Gare de Lyon, the TGV pause
Gare de Lyon, the TGV rush
Frank and Helmut at the Avignon TGV Station
The breezeway leading to the back garden
Lavender in bloom
Yes, there is a pool
Dinner preparations begin with a trip to the farmer's market in Malaucene
Frank on the morning baguette run
Lunch with all the basic food groups included
Dinner on the terrace, the neighbor's vineyard adding ambience.
The more formal inside dinner (it was a birthday).
This is the house as it was when Helmut bought it nearly 20 years ago.
The day of the hike to the Dentelles.
Nearing the top of the Dentelles (Pat and Helmut)
Pat clings to the edge on our climb to Les Dentelles de Montelair
On our way home, a stop at the Gigondas tasting room
Helmut with the femmes fatales (Tina, Anja, Helmut, Pat and Christina) taken after dinner and before the opera).
Lucia at the Roman Amphitheater in Orange.