I’ve been to the Provence numerous times. To me, it is the perfect vacation destination – especially a bit before the high season… Great food and wine, a lovely atmosphere, perfect temperature, beautiful villages and of course an extremely rich flora and fauna. Vive la douce France! As such, the first set of pictures should naturally be an homage to this wonderful part of France.
An overview of provencial landscapes
The Provence is perfectly situated at the north-end of the Mediterranean basin, founded on primarily calcareous soils. It’s climate is gentle, with relatively mild winters and hot summers. In addition, it is situated on the Northern flyway