In this episode of the podcast, Annie Sargent and Elyse Rivin delve into the heart of Provence as they share their personal favorite villages in the Lubéron. Having explored this enchanting region in 2022 and 2023, they bring a fresh and insightful perspective to some of Provence's most captivating destinations.

Provence is overflowing with incredible places to visit, and the challenge often lies in choosing where to go. Annie and Elyse aim to simplify this decision by highlighting the 'must-see' villages amidst a long list of breathtaking spots in the Lubéron.

An essential aspect of their discussion includes practical travel tips, such as the best days to visit popular locations to avoid the crowds and the necessity of a car for exploring the Lubéron.

The episode features their top six villages, each selected for its unique charm and historical significance:

  1. Gordes: Known for its picturesque hilltop views and beautiful stone architecture.
  2. Les Bories: Famous for its ancient stone huts with a rich history.
  3. Roussillon: Remarkable for its vibrant ochre cliffs and earthy tones.
  4. Lacoste: Intriguing for its association with the Marquis de Sade and its captivating past.
  5. Oppède le Vieux: A medieval village with cobblestone alleys and a timeless atmosphere.
  6. Ménerbes: Celebrated for its quintessential Provençal lifestyle, artistic heritage, and vineyards.

Click play to join Annie and Elyse on this delightful journey through the Lubéron's most enchanting villages!

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