"PICASSO used to live and is burried there!" Vauvenargues by skydivefred

Vauvenargues Travel Guide: 10 reviews and 15 photos

Eastern countryside of Aix en provence

10 kms east of Aix, lies this peaceful, traditional, provencal village at the bottom of the famous Ste Victoire Mountain, a mountain that inspired the famous french painter Cézanne.

On the way to...

On the way to Vauvenargues, you'll have the opportunity to see, not far off Aix, some beautiful provencal houses....

... and really beautiful landscapes. Here is the Ste Victoire mountain painted many times by Cézanne.

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  • Pros:A flavour of Provence rural life not far off
  • Intro Updated Jan 1, 2004
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  • Kate-Me's Profile Photo
    Jan 10, 2005 at 5:28 PM

    Another great page Fred. I'm happy to find some I haven't seen before. Bonne annee! _ Amities, Kate

  • FOotFetish's Profile Photo
    Jan 27, 2004 at 5:53 AM

    how is the english teacher doing today?

  • aussiedoug's Profile Photo
    Jan 24, 2004 at 2:46 AM

    Another place I will have to add to my list to visit on my next trip to France! Thanks for the info' Fred. No skydiving at this place?

  • gosiaPL's Profile Photo
    Jan 1, 2004 at 5:24 AM

    It's a pity some of the Provence countryside is forbidden to people in the summer, for a good reason though... Nice page, would love to see more :-)

  • kiwi's Profile Photo
    Jan 1, 2004 at 3:46 AM

    Looking good! You really have got into VT now my friend. I'll be back soon, ok? Pam.


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