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Tuesday, January 10 2012

Vence—A village of art and azure

dome of VenceOn a hot day in Vence, there is nothing like sitting on the edge of the beautiful fountain in the Place Peyra and listening to the music of its cool cascade. Enjoy the good life, you are in Vence.

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Sunday, May 15 2011

La Bastide Clairence, one of the most beautiful villages in France

bastide-clairence-small.jpgYou couldn’t dream up a more adorable vacation setting than La Bastide Clairence, in the Aquitaine region.

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Thursday, February 24 2011

Provins, Mysterious and Exceptional—A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Photo of Provins in th Paris regionProvins is a town in Ile de France that makes us wonder. This unusual site rises out of the immense checkerboard of farms that is the Brie countryside.

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Friday, November 12 2010

Sarlat, Bergerac, Brantôme and Périgueux

chateau in the Dorgogne Valley Much has been written about these hospitable provinces, famous for their beautiful unspoiled countryside, rich artistic heritage and their subtle art of easy living.

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Monday, November 8 2010

Reims, Epernay, Châlons-en-Champagne

House in the Champagne region To pronounce the word Champagne anywhere in the world is to evoke that divine, sparkling beverage.

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Dijon, Beaune, Chalon-sur-Saône, Auxerre

vineyards in Burgundy Burgundy occupies a special position between the Paris basin and the Saône and Rhone valley, between Northern Europe and the Mediterranean lands.

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Sunday, June 27 2010

Initials BB: the Brigitte Bardot Exhibit at Saint-Tropez

bb-small.jpgA major exhibit on a glamorous icon of French cinema:  Brigitte Bardot.

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Friday, June 25 2010

The Perche: Ecological awareness and respect for nature in the heart of a regional park

perche.jpgThe Perche region, located between Paris and Normandy, has become the chosen weekend destination for Parisians in the know.

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Thursday, May 27 2010

An exceptional line up for the 13th Nuits du Sud de Vence music festival

The 13th annual Nuits du Sud de Vence Festival-which will run from July 8 to August 7, 2010 has announced a fantastic line up of international artists.

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Thursday, November 12 2009

Toulouse, Lourdes, Albi, Rocamadour, Millau, Cahors, Figeac and Souillac

Midi PyreneesThis vast region has been geographically carved out by the Garonne, the great river into which many well-known rivers flow:

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Isabelle Brigout

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