Provence Lifestyle – Sayings

It's not been a warm summer here in Provence. There have been hot days, cold days, windy days and wet days. Wonderful if you live here because the temperature has (apart from early June) not got above 35 degree...

Provence Lifestyle: Weddings

Provence wedding In the first of an occasional series for Provence Guru, brides tell the story of their Provence wedding, here Faiza Janselme recounts the story of her wedding in Gargas in the Luberon. I walk...

Provence Lifestyle – Castaway in Provence

This post was first published as Provence Diary in the Riviera Reporter Castaway in Provence So here they all come, in their red-kneed posh-car glory, the tourists, nicknamed the gibier d’ete, because with no...

Provence Lifestyle – The Mayor

This post was first published in the Riviera Reporter as Provence diary. Nearly eight years ago I was first introduced to the Mayor of our village. The meeting was an uncomfortable one. Even back then the Mayo...

Provence – Summer events guide

Here's the Provence Guru selection of top events in Provence for summer 2014. Click on a photo to enter the media gallery. All the links to events are at the bottom of the page. Have a great summer in Provence!...