Orange Place de la Republique #Vaucuse #TravelinProvence
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottExploreWhere the "locals" Go

Travel in Provence Local’s Tips for your visit to Orange

Located a short distance from Avignon (21km) and neighbouring the Rhone Valley vineyards, Orange is an agricultural working town, in the Vaucluse, with a UNESCO World Heritage classification – since 1981. Founded by the Romans in 35BC and the Celtics before them, Orange’s former glory is evidenced by the monumental …

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Cours Mirabeau #AixenProvence #ExploreProvence @ShutrsSunflowrs
Caroline LongstaffeExploreWhere the "locals" Go

Discover Aix-en-Provence with an expert!

Contributor blog post by Caroline Longstaff: “Provence appeals to so many because the region offers something for everyone. From sea to sky, from mountains to meadows, from history to contemporary, it is an endless canvas.”  Esteemed writer, Carolyne Kauser-Abbott’s, perspectives about Provence. Visit the stunning city of Aix-en-Provence with her here….. …

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Cocteau Wunderland Museum @CuriousRambler @Margo_Lestz
ExplorePhoebe Thomas

7 Favourite Museums in Provence Côte d’Azur

Contributor blog post by Phoebe Thomas: So many of my good intentions for the blog slip during summer.  Mid June to mid July is by far the busiest time of year for me work wise on top of which I find it hard to write with the kids around and …

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October Events in Provence @provencepost
Current EventsExploreThe Provence Post

Group Events with Space Available in October

Contributor blog post by Julie Mautner: If you’ll be in Provence in October…or are still mulling on a trip…here are some special group activities (market tours, cooking classes, wine tastings, a writers’ retreat, a luncheon for a great cause and more) that still have space available. …Continue reading here for details …

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Grape Stomp @LesPastras @Susan_PWZ
AperoModern TrobadorsProvencal Wines

Stomp Some Grapes in Provence

Contributor blog post by Susan Manfull: If you are in Provence and looking for something different to do—in between touring Roman ruins and visiting hilltop villages—I’ve got the answer: Kick off your shoes, climb into a huge oak barrel filled with grapes, and start stomping. That’s what Provence WineZine photographer …

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#Provence Parking Chez Paula @tableenprovence
ExplorePaula Kane

Hello again Provence

Contributor blog post by Paula Kane: I have arrived, I have my own parking! And breathe. Deep, beautiful, happy breaths. I am here in my soulful home and am feeling calm and peaceful. At long last. This year has been a strange one. I’ve been delinquent in any blogs over …

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Notre Dame at sunset #Marseille #ExploreProvence @PerfProvence
ExploreGuest PostRoad Trip Ideas

What to do on your trip to Provence France

France is a beautiful country, with so much to see and do. With plenty of delicacies and excellent cuisine to indulge in along with the fabulous wine that is produced in the country, as well as a huge selection of tourist destinations to explore, there is plenty to do on …

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Photos of Goult in the Luberon #ExploreProvence @DavidTayls
David & Karen TaylorExplore

Goult Luberon Village Well Worth a Visit

Contributor blog post by David Taylor: We attend the annual Christmas carol service in Goult each year, it’s often cold and not the time to wander around the village! By contrast when we visited this week it was the complete contrast, almost too hot to walk round! We had forgotten …

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Avignon city o the Popes @ShutrsSunflowrs
Caroline LongstaffeExploreProvencal History

Exploring Avignon the City of the Popes

Contributor blog post by Caroline Longstaffe: The magnificent city of Avignon only about 70km from Lourmarin. Spend a day here and discover its rich and fascinating history. Explore the ramparts of its incredibly well preserved city wall, built in 1403, which like a ribbon round a cake, still circles the …

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Visit to lourmarin @ShutrsSunflowrs
Caroline LongstaffeExplore

A video visit to Lourmarin

Contributor blog post by Caroline Longstaff: Discover the enchantment of this fairy tale village in Provence’s Luberon. Visit its medieval château and enjoy a musical soirée under its rafters. Meander Lourmarin’s chic boutiques, galleries and restaurants, and fabulous Friday market. Explore the stunningly beautiful Luberon region. Its captivating perched villages, sprawling …

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