How fortunate are we to be born in Australia where our major conflicts were outside our boundaries. Our young men fought for King and Motherland elsewhere to seek adventure and to see the world.
|St Remy lies north of Arles and east of Tarascon.|
The Apilles mountains surround the town on the outskirts.
|Sue looks from her kitchen window.|
|Van Gogh spent his latter years at St Remy producing a major part of his most famous work here.|
|Starry Night by Vincent.|
|St Remy was the early home of Nostradamus - this portrait painted by his son.|
|The Nostradamus fountain.|
|St Remy has a few of the ancient Ports or entrances still existing.|
|Parts of Glanum that were always visible - the actual settlement is across the road in a lower lying area and wasn't discovered until 1921.|
|It offered a windless area as the warm Provence sun was setting.|
|I found this hanging on a wall in a small lane way of St Remy.|
This would be our home for the next week - what would St Remy and the surrounding areas of Provence offer us? Visit next Wednesday.