Have you heard of the Witch Trials in Aix-en-Provence? Beginning in the early 1600’s, cases of nuns and priests under demonic possession ended in burning’s at the stake. The priest was “kindly” granted the mercy of strangulation before being burned to ashes. The hysterics quickly spread to other villages and parts of France.
“Les Ponts du mois de Mai” – French Holidays of the month May “Pont” means bridge in French. The space we are bridging here is the gap between the weekend that is created by a holiday (jour férié) mid-week.
Chapelle Saint-Gabriel Hike – Out and About Provence. One lazy Sunday afternoon while looking for inspiration and something to do, I decided to hike the area around “La Chapelle Saint Gabriel” with a friend of mine and her little one.
Parc Naturel des Alpilles Le Vallon des Glauges – Eyguières. Just a few quick photos from my late morning drive before getting back to work – I just couldn’t control the itch to get out and explore for at least a little while.