Promenade en Provence ~2017, Day 11

The monastery of St. Paul de Mausole, just outside St. Remy, was to be our first stop. However, on the way …



IMG_6574 2


Then we had time to appreciate this special place, with a wing still used as a psychiatric treatment centre, where Van Gogh had spent a productive 10 months. Sadly, his demons were not cured.

IMG_6493 IMG_6495

The back garden was a beautiful surprise.

IMG_6542 IMG_6532


Putting on “the pose” (below) for us. :-)

IMG_6533 2

And, finally, we had poppies!

IMG_6525 IMG_6528

After a typical lunch at a boulangerie, we carried on to Les Baux, with a stop for this photo op of the village and castle ruin. We decided it was too hot to walk up into the village.IMG_6550 IMG_6557 IMG_6549

The cool cave of the Carrières de Lumières was a welcome relief. The show was spectacular.

IMG_6566 IMG_6571 2

An early arrival back to the hotel left time to relax by the pool.

And at the end of another awesome day … dinner, of course! This time back at Le Petit Chaudron where we’ve become the new favourites with Chef Pascal, Marie Carrol and Sarah.

IMG_7475 IMG_7477 IMG_7480 IMG_7483


2 thoughts on “Promenade en Provence ~2017, Day 11

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *