Wine tourism in the Dentelles de Montmirail with Rhonea

Rhonea is the name for both the cooperative wine cellars at Beaumes-de-Venise and Vacqueyras, two Rhône Valley vintages. Their assets? The production of several appellations and types of wine –among which the famous sweet white Muscat-, the breath-taking scenery of the Dentelles de Montmirail, their beautiful modern and bright wineries […]

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The Manguin Distillery in Avignon: cheese dishes and spirits

For nearly 60 years, the Manguin Distillery has been producing spirits in its large copper stills, according to the traditional methods. It first made its name with brandy made with Williams pears from Barthelasse, the island on the Rhone where the distillery is located, just opposite Avignon. Since then production […]

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Avignon 2015: reopening of the Lambert Collection, Luminessences sessions in English

New in Avignon in 2015: the Collection Lambert, one of the finest contemporary art collections in France, re-opens after being closed for a year and a half for works, with a floor space doubled. Les Luminessences Sound and Light show, which offers a powerful 3-D vision of the history of […]

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Wine Tourism in Vacqueyras

Vacqueyras’s winemaking cooperative, Les Vignerons de Caractère, is making a name for itself once again for its fine-quality wine tourism services in a light, colourful and contemporary setting: regularly scheduled wine tasting for individual visitors and for groups by appointment, pairing food and wine, discovering the different terroirs of Vacqueyras, […]

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