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2011, 2017

Château de Bourgane

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Despite living here over ten years we continue to make great discoveries!
Château de Borgane is on the road leading from Apt to Saint Saturnin Les Apt.

The Chateau dates to 1775 and was probably one of the most important houses in the village with its impressive park like gardens which are open to the public at […]

611, 2017

Another month has flown past

November 6th, 2017|0 Comments

October saw warm temperatures and almost zero rainfall, this year has been the mildest and driest since we moved here in 2006. The late summer and early autumn is one of our favourite times of the year.

110, 2017

It’s October already !

October 1st, 2017|0 Comments

October is here and what better time to look back on the last few months to include some great photos and tips on places to visit and activities when you are next holidaying here. 

The view on the D943 towards Sault and Mont Ventoux 

It’s been a very hot summer which really kicked into full strength on […]

3009, 2017

Autumn update

September 30th, 2017|0 Comments

It’s the 30th September and our final changeover weekend of this years season in our gites.

I’m conscious my blog hasn’t been updated recently or as frequently as in the past however with so much social media to cover its hard finding time to cover every angle! Facebook, Instagram and twitter demand regular updates and then […]

2808, 2017

Great hiking

August 28th, 2017|0 Comments

The heat of summer is finally easing which means it’s the perfect weather to get out and walk, there are so many paths and routes straight out of our gates. This walk we do regularly, it’s just under 9 kilometers and takes less than 2 hours.

2008, 2017

Saignon – a quaint village!

August 20th, 2017|0 Comments

High above the Eastern side of Apt with views of the Mont Vaucluse mountains and Mont ventoux the village of Saignon is well worth exploring -gorgeous buildings, the ramparts, amazing views- go and enjoy …