Luberon

Provence

Picture-perfect Provence, with wine

Our trip to Provence last summer was filled with times that Tom and I will always remember, times worthy of capture in a photograph—what...
Luberon

The Luberon

The Luberon, with its hilltop villages and light-blessed countryside evokes more than its share of nostalgia. It is the wild side of Provence, with...
Flavor memories from Provence

11 food memories from Provence

My memories from Provence are vivid, and at least for now, all from summertime travels there. They are mostly memories of the Luberon, with...
Sunday Lunch

Sunday Lunch

There's nothing quite like a leisurely afternoon spent with family and friends, sharing good food and conversation. In France, this happens just about every...
Cavaillon melon

A Michelin star shines in Cavaillon, France

A vine-ripened Cavaillon melon is fragrant, intensely flavored and juicy, its high sugar content adding sweetness to the fruit's floral aroma. From mid-summer to...
market day in Luberon

Every day is market day in Luberon

The farmer's markets of Southeast France are the epitome of summer goodness: fresh herbs, fruits and vegetables, beautifully presented and a pleasure to eat....
A Lavender Summer in Provence

A Lavender Summer in Provence

The color, texture and scent of summertime Provence have inspired generations of painters, writers and travelers. In June, we traveled to southern France with...