Markets Provence Cote d'Azur
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottMarkets in Provence and Cote d'AzurTaste: Food & Drink

Markets of Provence and the Cote d’Azur a Reference Guide

Welcome to our resource guide for the Markets of Provence and the Côte d’Azur. This article is a reference directory to some of the better-known markets, producers’ markets and a few more. It would be impossible to list every market in the region, and at the end of the day, …

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palais-des-papes #avignon @privateprovence
Explore: Travel in ProvenceGuest PostGuided Holiday Tours

Tour Avignon with a stress-free plan

Tour Avignon the best way – gourmet food, away from the noise, in the secret spots and with time to soak it all in… There is something about standing at the comptoir with a double expresso in a french looking coffee cup and starting the day with the locals. It …

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Orange Place de la Republique #Vaucuse #TravelinProvence
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottExplore: Travel in ProvenceLocals Travel Tips

Travel Provence Local’s Tips for your visit to the City of 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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Wine Scholar Guild #Provence #Wine Study Program @WineScholarGuil
Ginger and NutmegTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Wine Scholar Guild Provence Wine Study Program – Giveaway

Contributor blog post by Nutmeg: Wine lover? Contest details are below. The Wine Scholar Guild (WSG), formerly the French Wine Society, is in the process of evolving the 10-year old organization and pursuing a lofty goal. The WSG wants to be the recognized global leader in wine study programs for …

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Laurianne @toctocMarseille
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottExplore: Travel in ProvenceGuided Holiday ToursLocals Travel Tips

toctocMarseille for Holiday Planning and Guided Tours in Marseille

As France’s second largest city after Paris, Marseille appears overwhelming with well over 1 million people in the greater metropolitan area (1,831,500 January 2011 census). Marseille has been a port city since 600BC when the Greeks established a trading base in this location. Positioned on the Mediterranean Marseille has long …

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Taste: Food & DrinkThe Provence Post

Winter Fun for Foodies in Provence

Contributor blog post by Julie Mautner: I’m from Wisconsin where winters can be brutally cold…very snowy…and gray for days on end. I once heard a great line: that summer in Wisconsin is just three months of bad sledding. So winter in Provence always seems quite tame to me…  …Continue reading …

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Tasting Cheese in Provence #GuidedTours @PhilipRemDePro
Explore: Travel in ProvenceGuided Holiday ToursPhilippe Goninet

Having Fun in Provence

Contributor blog post by Philippe Goninet: The season was so busy that I had no chance to post anything and I do apologize. Now I have a bit more of free time I will start posting again and wanted to share with you some of my 2015 moments with the …

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Camargue views #Camargue #Provence @bfblogger2015
Barefoot BloggerExplore: Travel in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

7 Reasons You Should Go To The Camargue

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: It’s hard to say when the Barefoot Blogger will ever get her fill of the Camargue. The preserved area south of Arles,  the Parc naturel régional de Camargue, is between the Mediterranean and the Rhone river delta. One-third of the Camargue is marshland, lagoons and lakes. …Continue …

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Frederick Paul @FP_invisible #LeVisibleEstInvisible
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottExplore: Travel in ProvenceGuided Holiday Tours

Discovering Invisible Aix-en-Provence

My friend Delphine who runs Crepes Cidre et Co gave me a flyer Frédéric Paul’s walking tours of Aix-en-Provence in June 2014…then the summer got away from me. It was June 2015 before I stumbled across this #LeVisibleEstInvisible and remembered Frédéric’s unique tours of Aix-en-Provence and beyond – Le Visible …

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Explore: Travel in ProvenceGinger and NutmegGuided Holiday Tours

Discover Absolutely Southern France

By nutmeg Nancy McGee installed herself in France some 30-odd years ago. A Canadian by birth she speaks both official languages (French and English) thanks to her French-Canadian mother. Nancy says that growing up in Baie Comeau, Quebec for those who do not know the geography is “ Basically not …

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