MARKETS OF PROVENCE
They take place almost in every villages and towns, generally for the morning, an offer to the vistor an authentic spectacle.
A lot of farmers sell their own products : fruits, vegetables, honey, eggs, olive oil...
You can also find people selling delicatessen, all kind of saucages, cheeses (mainly the goat cheeses in Provence), biscuits...
The market is usually the centre of life in a village, where everybody meets and chat about everyday's life, not only elderly people but also the ones who enjoy a peaceful real countryside life, at their pace... the traditional way of life in Provence
They are so colorfull, with nice smells, that you would like to taste and buy everything...
These are the most importants, among others :
Monday : Cadenet, Cavaillon, Forcalquier
Tuesday : Aix en Provence, Avignon, Cucuron, Gordes, Vaison la Romaine, Eyguières, Tarascon, Aigues Mortes
Wednesday : Saint Rémy de Provence, Cassis, Saut, Salon de Provence, Trets
Thursday : Aix en Provence, Isle sur Sorgue, Orange, Ménerbes, Roussillon
Friday : Lourmarin, Bonnieux, Pertuis, Châteauneuf du Pape, Fontvieille, Salon de Provence, Les Saintes Maries de la Mer, Cassis
Saturday : Aix en Provence, Apt, Le Thor, Saint Rémy de Provence, Arles, Uzès, Manosque
Sunday : Ansouis, Isle sur la Sorgue, Pélissanne, Aigues Mortes