Elderhostel Les Baux the Luberon Tarascon St. Maries de la Mer Saint Remy Senanque

Elderhostel program in

Provence, France

Art of Living

September 2003


our host hotel in Arles


Janice Lert told us about Roman Arles

Photos of Roman Arles

Mosaics and sarcophagus


we joined the Rice Harvest Festival

More Photos of the Rice Harvest Festival


watched the riders guide the bulls through the Boulevard des Lices

Viewed the Market

Looked around Arles

and Provence



had meals at La Grignotte



Jacqueline Neujean told us about La Camargue


we met a Gardian on the Mas

Photos of the Camargue


had lunch on a Mas

Excursions to


Les Baux

Saintes Maries de La Mer


Saint Rémy

the Van Gogh story


moved on to Aix-en-Provence

Photos of Aix-en-Provence

Viewed Market Day


Joel Corre introduced us to the wines of Provence


an outdoor lunch in Aix at the Cafe la Verdun

Excursions to

the Luberon



went to Marseille

Viewed the Fish Market


where Pamela Morton told us about the old city

Photos of Marseille

Le Panier district


and had lunch by the Mediterranean Sea


John Engle helped us "Understand the French"


learned about French cheeses from Martine

Visited a local winery


and had a pleasant lunch in Cézanne country

Photos of Cézanne story

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