Glimpse into Uzes @ShutrsSunflowrs
Caroline LongstaffeExplore: Travel in Provence

Watch this video glimpse into Uzès

Contributor blog post by Caroline Longstaff: The enchanting medieval bastide city of Uzès, just outside of Provence, in Languedoc Roussillon. Come and wander its cobbled streets, admire its gently worn, shuttered buildings. Discover the Ducal château, its Medieval Garden and iconic Fenestrelle tower. …Continue reading here for the rest of Caroline’s post …

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AixcentricExplore: Travel in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

A Day in Uzes and a Chateau for Sale

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: It takes just under 2 hours to get to Uzes from Aix and is well worth the visit. It’s a charming little town (pop. just over 8,000) which is unspoiled by modern developments. And it has a terrific Saturday market. So what is there to …

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Bec a Vin in Uzes
Our House in ProvenceRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Lunch at Bec à Vin in Uzès and wine at Domaine de la Mordorée

Contributor blog post by Michel: We headed to Uzès without reservations for lunch, which is a major no-no in my book. We and our friends Steve and Mary, love good food and wine and our lunches together are usually a highlight of the day and source of fond memories. So we …

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Street to center of old Uzès #Uzes @OurHouseinProvence
Explore: Travel in ProvenceOur House in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

Return to Uzès, the first Duché of France

Contributor blog post by Michel: There are towns and villages we happily visit time and again which is good because our friends are getting to know the Vaucluse and surrounding area almost as well as we do. So it was an easy decision last fall to drive to Uzès; we love …

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Market #Uzes @Cooknwithclass
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottFrench Cooking ClassesTaste: Food & Drink

Spend a Week in Uzes on a French Culinary Holiday

Cook’n with Class is now offering five-day cooking courses at their gorgeous Uzès location. Class sizes are deliberately small with a total of six participants, to maximize the hands-on cooking experience. However, these culinary holidays are not just about long hours spent in the kitchen. You and your classmates will have …

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Roussillon Ochre trail Luberon @Inntravel
Explore: Travel in ProvenceGuided Holiday ToursLocals Travel Tips

Inntravel 10 Secrets of Authentic Provence

Steve Jack is the Communications Manager for Inntravel a company that has been offering self-guided walking and cycling discoveries of rural Provence for many years. We asked Steve if he would share his favourite spots in Provence with readers. Here, is his guest post on where to discover the secrets …

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Olives near Uzes @bfblogger2015
Barefoot BloggerTaste: Food & Drink

The Oddest Place You Will Find That Makes Olive Oil

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: The Barefoot Blogger is on a quest to find out about olive oil. The Languedoc region of France is the largest producer of wines in the country. Mixed in with the acres of vineyards are a multitude of olive trees. So, while France lags …

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Movie Night in Uzes Il Trovatore @bfblogger2015
Barefoot BloggerExplore: Travel in Provence

Movie Night in Uzes: Il Trovatore

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: If you’ve attended a simulcast production of the Metropolitan Opera in your local theatre, you know how good it is. You have the best seats possible to hear and see the performance without paying the big bucks to be in Lincoln Center. If you …

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Vallee de l’Eure Festivities #HotairBalloons @bfblogger2015
Barefoot BloggerExplore: Travel in Provence

7 Great Ideas for An Autumn Weekend Near Uzes

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: Autumn is my favorite time of year in Uzes. The tourists have left, or at least the crowds are gone. The weather is cool. The colors of nature and the man-made village walls, homes and regal buildings are all the shades of red and …

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Painting Uzes Place aux Herbes #Uzes #PlaceauxHerbes @dgnbarker
Artists Inspired by ProvenceDuncan BarkerInspire: Art & Culture

Painting Uzès

I’ve been thinking a lot about Uzès recently – walking, looking, taking photographs and looking at photographs. But there’s been more time spent staring at canvases on which I’ve tried to capture something of the essence of the town. From my studio I can see the Duché, the cathedral and …

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