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Market of the Month… Le Grande Marché in Aix-en-Provence

Greeting dear readers and friends! Well, spring is finally here, hurray! Of course winters in Provence are not as terrible as elsewhere in the world, but we do get our share of bad weather, whipping Mistral winds, and the occasional thunderstorm. So these first few rays of sunshine and blooming flowers are greatly appreciated. And… Continue reading Market of the Month… Le Grande Marché in Aix-en-Provence

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Market of the Month… Saint Tropez

Greetings dear readers and friends. Well, it looks like we’re finally seeing some spring weather come our way… it’s been quite a long, wet winter here in Provence, but thankfully that’s what makes this place so green all year round. And for all of the complaining about the long winter months in the south, a… Continue reading Market of the Month… Saint Tropez

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

 Beautiful olive stand in front of the Marie (town hall) Today we have a lovely guest post from Ashley at Curious Provence blog.  Ashley is a Canadian who found herself enchanted with France, and notably Provence, after spending time traveling elsewhere in Europe – particularly her time spent studying art in Florence, Italy.  In her… Continue reading Market of the Month: St. Remy de Provence (guest post)

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Foto Friday… Summer at the Sanary Market

There are many great things about summer in Provence, and surely one of the best has to be the markets. And a trip to the Sanary-sur-Mer market is an exciting event any time of the year, but especially during the months of June, July, and August. Granted, you might have to elbow your way past… Continue reading Foto Friday… Summer at the Sanary Market

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Market of the Month… Saturday morning in Arles

Well, there hasn’t been a “market of the month” for quite some time – mainly because I think we’ve visited almost all the markets near us and we have our favorites that we go back to time and again (I’m talking about you fabulous Sanary-sur-Mer & Aix-en-Provence ). So, it was with great anticipation that… Continue reading Market of the Month… Saturday morning in Arles