Category Archives: France

On the South Side of the Luberon: three villages, a castle, and a bridge

The area known as “the Luberon” is– we think– the most beautiful area in Provence, stretching about 37 miles on either side of a low, rocky mountain range, an hour or so north of the Mediterranean Sea. The Parc Naturel … Continue reading

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Wowed by Bordeaux

Anne & Kirk Woodyard – Music and Markets Tours It’s been twelve years since we’ve been in Bordeaux, and since our Music and Markets Bordeaux/Dordogne tour starts and ends there, we took time for a refresh last year. A Unesco … Continue reading

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Lascaux 4 is open!

The long awaited opening of Lascaux 4 happened on the 15th December 2016! This seemed an unlikely date in the depths of the winter (and it can get very cold in the Vezere Valley – we’ve known temperatures as low … Continue reading

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