The sensuality of Provence

There is something about Provence that I can’t quite understand. It has a way of enveloping you, of transporting you from the everyday and… Read more

Le Sud: banal?

Banal “Surely France will be banal for you”: this is what an acquaintance wrote to me a few days before my departure. I must admit… Read more

The Abbey of Montmajour

At some point in your life, you will find yourself travelling from Arles in the direction of Avignon. You will be close to the… Read more


You thought my French stories were over. But no, they aren’t at all. After a short Venetian break (you… Read more