A Day in the Luberon July 2nd 2012 It is our second full day in Provence and we ventured out to the Luberon area to see a monastery where they grow lavender, a olive oil museum and a lavender museum.
We took a very scenic drive through the small towns (and at least 20 round abouts) of Provence on our way to the Abbeye de Senanque, a 12 century monastery well-known for growing lavender. It is one the most photographed places in ... read more
Europe » France » Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur » Gordes Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
A blog of our 4 week trip to Europe. During week one we will be visiting the South of France, week two we will visit Belgium and Normandy, week 3 we visit Paris and week 4 we end in London.... full info