Avignon is a commune in the Vaucluse department in southeastern France. The city is well known for its Palais des Papes (Palace of the Popes), where several popes and antipopes lived from the early 14th to early 15th centuries.
Orange is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. It has a primarily agricultural economy. It is located about 21 km (13 mi) north of Avignon. It is the warmest city in France in terms of average temperature.
The following is a list of the 151 communes of the Vaucluse département, in France. (CAA) Agglomeration community of Greater Avignon, created in 2001, also partially in the Gard department. (CAC) Agglomeration community of Ventoux Comtat Venaissin, created in 2003. (CAP) Agglomeration community of Pays d'Aix-en-Provence, created in 2001, most of it being in the Bouches-du-Rhône department.
Carpentras is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. It stands on the banks of the Auzon, a tributary of the Ardèche River. As capital of the Comtat Venaissin, it was frequently the residence of the Avignon popes; the Papal States retained possession of the Venaissin until the French Revolution. Nowadays, Carpentras is a commercial center for Comtat Venaissin and is famous for the truffle markets held from winter to early spring.
Oppède is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. It is in fact two villages: Oppède-le-Vieux ("the old" in French), built against the Petit Luberon and dating back to the 12th century, and Oppède-les-Poulivets ("nice view" in Provençal), today known as "le village", down in the valley. The old village, build on a rocky hill, has narrow streets. In winter, the Petit Luberon starts casting its shadow early in the afternoon.
Mondragon is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. It is known primarily for the large dam of Donzère-Mondragon across the Rhône River named for it and the town of Donzère.
Roussillon is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Roussillon lies within the borders of the Parc Naturel Régional de Luberon. In the French natural regional parks, new economic activities may be developed only if they are sustainable. It is noted for its large ochre deposits found in the clay surrounding the village. Ochres are pigments ranging from yellow and orange to red.
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