Foto Friday… Joyeuse Pâques à tous (*happy easter*)

Rome egg

Everything’s coming up green all around town and while driving back from Aix this week, I spotted the first hint Continue Reading →

L’Ardoise Restaurant… Fresh & Gourmet Dining in Bandol

L Ardoise

Finally the sun is out and we can really start taking advantage of spring. The signs have all been there… Continue Reading →

10 Things I love about Spring in Provence

Spring Aix

 Flowers from the Aix-en-Provence market It’s finally here… spring!  After months of rain, chilly winds (our old friend the Mistral), Continue Reading →

Guest Post… Top 3 Hilltop Villages in the Luberon


 Gordes I’m always thrilled when I receive a guest post from Provence expert extraordinaire Sue Aitken (of Boutique Provençale) and Continue Reading →

Foto Friday… Scenes from St. Tropez

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It’s not often that we venture to St. Tropez, and frankly I’m still amazed that we live in the same Continue Reading →

Weekend in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence

St Remy window

Greetings from a chilly south of France. Luckily, after a series of nasty storms, a touch of sun is forecast Continue Reading →

Guest post… My Favorite Holiday in Provence

Juan les Pins

St Jean Cap Ferrat Well, we’ve had more than a few rainy days here in Provence and looking at the Continue Reading →

Foto Friday… Best of Toulon

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Beaches of the Mourillon, Toulon You probably won’t find Toulon on the top of anyone’s « must-see » cities in Continue Reading →