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Provence Photo Workshop

Provence Photo Workshop

Purple colors in Provence – A Photographic journey among lavender fields Endless iconic fields of lavender in full bloom stretching to the horizon and perfectly manicured lines creating waves on the hilltops of the Plateau de Valensole, welcome to…


Weekend in Provence

My weekend in Provence. The first day I spent together with a very nice couple I got to know at La Vudèle. We went to Moustiers Sainte Marie where we visited the market, had the obligatory lavender ice cream…


Lavender is the Soul of Provence

The French writer, Jean Giono, once said “Lavender is the soul of Provence”, and I can nothing but agree. And I feel fortunate living in France and being close the the amazing lavender fields in Provence. In mid-July I…


Organic dinner in Provence

If Claudia would open up a restaurant in Paris you would have seen me there every single day. That’s how much I loved her food :-) On my last evening she had prepared a delicious risotto (that she had…


La Vudèle – Organic holidays in Provence

La Vudèle, the name of a small area close to the village Quinson but also the name of the house where I was staying during my holidays in Provence. In the photo above you can see the century-old farmhouse…

panama hat

Off to Provence !

Tomorrow morning I will be heading to Provence! What I have longed to make this trip! This handmade Panama hat I bought last weekend on the organic market in Paris will accompany me (and save my delicate scalp from…

Paris – photo tour

Learn how to master long exposure photography in Paris, the City of Light! Paris is a true playground for long exposure photography and you will not only have me as your guide taking you to perfect spots for capturing…

Breakfast at Hôtel Napoléon Paris
Hotels Paris

Hôtel Napoléon Paris

Hôtel Napoléon Paris Breakfast in bed in a suite with a view over the majestic l’Arc de Triomphe? As a guest at Hôtel Napoléon Paris, not only you’ll have l’Arc de Triomphe as your neighbour, if you’re into shopping,…



“As Rosemary is to the Spirit, so Lavender is to the Soul” Provence with its vast lavender fields sunset <3 We could say summer is officially is over and it has passed so fast. Perhaps because I never took…

Paris Restaurants and bistros

Tea Time at Costes

Hotel Costes with its delightful courtyard, THE place for not only late night dinners but also for a tea time break in the afternoon. With the antique statues overlooking from the French balconies, salmon coloured walls..and the green plants..I…

Paris Pâtisseries

Pâtisserie Gilles Marchal

Gilles Marchal, Master Chocolatier, Pastry Chef and also Glacier, opened his boutique a few months ago in Montmartre. From the region Lorraine and with a career at Plaza Athénée, l’Hôtel Le Bristol, l’Hôtel Crillon and Maison du Chocolat, to…

Gorges du Verdon

Gorges du Verdon

The Gorges du Verdon was definately one of the highlights during my holidays in Provence. Deep, wild and beautiful, the 21 km long Verdon river runs through breathtaking narrow rock walls. Hiking along it for a while before a…



On my last, and second day, I went for hiking. I followed a path from La Vudèle, passed by the village Quinson, heading to the Gorges du Verdon….. The beautiful village Quinson is situated in a valley surrounded by…

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