Memories of Loveliness
This souvenir from France really pops in front of you and does so with a lovely green lushness that is sure to conjure up positive memories of your last trip to France, especially if you paid a visit to the always mesmerizing countryside. Is great if you would like a reminder of what vacationing is all about, discovery. Lavender works great to put forth this kind of idea as it isn't found anywhere and is a fairly fine representative of the loveliness that this planet can cultivate.
La Provence: Lavende country
Lavande is one of the Provence's darlings. In fact, it is one of the features that define the beautiful rural landscape of the French region. If interested in immersing in the lavande's country, the traveler will love Plateau de Valensole and Plateau de Sault in the Summer. The sight of large surfaces in blue will amaze even the casual visitor.
The locales know about the charms of lavende and offer the traveler the benefits of a close and real experience of the plant. They will tell you that the best is to drive along the backroads where you will also find exquisite places to spend the night and have a full countryside experience. There are also some emblematic sites that you might be interested to see such as the Abbaye de Senanque which is surrounded by lavende plantations. From July to August, the merry season, be sure to check the calendar of events as there are many shows and farmer's markets showcasing arts and crafts produced from lavender. There you will find some amazing textiles adorned with lavender as well as mesmerizing dried flower bouquets. All in all, this is a great travel souvenir to take back home.