Roussillon

Roussillon

Population: 1300 Distance from Uzès: 86 kms (1-1/2 hours) Market Day: Thursday morning I have lost count of the number of times that I have visited Roussillon over the years, but I never grow tired of seeing the amazing red ochre cliffs and the canyon of vertical...
Gordes

Gordes

Population:  approx. 2130 Distance from Uzès: 76 km (1- 1½ hours) Market Day: Tuesday morning Gordes is one of the most photographed villages in France along with Roussillon. The limestone houses all seem to be built and stepped  into the rock on the one side of the...
Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

Just a short drive from L’Isle-sur-la -Sorgue is the delightful town of Fontaine-de-Vaucluse where the source of the River Sorgue which encircles the former is to be found cascading noisily through the valley. It is a beautiful intense emerald colour and popular with...
St. Quentin la Poterie

St. Quentin la Poterie

Population: approximately 3000 Distance from Uzès: 5km Market day: Friday Literally 10 minutes from Uzès is the lovely town of St Quentin La Poterie which has been synonymous with pottery artisans since the 14th century and enjoys an excellent reputation in the world...
Lussan

Lussan

Population : approximately  500 Distance from Uzès : 19km Lussan is a small but very pretty perched village just a short drive from Uzès which was awarded “Village of Character” label along with Barjac and Vézénobres by the tourism authority. Whilst not much remains...

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