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Postcards from a South-of-France Summer…

First, I would like to say a big merci to everyone who entered the Walker’s Provence contest.  Our winner (comment #6 chosen by random.org) was Evelyn and it sounds like she’ll put those walks to good use! I really enjoyed reading everyone’s favorite places to cruise around and thanks for all of your “walking” inspiration. I’m […]

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Foto Friday…The Colors of Antibes

In the spring / summer months, Antibes is a city full of life – packed with travelers, sun-seekers, and yachting enthusiasts (and their hard-working crew members). We had a couple hours to spend in Antibes over the weekend, and although summer hasn’t officially hit, the parties have definitely started. The streets were chock-full of locals […]

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Snapshots of Spring in Provence

It was just this past weekend that we spent a grey and stormy evening in Marseille, wondering what had become of our promised spring sunshine. As people quite accustomed to their fair share of soleil, friends and neighbors have become rather grumbly (see: très French) over the past few months as France has seen a especially long, […]

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Foto Friday… Charming Burgundy

This post should probably be titled, “Photo Album” Friday, but it was difficult to find just one or two images that captured what we experienced this summer in Burgundy.  By French standards, our trip “up north” was not a typical summer vacation (as more than few people were quite eager to point out…pfff), as the […]

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The Colors of Le Castellet

Provence is a big region and although I feel like we cover a lot of ground in our travels, our life in the Var (department) is actually just a small part of it. But what a beautiful part it is. After two years of living in this area, I find we’re constantly going back to […]

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Foto Friday… Colors of Vieux Nice

Happy Friday dear readers.  We’ve got a day off today in remembrance of Armistice Day, and it just so happens to be the birthday of one near & dear husband, so we’re off to a long-anticipated lunch at Le Caribou restaurant in Marseille. Let’s just say I was cautioned not to eat for a day […]

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