Tag Archives: Bedoin

Pizza in the Vaucluse: No Coupons, No Delivery, Just Fresh Provençal Taste

Provencal cuisine doesn’t depend entirely on elegance although cafes are less in number as are fast-food joints with the exception of populated towns as Avignon, Aix or Apt. As a respite from the haute bourgeois or the haute bohemian, pizza … Continue reading

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Oprah Winfrey Interviews Lance Armstrong: Imperishable Mont Ventoux Memories Fade to Black; He is a “Trider”

“C’est une performance” – remark of French artist upon viewing first segment of Armstrong interview with Oprah Winfrey “C’était trop beau pour être vrai” – Comment overheard at a café after Armstrong stripped of 7 Tour de France titles On … Continue reading

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GORDES WINE FEST: THREE CLASSY WINERIES

Château Valcombe A winery to watch. Possessing a heritage of producing some of the best wines in the region, the Château Valcombe changed ownership with the arrival of Luc and Cendrine Guénard. Since 2000, the domaine was owned by Paul … Continue reading

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RESTAURANTS: MENERBES AND BEDOIN

For dining in Ménerbes in the heart of the Luberon or in Bedoin at the foot of Mount Ventoux, here are the tables to book for superior “quality to price” value in these villages. Café Veranda, Ménerbes (BCB) Super place … Continue reading

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