Goult & the Luberon!

One of the perks of blogging is that you meet some interesting and fun people!

I had met a great Canadian couple in Nice last year via Facebook, and they invited us to visit them this summer while they were staying in Goult.  I had previously visited Lacoste, Bonnieux, and Lourmarin, but so it was that we drove to the Luberon and had a long weekend visit and sightseeing stay with Teresa of French Provençal Touch with a Twist and her husband, Adam.  Gordes, Menerbes, Isle-sur-la Sorgue, Goult, and the Château de la Canorgue (the setting in the film “A Good Year,” which was based on the book, “A Year in Provence” by Peter Mayle) were our target areas.  Browsing through Goult’s annual brocante market and antique stalls in Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, enjoying the regional foods and rosé wines, getting to know our hosts, and even dancing salsa & bachata with the hostess in the courtyard (did I mention enjoying the rosé wines?) made for a wonderful and memorable stay. We can’t wait to make this an annual friendship event and look forward to visiting the Luberon again next summer with them – I should take my dance shoes next time, although they wouldn’t do well in the gravel!





8 thoughts on “Goult & the Luberon!

  1. Miss Diane says:

    Les souvenirs en bonne compagnie sont toujours les plus beaux!

  2. Helen Tugman says:

    Wonderful, read this eating an egg sandwich We love that area also Thank you H Tugman

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  3. Teresa says:

    Love your post Kim, since the filing is mutual!!! Looking forward to next summer, to our dancing on the gravel……Don’t forget our singing (with the help of the rosé of course), we even got a standing ovation by our neighbours over the back stone fence!! We had such a great time and we’re thankful for the chance we had to get to know you both a bit more. “Hear”, “Hear” to a wonderful friendship!!! Xoxo

  4. frenchgardenhouse says:

    What fun! Everything looks lovely, the food, oh my! Sharing it all with friends, new and old is what makes it even better.

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