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L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue: Of Weekend Market and Waterwheels

If you ever find yourself in Avignon and are looking for a worthwhile thing to do or place to visit, you may want to look up L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue. With a 1 hour bus ride that takes you right at the periphery of the town center, going there is as easy as it gets. We coincided our… Continue reading L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue: Of Weekend Market and Waterwheels

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Lovely Lourmarin

It was 8:30 in the morning when we alighted at our first “Most Beautiful Villages of France” destination. It was a Friday and we coincided our (very short) visit with the Lourmarin Market Day. With our luggages in tow, we headed towards the center of the village. Our first impression of the village: QUIET. It… Continue reading Lovely Lourmarin

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Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style

Are you someone like me who loves to bring home knick-knacks from my travels, as personal souvenir and as gifts to family and friends? If so, then I know that a lot of research is being made on what to bring home and where to purchase. And what is the guaranteed best place to find one? Markets,… Continue reading Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style