Tag Archives: Aix-en-Provence

Côté Bastide – Aix en Provence, France

I have discovered and shared rare finds in Aix en Provence, and sadly realize over time that curated independent boutiques are often succeeded. This April, a stroll through the Mazarin neighborhood on the South side of the Cours Mirabeau comforted me. Welcome to Coté Bastide. Depuis plusieurs années, je partage mes … Continue reading

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Aix-en-Provence, encore et encore

Here we are again, back from Aix-en-Provence, with more addresses to share (Honey, don’t you think we should consider moving?). De retour une fois de plus (dit Chéri, tu ne crois pas qu’on devrait s’y installer?) avec quelques adresses pour … Continue reading

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Aix-en-Provence – Take three

Ah, the untiring charms of Provence – Côte d’Azur, home to lavender fields, sweet melons, plane trees, azure creeks, pétanque, deep blue skies, crickets and customary siestas… Ah la région PACA, ses odeurs, ses couleurs, ses saveurs, on ne s’en … Continue reading

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Château la Coste on the horizon – Provence, France

If you haven’t made plans yet for the summer and Provence is on your list of considerations, be sure to look into Château la Coste winery & arts centre. It’s worth the climb (30mn by car from Aix-en-Provence). Opened under … Continue reading

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Newly recommended, Aix-en-Provence – France

I am back from Aix-en-Provence, afresh with new places to add to my local rituals recently published. Charles: a cozy men’s boudoir with flare and a story. When asked why he named his boutique Charles (his name is Paul), the 25-year old … Continue reading

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Fun rituals in Aix-en-Provence, France

Here I am in one of my favorite places in the world: Aix-en-Provence. I have come to this formidable city – once home to Cezanne and Zola – countless times over the past decades and continue to be overjoyed. Whether … Continue reading

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