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A List of Things to Do in Winter in Provence

Contributor blog post by Victoria Koning @Mirabeau Wine: Provence is synonymous with sunshine, lavender and rosé wine, and can get a little hectic in the summer months (July and August). So we’d like to share with you what we love about Provence the rest of the year, especially in winter! Firstly, …

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Uzes Restaurant in Places des Herbes @bfblogger2015
Barefoot BloggerMarkets in Provence and Cote d'AzurTaste: Food & Drink

Winter Market in Uzes: It’s Not Quite the Same

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: If you’ve visited the Saturday Market in Uzes during tourist season and hate the crowds, you should be here in February. The market is almost the same, minus the throngs of people. This weekend’s market day was sunny and cold — a crisp 45 …

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Dusting of snow on the tops of the hills near Lyon
Explore: Travel in ProvenceJulie WhitmarshWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Take a Mid-Winter break in Provence 

Contributor blog post by Vaucluse Dreamer: There is something about arriving in the Vaucluse that just makes the stress slip from our shoulders and today’s arrival in the depths of winter was no different. Travelling at this time of year is a little bit more complicated than during the summer …

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Nice Old Town #CotedAzur @PerfProvence
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Nice in the winter – Experience Nice a new way

Traditionally the French Riviera, and Nice in particular, was a winter resort. It served as a destination for the upper echelons to escape harsh northern winters amongst their own. Today Nice in the winter is a largely local affair – which means less hustle, bustle and fewer crowds to contend …

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Battling with Flowers and the Meaning of Carnival in Nice @Fibitee
Lifestyle: Art & CulturePhoebe ThomasWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Battling with Flowers and the Meaning of Carnival in Nice

Contributor blog post by Phoebe @ Lou Messugo: Nice Carnival is over for another year. The biggest winter event on the French Riviera, attracting around one million visitors over the two week period, left me divided in opinion this time. Having always been an outright supporter, keenly participating every year …

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Lourmarin in Winter #Lourmarin #Provence via @DetoursandDiversions
Dorothy GarabedianExplore: Travel in Provence

Winter in Provence

You may ask, “Isn’t Provence sad and dull in winter?” I would answer, “Not at all.” I know Provence in all seasons and winter has gotten to be a favorite time to visit. First, there is usually bright sun, warm enough to sit at a sidewalk café or enjoy walks …

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St Tropez Beach #StTropez #Provence @Aixcentric
AixcentricExplore: Travel in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

Empty beaches and galleries in St Tropez

By aixcentric It really is the best time to hit the coast. You can drive there! You can park! Enjoy empty beaches, restaurants and art gallery! In fact this photo shows the world-famous celeb-magnet Pampelonne Beach last week…not a footballer, WAG or starlet in sight. Just us, Explore this Post …

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St Remy in winter by Philippe Goninet
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Saint Remy de Provence in winter time

By Philippe Goninet We are pretty lucky with the weather this year and had a pretty cool fall with mild temperature (in the 70s throughout Oct and the 50/60s in Nov). I love my St Remy during this time of the year. It’s… Explore this Post Via:: Saint Remy de …

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