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Aix-en-Provence Centre Ville

Back home from 12 wonderful days in Provence. October is simply the perfect time to visit Southern France. The crowds are gone, the markets are busting with the fall harvest and the beaches are still busy. Many people are asking me "but what about Covid-19?" I'm...

Dee in Provence
Provence Travel

Love Luxurious Soaps? Why Not Indulge!

Have you ever experienced the excitement of wandering through a local village market in Provence? If you have, then you know the sheer pleasure of shopping at the stalls that sell French soaps (Vendeur de Savon). These stalls make it easy to fall in love with the...

Marseille Soap
Provence Travel

La Bise: The Secret to French Air Kissing

The famous French term “La Bise,” pronounced “la beez” is defined as an exchange of air kisses on each cheek. This greeting may be practiced on each side of the cheek, one or two times, and sometimes as many as four times per cheek, depending on where you live in...

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