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Author Topic: Dolce far niente - Once again!  (Read 323 times)

Luce

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Dolce far niente - Once again!
« on: August 12, 2017, 06:48:48 AM »
We're in Provence, South of France, doing nothing in particular.
Of course, there's the pool, the restaurants, the markets, the vineyards ..
A typical Hermy-and-Luce holiday.
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genie

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Re: Dolce far niente - Once again!
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2017, 07:19:20 AM »
We're in Provence, South of France, doing nothing in particular.
Of course, there's the pool, the restaurants, the markets, the vineyards ..
A typical Hermy-and-Luce holiday.

Is this your Autumn run for wine?   

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Re: Dolce far niente - Once again!
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2017, 11:36:34 AM »
That's my kind of vacation!  Enjoy!

Luce

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Re: Dolce far niente - Once again!
« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2017, 09:14:57 AM »
We're in Provence, South of France, doing nothing in particular.
Of course, there's the pool, the restaurants, the markets, the vineyards ..
A typical Hermy-and-Luce holiday.

Is this your Autumn run for wine?   

Whenever we go to France, it's a wine run. :fav310:
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