Lyon View from the bank of the Rhone @bfblogger2013
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Lyon: A Feast For the Eyes

By Deborah Now that you have seen some of the foods that make Lyon one of the world’s great pleasures, here are a few of the sights that make the French city a true world treasure. View from the bank of the Rhone Rubin sculpture in the entrance garden to …

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Destination Uzes @Bfblogger2013
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So it begins. Destination: Uzes, France

By Deborah Originally posted on Barefoot Blogger: Only four more days until I leave for my great adventure to the south of France. Solo. Just as planned. This is my first time blogging an adventure, so I’ll start by telling why I’m heading to Uzes, France; how I’m getting there; …

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On the Road with Sally: Saint Jean du Gard

By Deborah Originally posted on Barefoot Blogger: Sally’s first road trip was to the Tuesday market in Saint Jean du Gard. The town’s history dates back to the twelfth century when monks from the Abbey of St-Gilles created the settlement on the banks of the Gardon River. With its religious …

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Uzes Market #Uzes @bfblogger2013
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On the Road in the South of France with Mon Fils

By Deborah Mon fils is visiting me in Uzes. Nothing could make me happier than to show him the sights and to introduce him to my new friends.First stop was Saturday market in Uzes. Even though the tourist season is over, the market this week was busy. Explore this Post …

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Le Mistral wind
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It’s A Blustery Day in France: Le Mistral

By Deborah When I was first considering the move to Uzes, France, a new friend mentioned the “wind” in the winter. Since she chooses to return to her home in London each year from late September until April, I figured the “wind” was a convenient… Explore this Post Via:: Barefoot …

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Cinema in Uzes @bfblogger2013
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Movie Night in Uzes: Carmen at the Met

By Deborah Somehow it seems strange to see a French opera, performed live in New York, broadcast live at a cinema in Uzes — with French subtitles. It was truly a memorable event. Carmen and more. Not only was it the first time I’ve seen the opera “Carmen” in full; …

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speak-french Bedding In French @bfBlogger2013
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I’m Still Not Learning French

By Deborah Bine Remember when I returned to France in April and promised I’d know French by Christmas? Here’s the update in mid October. Like those 20 pounds I was going to lose. It’s just not happening. Priorities Explore this Post Via:: Barefoot Blogger       

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The French Farmer @BFBlogger2013
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The French Farmer

By Deborah The farmer who sells goat cheese at the Uzes Saturday Market is one of my favorite vendors. He’s certainly one of the most colorful. Last week he handed me an invitation to an event he stages each year at his farm. Explore this Post Via:: Barefoot Blogger       

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Bedding In French @bfBlogger2013
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I’m Not Learning French

This article was previously published by Debby Bine (Barefoot Blogger) on her website.  She agreed to share it with Perfectly Provence readers as it is such a classic expat story… Learning to speak French is becoming an issue for me. Try as I may, it is a bit of a …

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Halloween Train @bfblogger2013
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Halloween Train to the Cevennes

By Deborah Barefoot Blogger to the Halloween train to the Cevennes. Nothing like a ride on a train to the Cevennes with a gazillion Halloween goblins! Happy Halloween! Check out the fun photos Explore this Post Via:: Barefoot Blogger       

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