Joys of Cycling to Local Brocante Markets in the Vaucluse
As you have probably gathered by now we tend to enjoy spending our time in France cycling, visiting brocante markets, vide greniers and drinking coffee, with the days passing by in a blur and us inevitably falling into bed each evening tired and satisfied after the day’s activities.
There are certainly worse ways of spending our days, so you can imagine the delight when we get to do all 3 favourite things at once.
Continue reading here for Julie’s descriptions (and photos) of the brocantes that they visit in the Luberon and Vaucluse from Menerbes to Les Beaumettes to Isle sur la Sorgue in search of home decor items for their upcoming renovation.
The only issue with scouring these flea markets and antique sales with your bicycle in tow is planning how you might get your purchases back home. Did we mention that they live at the top of a steep hill?
Brocantes and Antique Fairs in Provence
This website has a list of vide greniers and brocantes in the Bouches du Rhone.