Street Scene by Robert Doisneau Île Saint-Louis Paris

The photography of Robert Doisneau captures Paris better than any other photographer I think. I always have a browse through his photos before any trip to Paris and this one of the young girl and the carpenter I have always loved. I wanted to find the spot where it was taken and I traced itContinue reading “Street Scene by Robert Doisneau Île Saint-Louis Paris”

FREE FRENCH TRAVEL BOOK DAY – Bonnieux Provence France

MY BOOK – THYME FOR PROVENCE IS FREE TODAY ON AMAZON KINDLE Please enjoy with my compliments IS THERE A FINER VIEW IN THE LUBERON?

FREE KINDLE BOOK DAY Le Fournil Restaurant a French lunch in Bonnieux Provence France

Le Fournil is one of our very favourite restaurants and we have been coming here for many years. It is to be found in Place Carnot, a very small square in Bonnieux blessed with an outside terrace set around a fountain. As Jane Austen would have said of the restaurant – ‘it is happily situated’.Continue reading “FREE KINDLE BOOK DAY Le Fournil Restaurant a French lunch in Bonnieux Provence France”

Isle sur la Sorgue Cafe de France Provence France

Isle sur la Sorge is a name synonymous with the very best of French markets, particularly antique or flea markets. It is certainly a town worth visiting in its own right as it has many pleasing antique shops and other independent shops as well as an extensive choice of restaurants around the River Sorgue andContinue reading “Isle sur la Sorgue Cafe de France Provence France”

Hôtel Restaurant les Templiers Collioure France

On this mild clear evening the sun is going down, the scene is enlightened by the lights of the harbour front cafés and bars and the spot lights focused on Collioure’s church, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, a former converted lighthouse. There is of course in this gorgeous setting the natural moonlight sparkling on the sea and reflected onContinue reading “Hôtel Restaurant les Templiers Collioure France”

Provence Travel Blog Isle sur la Sorgue Antique and Food market Provence France

Isle sur la Sorge is a name synonymous with the very best of French markets, particularly antique or flea markets. It is certainly a town worth visiting in its own right as it has many pleasing antique shops and other independent shops as well as an extensive choice of restaurants around the River Sorgue andContinue reading “Provence Travel Blog Isle sur la Sorgue Antique and Food market Provence France”

Cafe de la Poste Restaurant village of Goult Provence France

It is easy to find a fine lunch in one of the excellent cafes and restaurants in Goult. For a small village you have several choices and one of the most popular is Cafe de la Poste. After lunch you can walk to the top of the village. You are rewarded with the sight ofContinue reading “Cafe de la Poste Restaurant village of Goult Provence France”

Le Saint Jean Restaurant Cathedral Quarter Perpignan France

After an evening stroll around the centre of this atmospheric town of Perpignan we chose this restaurant for the evening. The tables are in a courtyard that go right up to the walls of the Cathedral. Can you imagine that at Westminster Abbey. It was quiet and peaceful and we had a very relaxed mealContinue reading “Le Saint Jean Restaurant Cathedral Quarter Perpignan France”

Old Windmill in village of Goult Provence France

After a fine lunch in one of the excellent cafes and restaurants in Goult you can walk to the top of the village. You are rewarded with the sight of this old windmill and stunning views over the Luberon. Please enjoy more stories of Provence in my French travel books.