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Aix-en-Provence

  • France

    Trekking in Provence: Sainte-Victoire Mountain

    Sainte-Victoire mountain is where Cézanne received inspiration for many of his landscapes and where Picasso is thought to have reached peak creativity. Though my artistic expression while trekking didn’t quite reach the level of these impressionist masters,…

    July 3, 2016
  • France

    Fountain spotting in Aix-en-Provence

    Once I learned Aix-en-Provence was nicknamed the city of a thousand fountains, I started keeping an eye out and it seemed like fountains were popping up everywhere we walked! Though there aren’t quite a thousand, there…

    May 13, 2016