Maison Valvert: dreamy boutique hotel in the Provence

If you are looking for a place to stay in the Provence, look into Maison Valvert, a beautiful guesthouse owned by Belgian Cathy Herssens in the charming village of Bonnieux. Set in a restored farmhouse, Maison Valvert has a swimming pool, outdoor gardens for relaxing, and airy contemporary interiors. There’s also free Wi-Fi service. Rates […]

Au Ralenti du Lierre: affordable charming best and breakfast in the Provence

I have recently been posting articles about gorgeous boutique hotels in the Provence (Auberge la Feniere in Lourmarin and ¬†Maison sur la Sorgue in Isle sur la Sorgue) but they’re all a bit expensive, with prices starting at 150 EUR going up to over 300 EUR per night. What if you’re on a budget? Well, […]

Maison sur la Sorgue: boutique hotel in the heart of Isle sur la Sorgue (Provence)

Isle sur la Sorgue is one of the most popular towns to visit in the Provence for a good reason: it holds two international antiques fairs every year, one around Easter and another in August. If you miss them, don’t worry; there are small weekly antiques markets as well as a large number of antique […]

Reine Sammut РAuberge la Fenière: gourmet restaurant and boutique hotel in the Provence

If you are going to the Provence in the spring or summer, consider staying in the lovely village of Lourmarin, which was the home of French philosopher Albert Camus and where he is buried. Lourmarin is in the Luberon region of the Provence. It can be very touristy in the summer but don’t let that […]