La Bastide d'Eygalieres
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... walked up to St Benet's Bridge – which is the Avignon bridge.
Another lovely structure and there were people dancing on the bridge. Heard the song a few times. We had a nice baguette lunch sitting outside in the Salon du The. Next we walked down Rue de la Republique looking at all the shops – tried several items on but nothing quite suited. Eventually made it down to the park for a rest and it was supposed to ...
Friends and Fam, Well it's hard to sum up an amazing 2 weeks in Provence, but here are a few pictures to help. I am on my way to Paris right now and then Belgium on Friday. Am thinking of staying in Belgium and Amsterdam for a few weeks, but of course you never know which way the wind blows. Who knows where I'll end up! Provence is great and I highly ...
... which we will visit today (Wednesday) and underneath it is a "cave" which is an underground wine cellar shop. There are flower boxes all over and beautiful flowers, trees and shrubs all over We have dined out twice (Le Moulin de Lourmarin and La Récré) other than that we have meals at the apartment, breakfast, lunch (while we have not been traveling ) ...
... valleys filled with orchards and vineyards surrounded by forested hills and then to rocky bad-land canyon areas reminiscent of those in southern Alberta. Within an hour of our destination, we began to see huge plots of land in the canyon valleys that were covered in lavender bushes. They were an amazing colour amongst the white stone landscape and we could smell the strong scent of them as we drove along. Not long after we rounded a ...
After a sleep in, a trip to the Luberon region this morning. First stop the Abbye de Sananque, near Gordes. Its a working Cistercian Monastery, so a lot of questions from the kids re what they do and why? Best answer I could give was ' they pick lavender and pray a lot', but again with the 'why?'. I gave up.
Next, after purchasing several bars of ridiculously priced monkish lavender soap, we headed ...
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