Travel Posts

The Best of Avignon

I’m very lucky to present a guest post by Sue Aitken, owner of the fabulous Bountique Provençale and pretty much an expert extraordinaire on all things Provence.  If you’ve been following the blog, you’re sure to remember her savvy post on Sanary-sur-Mer where she’s lucky enough to be a sometime resident (my dream city!).  Today she shares with us […]

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Food & Restaurants

A Great Restaurant in Avignon… Numéro 75

We had one glorious day in Avignon during our extended weekend at Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and instead of making it a mad-dash run to see all we could see, we opted for a morning trip to the Les Halles market and a long, leisurely lunch. The question was, as it often is in an unknown city, where […]

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Markets of Provence

Market Day in Avignon

Well, as you may have noticed, I’m generally pretty excited & enthusiastic about the places we visit around Provence. Admittedly, we visited one or two “mediocre” markets during our trip to the Vaucluse (by exceedingly gorgeous Provençal-market standards of course)… but the Les Halles market in Avignon was not one of them. Simply put, this […]

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