What is wrong with the south of France?

To cheer up a cold January evening, I thought I’d reblog of of my favourite posts from my friend Margaretha’s blog. Who knows, it might inspire some of you to plan a little retreat for next summer!

Margaretha Montagu's Workshops and Books

You must wonder why we decided to buy our farm, Les Sources Sacrées, here in the south of France where we host our Equine Guided Meditation Retreats, because it is really not a very attractive region.

Equine Guided Self-improvement

The landscape is flat and uninteresting.

mountains

Nothing much ever happens.

tour-de-france

The food is not particularly good.

paella

The people are quiet and withdrawn.

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There are few wild open spaces left.

hiking

The wine selection is limited.

wine

The weather is boring.

sunflowers

The roads are congested with traffic.

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It’s just not a very relaxing place.

Equine Guided growth and meditation

There is nowhere you can go for a quiet walk…

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…or sit quietly and meditate.

Equine Guided Growth 4

It is over-populated, there are people everywhere…

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…you never get a moment to yourself.

Equine Guided Growth

What is wrong with the south of France? It is just not the place to go to if you are looking for a peaceful, relaxing holiday far from the maddening crowds, where…

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