Articles written by: Wendy VanHatten

Carrieres du Lumieres
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Carrieres du Lumieres

Carrieres de Lumieres By Wendy VanHatten When visiting the village of Les Baux-de-Provence, we were told to visit the old quarry. “Go to the light show. It is in the old quarry. You’ll see Picassos there. It’s amazing.” A light show in an old quarry? With Picassos? Seems interesting, and […]

Parfumerie Experience
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Parfumerie Experience

Parfumerie Experience in Saint Remy do Provence by Wendy VanHatten The appeal of perfume is that it is at once ephemeral and empowering…~ Mary Gaitskill Traveling is experiencing. At least, it is for me. So, when in Saint Remy de Provence I decided to make an appointment at a parfumerie. A […]

Agay…Glad We Discovered This Place
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Agay…Glad We Discovered This Place

At first glance, Agay, France could be a beach town in any number of countries. There’s a mostly sandy beach dotted with beach towels, sun worshippers, and kids playing in the sand and water. Bright sun bounces off the clear blue water, creating a backdrop worthy of a postcard. Simple, […]

An Electric Desert?
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An Electric Desert?

The Electric Desert Experiences in the desert are interesting. Succulents and cacti, both large and small, look different from dawn to dusk. Desert blooms offer a whole other look to the sometimes-barren landscape. Visiting the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix promised to be interesting since we were going at night. […]

La Quinta Arts Festival…A Sight For Your Eyes
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La Quinta Arts Festival…A Sight For Your Eyes

You really do need to see it to believe it. La Quinta Arts Festival has been ranked the #1 Fine Art and the #1 Fine Craft festival in the nation. Strolling the grounds, the setting couldn’t be more beautiful. Green grass, a lake in the middle with its own Island […]

Are You Flying With Your Pet?
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Are You Flying With Your Pet?

When I travel, I see other travelers with dogs. Some are in carriers. Some on leashes. Some are definitely service dogs. Others are pets. I’ve often wondered what you do if you have a dog in an airport terminal. I found several airports with places for your furry pooch. There […]

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