- a department in SE France. 1382 sq. mi. (3580 sq. km). Capital: Avignon.
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Pilgrims to Vaucluse must be prepared to pay dear for the privilege.The Roof of France
But alas, the weather will not permit of our visiting Vaucluse.Travels in France during the years 1814-1815
This was the crude state of mind in which I determined to go, at any risk, to Vaucluse.
I lost no time in perceiving that I could not have come to Vaucluse at a better moment.
It is a part of the merit of Vaucluse indeed that it is as much as possible a surprise.
- a department of SE France, in Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur region. Capital: Avignon. Pop: 517 810 (2003 est). Area: 3578 sq km (1395 sq miles)
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