Dramatic view of Les Dentelles de Montmirail

We took the car as far as we could above the wine village of Gigondas before the road met the impassable Dentelles de Montmirail. Waking a little farther up the old shepherds track it opened up to this spectacular view. The peaks are named because of the lace like structure but there is nothing softContinue reading “Dramatic view of Les Dentelles de Montmirail”

Lavender Fields at their best in a Provencal Summer

Travellers have their own favourite areas of Provence where they appreciate the vast fields of lavender. For me the finest spot is close to Banon. In fact anywhere around that village whether you head towards Forqualquier, as in this shot, or north of the village back across towards the famous area around Sault, you willContinue reading “Lavender Fields at their best in a Provencal Summer”

Dramatic view of Les Dentelles de Montmirail

We took the car as far as we could above the wine village of Gigondas before the road met the impassable Dentelles de Montmirail. Waking a little farther up the old shepherds track it opened up to this spectacular view. The peaks are named because of the lace like structure but there is nothing softContinue reading “Dramatic view of Les Dentelles de Montmirail”