Are we there yet?

The Langhe viewed from the top of the tower in Barbaresco.

“The vineyard landscapes of Langhe…offer panoramas of carefully cultivated hillsides, following ancient land divisions punctuated with buildings that lend structure to the visual space: hilltop villages, castles, Romanesque churches, farms, ciabots, cellars and storehouses for cellaring and for the commercial distribution of the wine in the small towns and larger towns on the margins of the vineyards”.  From: UNESCO World Heritage Centre 1992-2016

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Aix and The Great Sea Urchin Experiment

Still Life with Apples and a Pot of Primroses, Paul Cezanne, ca. 1890

“Fruits… like having their portrait painted. They seem to sit there and ask your forgiveness for fading. Their thought is given off with their perfumes. They come with all their scents, they speak of the fields they have left, the rain which has nourished them, the daybreaks they have seen.” – Paul Cezanne

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