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Tour de France comes to the Cote d’Azur.

The Tour de France 2013 will be visiting the Cote d’Azur this year. Tuesday 2nd July there will be the excitement of the time trial in Nice itself. A 25km sprint against the clock. Be sure to get here early to take your place on the route.

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Visiting Lambesc

Chateau de la Barben In the pretty village of Lambesc, one finds the Scheduled Monument of Chateau de la Barben.  The property was built before the year 1000 was for many centuries in the ownership of the Ponteves family.  Later it became the home of the Marquis de Forbin and remained so exceptionally for almost […]

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