A walk in Provence, part 3
Jun 4, 2011Public
Photo: The next morning we're back on the trail, headed to Bonnieux.
Photo: Today we pass yellow fields (moutard?) ...
Photo: ... and vineyards.
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Photo: We also get good views of Mt. Ventoux, the highest mountain in Provence.
Photo: At lunchtime we reach the village of Lacoste ...
Photo: ... dominated by the Marquis de Sade's ruined castle  ...
Photo: ... and his memory.
Photo: After lunch at the Cafe Sade, we climb to the castle.
Photo: This deserted stone village is ...
Photo: ... perhaps slightly sinister?
Photo: Or is it just my imagination?
Photo: At the castle, the door is shut (fine with me) ...
Photo: Let's move on.
Photo: Leaving Lacoste, we head for ...
Photo: ... Bonnieux.
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Photo: It's a lazy afternoon ...
Photo: ... and we take time to ...
Photo: ... smell the flowers ...
Photo: ... some of them quite unfamiliar.
Photo: We reach Bonnieux and our inn at 4 pm.
Photo: The next morning, red light gives warning:
Photo: Rain coming.