – I love any opportunity to fuddle around an Antiques & Brocante market in France and […]
Brocantes, Silver & an antique Musket!
Last weekend we decided to potter off to enjoy a couple of Brocante markets and Vide Grenier events being held […]
‘Chapeau’ to The Tour de France
Last year when The Tour De France visited Provence I was down here on my own and still waiting for […]
Treading in ancient footsteps at Les Baux-de-Provence
A few years ago now we headed across to Les Baux-de-Provence with our boys, after having seen the spectacular site […]
A Beach, a Gorge & Waterslides – 3 cool & wet places in Provence for the summer.
It’s nearly 9pm and it’s still around 30 degrees on the terrace this evening. The weather over the last couple […]
An opportunity for a night away & Sommières Brocante
The last couple of days have been a bit of a whirl, which culminated on Friday in me driving across […]