June 3, 2017

The charming village of Grignan is only a 30 minute drive from our home town of St. Cécile-les-Vignes.  Dating back to the 11th century the village is dominated by a large chateau with fortifications built in the 12th century and a new wall and towers around the villag...

 We start this morning at the famous Palace of the Popes, in the vast esplanade where you could happily spend the rest of the day people watching and enjoying the street performers.  As its name implies, here stands the formidable Popes' Palace, emblem of the city and...

The Luberon region is an area (230 square miles large) composed of 3 mountain ranges, the Lesser, Greater and Eastern Luberon.  The valleys to the north and south contain a number of towns and villages and agricultural land.

These villages have been a favorite destinati...

Saint Rémy de Provence

This elegant and charming town is one of the oldest in France.  After the destruction of the Roman city of Glanum, St. Rémy redeveloped in its current location.  One can see architectural heritage from the middle ages to contemporary times, and du...

The village of l’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue (Island on the Sorgue) will be our destination on Sunday. This small town is famous for its many antique shops. There are over 300 permanent antique dealers and second-hand shops here. This gives the village the bragging rights as be...

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