Lavender blooming along the pedestrian approach to Oppede-le-Vieux
Roussillon is known for its ochre hills and pottery.
Ochre is mined from these cliffs,
which range from greenish-gold to red
Art using ochre pigments
The art school at Lacoste
High atop Lacoste is the ruins of the chateau of the Marquis de Sade
Les Baux de Provence is the namesake of bauxite.
This gite, or farm house, outside Menerbes looks completely pastoral,
until you notice the swimming pool.
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