Adventurer's Index, France, Galleries The Signs of Provence Posted on July 28, 2014March 7, 2018Author Slowlanefrance Signs sell a brand and an image (Aix-en-Provence). But they also give insight into a culture (“Think of us, drive gently,” reads this Lourmarin sign.). By an Ansouis parking spot: “If you want my place, take my disability also.” Those cultural messages don’t always rely on the native tongue.. (Aix) “Here is better to what’s opposite”” (L’Isle sur la Sorgue) Here Cezanne painted (Aix) Welome to a veritable artisan (Aix market) The allure of Provence’s special marzipan-like candies (Aix) Used book store (Aix) Bike trail in the Luberon Marseille’s magnificent new MUCEM, a museum of the Mediterranean Arles billboard Aix market Aix market Aix market Aix market Country road above Aix My namesake! (No, I’m not related) The headlines paint storm clouds (Aix) Who says public bathrooms are hard to find? (Camarque) Apt baker Dixieland at night in Aix park during the annual night of European museums. A sign that’s seen better days in Nice.