The Unexpected Benefits of Living in Rural South of France
Contributor blog post by Susana Iwase Hanson @Mirabeau Wine
We all have a good idea about the expected benefits of living in this Mediterranean region: the clean air, water, the relaxing slow-paced life with good wine and olive oil, the fantastic weather (so much sunshine!), and the outdoor markets full of organically grown produce…the list is long. And it really is that wonderful but I’ve noticed in the 15 years that I have lived here that there are some unexpected benefits too, that make it even more wonderful.
…Continue reading here to learn about Susana’s list of reasons to live in the South of France. She talks about seasonal food, cooking for family and enjoying life at a slower pace.
Susana is an American transplant who has lived in Provence for many years. In her words, “Lives in rural South of France where life is slow but beautiful and best of all wine is cheap.” When Susana is not busy with her young family, she is juggling work at the Marie de Cotignac, a property management business, and her successful Provence Living Cotignac.