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Lovely Lourmarin

It was 8:30 in the morning when we alighted at our first “Most Beautiful Villages of France” destination. It was a Friday and we coincided our (very short) visit with the Lourmarin Market Day. With our luggages in tow, we headed towards the center of the village. Our first impression of the village: QUIET. It… Continue reading Lovely Lourmarin

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24 Hours in Bonnieux

Bonnieux, France Plus Beaux Villages de France Population: 1,408 in 2007 This is Bonnieux, France and the Luberon valley, our 2nd Plus Beaux Village de France destination. Due to our want to visit Roussillon, we positioned ourselves in this village, especially so that hotel rates in Lourmarin are beyond our budget. We found this boutique… Continue reading 24 Hours in Bonnieux

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The Colors of Roussillon

Going to Roussillon, like Gordes, from Bonnieux, is challenging if you are relying on the public transport. We forewent going to Gordes on our first day in Bonnieux, and went to Menerbes¬†instead. We didn’t want to miss Roussillon, that’s why we made sure to arrange for a visit the next day. What makes a trip… Continue reading The Colors of Roussillon