Blog – Inspiration for a holiday in the Provence

Come and find inspiration for a holiday in the Provence. Find out about things to do near Le Rêve Provençal in Mirabel-aux-Baronnies.

Join us on a journey of discovery through this diverse region.

New blogs are added regularly. Blogs about walks and bike rides, fun outings, activities for children and about, for example, the most beautiful Provençal villages.

Happy reading!

Margriet & Erwin

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Castles in the Provence

Castles in the Provence

The Loire region is known for its castles, but there are also many castles in the Provence. There are no fewer than 600 castles in the Drôme. In the immediate vicinity of Le Rêve Provençal you will find many castles,...

Things to do in the Provence August 2021

Things to do in the Provence August 2021

Also this month there is plenty to do in the surroundings of Le Rêve Provençal. Hereby our top 5 of things to do in the Provence August 2021. Tip 1 - Fête des vins et d’olive de Nyons 15 August from 5 pm up to 11 pm We...

The apricot and vineyards cycle route

The apricot and vineyards cycle route

The Drôme Provençale is a wonderful area for cycling. There are also many signposted cycling routes. One of those cycling routes is the Abricots et vignes or the Apricots and Vineyards cycling route. And the nice thing...

A pleasant walk from Piégon

A pleasant walk from Piégon

From our neighbouring village Piégon you can do a really pleasant walk. The name: Hameau des Géants, or the hamlet of the giants. This walk from Piégon starts at 3 kilometres from our gîte Le Rêve Provençal and has...

Why spend late summer in the Provence

Why spend late summer in the Provence

In this blog you will find an answer to the question: why should you spend late summer in the Provence? The Provence is extremely popular. Rightly so. But most tourists come mainly during the summer months. While it is...

Taking a dip in the Cascade d’Aubres

Taking a dip in the Cascade d’Aubres

What is better than enjoying wonderfully cool water on a hot summer day? Our tip: the Cascade d'Aubres. An easily accessible waterfall. And a nice outing to do with children. Exploring by bicycle Recently we had...