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The Art of Boules

The Art of Boules

Coming from the Provençal "Ped-tanca" meaning the game of planted feet, Pétanque, or Boules, is more than a sport, it’s a veritable French tradition. Inseparable from the singing accent of Southerners who play with passion throughout the year, this ancient practice is an important part of a genuine Provencal lifestyle.
Three Great Literary Classics About Provence

Three Great Literary Classics About Provence

L'Occitane presents essential reading for exploring Provence in literature. Let’s discover these books published throughout the world, where the region is represented in an inspiring and poetic way.
Smoothies: 3 Detox Juice Recipes for the End of Summer

Smoothies: 3 Detox Juice Recipes for the End of Summer

A real concentration of freshness and creaminess, the smoothie is the perfect way to enjoy the health benefits of fruits and flowers. With rose, rosemary, orange or bergamot, discover our three Provencal recipes for a vitamin enriched return to work!