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Provence

Robertet, Provence, French Riviera

During a quick tête-à-tête with the master perfumer at 169-year-old fragrance and flavour company Robertet, we get a whiff of what it took for the native Grassois to make a name for himself in a place that has been considered as the perfume capital of the world since the 17th century
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Provence, Photographer-blogger Emilie Joly Johnson

Provencal Vignettes

Text and photographs by Emilie Joly Johnson

When visiting Provence, prepare to step into another realm, says photographer-blogger Emilie Joly Johnson who has moved to the French region, family in tow, from New York....
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Chateau La Coste, Southern France

Amongst the perfect light and gentle landscape of Provence and all the gems that Southern France offers, Verve discovers the Chateau La Coste, in the depths of the verdant countryside, seamlessly blending vineyards with masterful pieces of art
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Provence, France
November 19, 2012

Feasting on Provence

Text and Photographs by Shirin Mehta.

Driving through the countryside of Provence in the south of France, with her family, Verve discovers a land of bounty, freshness, amazing flavours and wonderful food. In between the platters of gastronomic delights and hours spent at the markets, she also takes in some historic sights and breathtaking natural vistas
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