Artisanat des tranchées 1914-1918
Châteaurenard - Cultural place
More than 1,000 items from the 1914-1918 war have been brought together in the home of Mme Maryse Dupont. Mme Dupont has a passionate interest in the First World War and has recreated an entire era with her impressive collection of items, each one more amazing than the last, including lighters made from cartridges and coins.
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Collection privée de l'artisanat des tranchées 1914-1918
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Where to stay
Le Mas Vieux
Monastère du 13ème siècle avec chambres cosy et spacieuses de 35m2 à 80m2 en duplex. Petit déjeuner gourmand inclus : composé de viennoiseries, pâtisseries, pain bio, yaourts, fromages et jus d'orange pressé, le tout entièrement fait maison. Relaxez-vous dans notre couloir de nage de…
Mazet Des Pins
Independent apartment in host's garden. Ground floor: living room / kitchen, shower room with toilet. First floor: two bedrooms with 1 double bed. 2 single beds in the mezzanine. TV+DVD. Patio with garden furniture, gas barbecue and swimming pool. Cot available upon request. Air conditioning.…
Le Saint Pons
The Gîte 'Saint-Pons' is situated half-way between Avignon and Arles, in the country, very well fit-out, adjoining the owners' provencal house, with private courtyard of 200 sq.m. You can relax on the terrace in the shade of the hackberry and access to a the shared enclosed swiming-pool (11m x…
Mme et M. Crouzet
Set apart from the village, on the road to Saint Rémy, a long drive lined with plane trees leads the guests to a 17th century Mas facing the Alpilles, where Eve, David and Lucie offer you a simple welcome. Independent fully equipped kitchen for your use, garden furniture.
Le Mas du Gui - Maison de Famille
Le Mas de Gui est composé de 3 gîtes confortables et modernes à 2km du centre dans un environnement calme. 'La Maison de Famille" de 30m2 plus mezzanine, avec chambre coin salon et cuisine et salle de douche à l'italienne. Belle terrasse avec table et chaises pour chaque gîte. Barbecue…
In the small village of Eyragues, halfway between St Remy de Pce and Avignon, in the countryside, small renovated cottage, well fit-out, adjacent to the owners'villa, 10 minutes walking from the village. Ground floor: living room/kitchen (sofa-bed/2 pers.), TV. 1 bedroom (1 double bed).…
Mas De Rey
In the countryside between Avignon and St Rémy de Provence, former renewed mas with 3 rooms with independent entrance. You will like the terrace shaded by plane tree, the rose garden in front of parking lot, the swimming pool (enclosed - 10x5 m - of 10/05 in 10/09) with its fountain, without…
Things to do
EURL Michel Tessier
Autodidacte, Michel Teissier crée depuis 2013 aussi bien des objets du quotidien (portes clés, des dessous de plats, des plaques murales..) que des oeuves d'art en inox brossé. Les thèmes peuvent varier sur la Provence, la Camargue ou des sujets contemporains. Il les personnalise à la…
Boulangerie-pâtisserie FASSY DE PROVENCE
In the Maillane area, Fassy breads and fougasses have been made with passion and skills passed down from father to son over six generations. Traditional breads in many different forms, kneaded with the best flours. Sweet and savoury fougasses: the main part of the traditional thirteen desserts.
Provence Quad Location
Adult and child mountain bike rental. Organisation of quad biking tours and tastings accompanied by a state-certified guide. Discover the Baux de Provence Valley and the Alpilles. Accessible to all with a driver’s license and a minimum of 6 years for passengers. 1-3 hour or half day tours for…
Museum Frédéric Mistral
The poet Frédéric Mistral (1830-1914) lived in Maillane, where he composed all his work; in 1904 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was also the founder of the Félibrige association. The house where he lived from 1876 until his death on 25 March 1914 has retained the authentic…
MISTRAL ENTREPRISES, Ets COMBE
For three generations this family-run business, with more than sixty years' experience in Camargue reeds, has been producing and distributing mats originally used to protect crops from the cold. Today, times have changed and other uses have been found; our reed mats are now used for covering…
Barrage des Peïroou
Saint Rémy de Provence
Le Lac de Peïroou est un lac artificiel à proximité de Saint Rémy de Provence, au coeur des Alpilles. Le lac se termine par un petit barrage joignant 2 falaises. L'étendue d'eau est peu fréquentée des touristes, et permet de se reposer l'été à l'ombre de la pinède. C'est également un…
Where to eat
LE PRE GOURMAND
Le Pré Gourmand is a huge contemporary restaurant which opens onto the meadow. A discreet, efficient place ideal for having a break. Patrick Léonce's cuisine is creative, colourful and full of emotion and contrasts, but it remains authentic, highlighting each of the regional products used. What…
Located in the centre of Maillane, where author Frédéric Mistral - a fervent defender of Provencal traditions - was born, this is what you could call a "great little place". The owner is warm and welcoming and so is his food. Mistral would have been proud of this tribute to fresh and local fare…
Art de Vivre
The 'Calanques' – Genuine little corners of paradise!
The sun's rays are warming you through the pine trees, but you will not know if the summer is here until you hear THE CICADAS!
Finer by the year, Provence's rosés are chic, casual and loved by all
When we talk about the South of France, what's the first thing we think of? The MEDITERRANEAN SEA! (and the sun of course – it's all part of the package).