Panier of Plenty

Far from ‘April in Paris’

As I drove up the mountain road to Mas Coste this morning, Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong sang about ‘the many charms of Paris in the springtime’. Here in the South, the Mediterranean coast is in bloom: wild lavender, thyme, rosemary and griffes de sorcières (carpobrotus) carpet the cliffs of the Côte Vermeille…

Sentier littoral

Sentier littoral

Walking towards Paulilles

Walking towards Paulilles

Griffes de sorcières

Griffes de sorcières

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This entry was published on April 21, 2015 at 4:23 pm. It’s filed under Adventure, Antipodean, Catalan, Country Life, Country Living, Environment, Europe, Ex Advertising Creative, Expat, France, French Culture, Hiking, Landscape, Languedoc Roussillon, Leisure, Life, Lifestyle, Living in France, Marine, Mediterranean, Nature, New Zealander in France, Photography, Pyrénées, Pyrénées-Orientales, Randonnées, Seasons, South of France, Spring, Thoughts and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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