Provence Spring flowers along roadways
Explore: Travel in ProvenceJulie Whitmarsh

It’s Nice to be Back in Provence and Spring has Arrived!

Contributor blog post by Vaucluse Dreamer: Spring is in the air in Provence: Once again we have flung open the shutters on the house, switched the hot water on, filled the fridge & checked the tyres on the bikes. Over the last year (and it really is nearly a year since …

Asparagus Recipe @ProvenceTayls
David & Karen TaylorLunchtime MealsProvencal RecipesTaste: Food & Drink

Spring in Provence: Quick Love Asparagus Recipe

Contributor blog post by David Taylor: The first asparagus has arrived in the markets. Steamed for about 10 minutes, a drizzle of olive oil, shavings of parmesan and then a soft free range boiled egg – perfect for lunch in the spring sunshine. Via:: Accommodation in Provence       

Spring in Provence @ProvenceTayls
David & Karen TaylorWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

It’s spring in Provence – officially!

Contributor blog post by David Taylor: It’s incredible how over the last fortnight so much plant life has burst into colour. The cherry trees as always are spectacular giving a white shimmer to the hillside, some are already turning and will soon be producing delicious red cherries. As sure as eggs …

Saint Paul de Mausole in April #StRemy @PhilipRemDePro
Explore: Travel in ProvencePhilippe Goninet

April in Provence

Contributor blog post by Philippe Goninet: April is probably my favorite month of the year: “rebirth”…. Our Almond tree starts blossoming in February, followed by our numerous apple and pear trees in March. And then, in April, it is the explosion !!! Our plane tree are bright green and it’s …

Châteauneuf Wine Fest
Taste: Food & DrinkThe Provence PostWines and Spirits of Provence

Big Châteauneuf Wine Fest April 11 and 12

By Julie Mautner The Printemps de Châteauneuf-du-Pape festival, now in its sixth year, is a festive rite of spring for wine lovers here in the South of France. This year it’s Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12, with a special day on Monday April 13 (9:30 am to 2:30 …

Provence Focus Spring @VickiArcher
Explore: Travel in ProvenceVicki Archer

Provence In Soft Focus

Contributor blog post by Vicki Archer: This last weekend in Provence, felt as if it were in soft focus. The light in Provence is forever changing. It is often bright, sometimes subdued but always unique. Restorative is the word that comes to mind; the light in Provence feels like a …

Springtime in Provence Almonds @DreamyProvence
Explore: Travel in ProvenceMy Dreamy Provence

Springtime in Provence – in the countryside around Aix en Provence

Spring comes early in Provence with flowering almond trees flowering in January and February. The tiny pink and white blossoms are a sure sign that the seasons are changing in the south of France.  Enjoy the photos shared by My Dreamy Provence of the almond trees in flower in the …