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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

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Le Thor: Quaint Town by the River Sorgue

Le Thor is a small village 5km away from L’Isle Sur la Sorgue which was in our original itinerary. What made us decide to include Le Thor in our itinerary (actually, squeeze is a better word) was finding out that it has a cave open for tours, a welcome change from all the small Provencal villages and… Continue reading Le Thor: Quaint Town by the River Sorgue