Gites at Mazan - Provence - Vaucluse

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Gastronomy is an «art the vivre» in the Comtat Venaissin, where the vegetables and fruts, such as Carpentras stawberries, the melons from Cavaillon, cherries, the asparagus, the truffles, the olives, the muscat grapes have all contributed to make the markets the Provence world famous.

The surrounding activities
From the mas, by walking or biking (on roads or high hill), many round trip with different interests are available (flora, old dried stones, typical villages, historical sites). Also bathing in the Salette Lake, 2 kms away, or bathing and walking in the bed of the Toulourenc River. And the sea is only 1h30 drive.
Also cliff climbing, or «accro branche».

Culture, patrimony and festivals
Avignon , Carpentras estivales, Vaison la Romaine, Orange, 25 km around la Boissière, it’s history that marches through the centuries.

The many leisure activities at la Boissiere
Farniente on the lounging chairs, table tennis game, pétanque, bikes (to rent in Mazan), swimming in the 8x4 pool, with a little bath for kids, protected by 2 alarms; walking through the vegetables or aromatic gardens.

The well furnished library is awaiting you, and why not a little sketching or painting with Anne Marie who is a fine arts lover !

Jean Paul and Anne Marie, Nougat and Nougatine the donkeys, Opy the dog, Mousse the cat, the hens and cocks, the many titmouses and wagtails, the greenfinches, the wild rabbits, the partridges, deers, foxes, and a wild boars… are expecting you in their little corner of paradise.