l’Isle sur la Sorgue – Antiques Fair + B&B

Antiques Festival poster

In the attractive town of l’Isle sur la Sorgue (84 Vaucluse, Provence PACA) to the east of Avignon there will be  a big  Antiques Fair 10 – 13 April 2020 (Foire Internationale Brocante & Antiquités) and again in  August (floating market): 13 – 16 August 2020

There is an Antiques market in the town on Thursday and Sunday mornings in summer, and the town has built its reputations as one of the best places for Antiques throughout the whole of France. But there is much more to the place than that – as the name implies the  town is surrounded buy the waterways of the River Sorgue – creating a wonderfully cool atmosphere when the Provencal sun is at its hottest – with bridges, watermills – and there is also a Provençal market in the medieval centre of the town.

Unless you are going there for the Antiques avoid the market days and enjoy this old Provençal town without the crowds – go to one of the waterside cafés or restaurants and indulge in the charm and atmosphere of the place.

Le Clos Violette B&B l'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
Le Clos Violette B&B l’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

For more info see Maison de Tourisme
Place de la Liberté 84800 L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

For more on the fair see www.foire-islesurlasorgue.com/

B&Bs, self-catering and hotels in l’Isle sur la Sorgue such as the Le Clos Violette B&B– a 17th century mansion, in the centre of Isle-sur-la-Sorgue – relax in the shade of the garden’s 100-year old lime tree or use the heated indoor pool!

For more info on this Provence B&B see Clos Violette B&B

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