Tourrettes-sur-Loup: Provence’s City of Violets
The thrill of discovering new villages with the expectation that the next one will be more charming than the last is why my early trips to France entailed a five-page list of villages in alphabetical order to see. The sight of this list would often make my husband’s face turn pale from exhaustion at the thought of it.
Read the original article on Cobblestones and Vineyards for a Provencal photo journey via Cheryl’s images of this hilltop village only a few kilometres from the Côte d’Azur. The medieval town of Tourrettes-sur-Loup has the typical charming walkways and cobblestones, and the village hosts an annual flower festival in February centred around purple violets.