The Simple Charms of L’Isle sur la Sorgue

The Provençal town of L’Isle sur la Sorgue

Before I stayed in the world’s most idyllic country farmhouse/villa, Le Petit Hôpital, I’d never even heard of the Provençal town of L’Isle sur la Sorgue. But since the house was a mere five minutes down the road from the center of town, it wasn’t long before I discovered this small, watery city’s many delights.

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Swanning Around a Villa in Provence

Le Petit Hôpital, a countryside villa in Provence

Ever stayed in an 8-bedroom, 9-bath Provençal villa set along a quiet village backroad, beside an apple orchard in the South of France?

No, neither had I…until this past May.

Now I get why a villa stay is a truly wonderful vacation idea. And not just for the bragging rights, either.

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