Roussillon is a must-see village in Provence. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, it sits on one of the larges ochre deposits in the world.
A most impressive display of ochre cliffs are easily visible from the entrance to the village, carved and weathered over the centuries
A village to be explored on foot, through narrow paths between glowing ochre buildings.
The facades of the village houses are all shades of red, orange, purple and yellow, echoing the natural beauty which lies beneath.
Brightly painted shutters in pale blues and minty greens make this charming village even more enchanting and photogenic.
For more information about this stunning village, visit the Roussillon village site.
Image credit: Chez Pluie