Lacoste across the vineyards @ShutrsSunflowrs
Caroline LongstaffeExplore: Travel in ProvenceVillages Towns and Cities

Lacoste and Ménerbes Two Captivating Luberon Villages

Contributor blog post by Caroline Longstaffe: Continuing our tour of Provence’s beautiful Luberon hillside villages; last time we took the D943 from Lourmarin, through the dramatic gorge to Bonnieux, Lacoste and Ménerbes now await. Lacoste, a tiny, sometimes forgotten perched village has breathtaking views across the sweeping Luberon landscape, Mont Ventoux and Les Alpes. …

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Photos of Goult in the Luberon #ExploreProvence @DavidTayls
David & Karen TaylorExplore: Travel in ProvenceVillages Towns and Cities

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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Venasque #Luberon @CobblestonesandVineyards
Cheryl ShufflebothamRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Venasque a Village With a Views of Mont Ventoux and Lunch

Contributor blog post by Cheryl Shufflebotham: Overlooking the towering Mont Ventoux is the sleepy plus beau village of Venasque with its fountains, charming walkways, artisan shops, ancient ruins and ramparts, cherry orchards, and stunning views of the Vaucluse as well as of the Giant itself. …Continue reading here for the …

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Lacoste #Luberon @AnthonyCraig
Explore: Travel in ProvenceGuest PostLocals Travel Tips

Goult and Lacoste Hidden Gems in the Luberon

After a 45-year business career with some of the largest corporations in the world, Anthony Craig called it quits. It was a milestone moment when he resigned from nine corporate boards, and he and his wife relocated to Provence. Craig is now a published author, his book It’s All About Lunch shares their story of renovations …

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Bargemon landscape #Var @AccessRiviera
Explore: Travel in ProvenceRebecca WhitlockeRoad Trips South of France

French Riviera Weekend Wanderlust: Bargemon

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: Bargemon, located in the hinterland of the Var department was a pleasant weekend getaway for myself and my partner and a town that we will definitely return to as the area allowed a nice change of scenery away from the coast. Fortified in AD …

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Joucas #Luberon @CobblestonesandVineyards
Cheryl ShufflebothamExplore: Travel in ProvenceVillages Towns and Cities

Joucas—My Favorite Village of the Luberon

Contributor blog post by Cheryl Shufflebotham: Just the name Joucas alone is pretty. There is something about this village, some je ne sais quoi, that just makes it mine. I could imagine myself living here. It’s quiet, peaceful, scenic, charming, pretty. Yet, it’s not far from the shops and restaurants in …

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Maubec Village #Luberon @CobblestonesandVineyards
Cheryl ShufflebothamExplore: Travel in ProvenceVillages Towns and Cities

Maubec – Pure Enchantment

Contributor blog post by Cheryl @ Cobblestones and Vineyards: While I love the popular Luberon villages as much as the next person, I’m always on the hunt for the authentic, remote, captivating places that one just dreams about for years to come. I kept hearing mention of Maubec as a …

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Provence Villages Saorge #Saorge @unxplorer
Rental & Self-Catered Properties in ProvenceStay: Accommodation & Rentals in ProvenceThe Unexplorer

Saorge: A Little Mountain Town with a Big Heart

After spending four weeks in a tiny town in Provence near Aix, my husband, son, and I decided for a change of scenery. We packed up our many, many suitcases into a clown car-sized Peugeot, and drove two hours northeast to the picturesque mountain town of Saorge. I’m willing to …

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Vaison-la-Romaine
Explore: Travel in ProvenceKrista BenderVillages Towns and Cities

Vaison-la-Romaine Day 1

By Krista Bender Well I should be passed out or hallucinating after having been awake AND in planes and airports for the last 25 hours…. But I am not :) I am so in awe of the beauty surrounding me I have to document this. I arrived in Provence today …

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Lacoste Luberon Villages #Lacoste #Luberon @VaculuseDreamer
Explore: Travel in ProvenceJulie WhitmarshVillages Towns and Cities

L is for Lacoste

Contributor blog post by Vaucluse Dreamer We’ve been back home for a week and our tans are fading, so it’s time to return to my own A-Z of the Vaucluse as a way of helping to keep me going over the next few weeks until we travel down for another …

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