Interior of Church of Saint Jacques le Majeur, in Old Nice.
Laundry day in Old Nice.
One of the pole-sitting-man sculptues ponders the half-moon. Place Massena, Nice.
Nice's light rail train zooms past Place Messena at night.
Place Massena - Nice's main public square - lights up at night, including these strange statues of sitting men atop poles.
Couldn't resist snapping this one. Beach-watchers get a large smiley face, courtesy of local para-sailing boats.
Cool two-level carousel in Nice, right behind the Jazz Festival site.
The classic Provence hill town of Gordes - which we passed thru on the way back from the abbey.
Two of the monks from the Abbey take a stroll past their lavender fields.
Abbey Notre-Dame de Senanque - built in 1148 by Cistercian monks, set deep within a remote canyon and surrounding by acres of lavender.
Early morning view of Roussillon, just a block from our hotel.
The lovely village of Roussillon in Provence, early morning view.
The sun rises over a misty Luberon Valley in Provence. View from the walking trail in Roussillon.
A hot-air balloon takes flight for an early morning cruise in the Luberon Valley.
Sunset view of Roussillon.
Colorful buildings and narrow streets in Roussillon.
Church and grapevine-wall, in Roussillon.
A coloful painted garage door in Roussillon.