Walking with Van Gogh


All around Paris there is a lot of beautiful picturesque villages. It’s widely known that impressionists preferred living around Paris to living in the center of the famous city. After living for 37 years of his life in Netherlands, Belgium, England and France Van Gogh found the peace in the heart of Auvers-sur-Oise, a village 30 kilometers to the north of Paris.


The Auberge Ravoux  was the last home of  that great painter. The site is a listed French historic monuments and the only place lived in by Van Gogh still surviving in its original state. In a small room that you can visit there is no much to see but there is lot to feel.


Auvers sur Oise

The city hall by Van Gogh

Only seventy days that Van Gogh  spent in Auvers-sur Oise were astonishingly prolific: the picturesque location, its inhabitants and surrounding countryside inspired him to paint more than seventy pictures!


The Auberge Ravoux



beautiful spring in a beautiful village :)

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The church immortalized by Van Gogh in 1890.

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Which one do you prefer? The red one is so funny ;)


Standing in the wheat field, one of  Van Gogh’s favorite motives in Auvers-sur-Oise


photo from http://www.picturalissime.com


The cemetery where the two brothers lie side by side.


Gone with the wind :D



The nearby Château d’ Auvers with its magical gardens.IMG_6929 IMG_6940 IMG_6949

This sweat broach in a form of a bow is a gift from PixelArt.

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At the end of your visit don’t pass by an old train- enter inside where you’ll found a marvelous library “La caverne aux livres”.IMG_6964 IMG_6967


  1. slike su ocaravajuce,a ti si prekrasna sa tim sesiricima :)

  2. Emina · · Reply


  3. prekjut :)

  4. Cinnamon and white chocolate · · Reply

    Predivno, kao i uvijek! Prekrasan post! Ovaj crveni šešir je kao da ga je radio Ludi Šeširdžija iz Alise… <3

    1. hehe i mene totalno podsjeca na Alisu ;)

  5. I have his quote tattooed on my arm, he was very cool to say the least. And crazy, I love that.:) But I didn’t know that that’s where he was burred… And that park is just phenomenal, I’d love to have a backyard like that!:D

  6. Dajana · · Reply

    Wow,predivne slike! Outfit preodličan :)


  7. predivne slike <3

  8. fayebullock · · Reply

    I’ve been meaning to go here for such a long time it looks like a wonderful trip you’ve inspired me to make it there as soon as I have a free weekend :) xx

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