Christmas Events in Provence (+ Arts Alliance Cinéma)

Aix jams

Christmas “confiture” (jam) in Aix-en-Provence It truly is the most wonderful time of the year, and with all of the Continue Reading →

Fall colors at the Provençal markets

Toulon squash

 Sunny skies at the Toulon market on Cours Lafayette What a glorious time of year in Provence! I think we Continue Reading →

A charming tour of Moustiers Ste Marie with Getaway in Provence

Moustiers view

  We were invited to take a tour of Moustiers Ste Marie by local guide, Auriane – owner and operator Continue Reading →

My Provence… Travel Tips from Provence-Lover Darina Nykl


 Darina’s beautiful shot of Menton. Greetings dear readers from a decidedly chilly south of France – looks like fall is Continue Reading →

Market of the Month: St. Remy de Provence (guest post)

St Remy 1

 Beautiful olive stand in front of the Marie (town hall) Today we have a lovely guest post from Ashley at Continue Reading →

Mornings at the Nice Flower Market

Nice flower market

  Nice is a city I love to visit (even though it’s a good 2 hours from where we live) Continue Reading →

Foto Friday… Provençal olives

Toulon olives

 Our favorite olive stand at the Toulon market. I never could have imagined being an “olive person” before I came Continue Reading →

Slow Sundays in the south of France… or the careful art of doing nothing

Mourillon beach

 The Mourillon beach in Toulon. Things have really slowed down in the South. It’s hot, humid, the cicadas are chirping Continue Reading →

Sippin’ News… Drinking Bandol reds & whites at Domaine Le Galantin

Galantin 1

  The party’s back on in the South…summer is in full-swing with packed beaches, evening apéros, and village festivals all Continue Reading →