Le Castelet des Alpilles
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... across this adorable town in the mountains that had a waterfall running through town, here we each got a savoury baked good, some fresh mountain water from the local drinking fountains (btw one of my fav parts of Europe, drinking fountains everywhere) and explored a bit. As it was getting late it was time to take to the Fifi and drive to our destination for the night and the next, Arles (the s is silent and I can't say it properly for the ...
... and and were loving the area so much they have extended the rental until the end of November!
In the last week we had a change in weather for 2 days that brought very strong winds to the area. There was an art installment in a huge underground old quarry housing a light show called Carrières de Lumières. I'd saved it for a rainy day that never eventuated. So off all 4 of us went, with no huge expectations. It was brilliant! In ...
... seen photos of fields of lavender, or fields of sunflowers, or stone farmhouses in France, that's Provence. And if you've seen homes decorated in a French country style, with lots of muted oranges and reds and yellows, that is also Provence.
St Remy is in the center of Provence and is an adorable small village, kind of like you would find in Napa Valley. The main road loops around town, then there are narrow streets inside the loop and ...
One of my favourite places I visited in France, Avignon is such a beautiful old city. We stayed at an Air B'n'B rental within the ancient town centre, and were lucky enough to have access to a rooftop patio that looked out over the city toward the Palais de Papes. Had a lovely time strolling along the medieval ramparts, and the gorgeous wall of greenery in the city centre. Nothing bad to say about my visit to Avignon!
come for, it finally feels like we are beginning our tour.
Saint-Remy is everything we expected it to be. We first heard of this village
watching a TV show called "Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations".
We were so taken with the charm and lifestyle of the place that we
thought "We have to go there". And we haven't ...