The Country of Provence.

"Qu'a vist Paris, se noun a vist lo prouvençu, pou dire: n'ai rèn vist"

  Saint Tropez,

famous little Provencal village, which is no longer present, nestled on the edge of the Mediterranean. Randomly on your walks, you will discover fishermen, bowling, markets, luxury and traditional shops, cafes, nightclubs and restaurants.

   Cassis, its beach and creeks,            

Nestled in a natural setting where pine forests, ocher or white rocks, vineyards of plain and terraces that stretch to the Mediterranean Sea, Cassis is protected by two monuments of nature that are Cap Canaille (more high maritime cliff of Europe) glowing in mistral weather and the Calanques of white limestone.

  Brégançon,
 
It is in one of the most beautiful sites of Bormes the Mimosas and in edge maritime, that is the vineyard of the Castle of Brégançon on the production area of the coasts of Provence.

Port Cros, Porquerolles, Ile du Levant,
 
Real gardens placed on the sea,
the islands of gold, off the Var coast, are a paradise for lovers of peace and nature. Terrestrial and underwater fauna and flora and mild climate combine to make this archipelago an enchanting place.

     

La sainte Baume,
 
The massif of Sainte Baume (Provençal baoumo = cave) owes its name to the famous cave where according to the tradition Sainte Marie Madeleine would have stayed during more than thirty years indulging in the penitence and the contemplation. Located at the end of the cliff, on the north slope of the chain, it is since the 11th century a high place of Christianity and pilgrimage. It has seen many pilgrims, famous people: kings, queens, popes or simple anonymous and still attracts many visitors. Sainte Baume is the sacred mountain of Provence.

 

La Sainte Victoire,

Symbol of Provence, like Mont Ventoux and Sainte Baume, a signal from the Pays d'Aix, Cézanne's favorite motif, the Sainte-Victoire mountain rises to 1011 m.

 

 

Walks and hikes :

  • Walks Nature and Discoveries, Fauna and Flora of Sainte Baume.
  • The paths of the Sacred in the footsteps of Saint Mary Magdalene of Saint Maximin to Sainte Baume.
  • The paths of the Castles.
  • The paths of the Water.
  • The Aix-en-Provence painters' paths, from Cézanne to Vasarely.

Festivals:

  • Week of the Guitar Plan Aups Sainte Baume.
  • Festival of lyrical art of Aix en Provence.
  • Festival of Saint Maximin Baroque in Provence .....
  • The musical nights of Mazaugues.
  • International Piano Festival La Roque d'Anthéron