• 10 famous places in France to visit in 2018

    Famous places in France to visitIf you are looking for some famous places to visit in France during 2018, then here is a list of my 10 personal favourites. I am sure that I have missed off some obvious examples, but I have only included the places in France that I have

  • Arles tourism: things to see in Arles

    arles amphitheatreArles is famous for its short but memorable association with Vincent van Gogh. Van Gogh stayed in Arles for only 18 months yet during this time he produced some of his most famous paintings of landscapes and real life in and around Arles. Read more about Van Gogh and the

  • Best places to visit in France in 2018

    Places to visit in FranceI was recently asked by a client to provide a list of the best places to visit in France during his month long tour. He was already pretty familiar with Paris, but he wanted to explore the rest of the country. This was the list of 20 places in France to visit

  • Best South of France cities to visit

    beziers city southern franceThe South of France is home to some of the most picturesque cities in France to visit. Apart from the well-known cities such as Nice, Cannes and Marseille, you will find a wealth of beautiful French cities to visit. Outside of the summer, a visit to the

  • South France places to visit: Musee de l'Arles Antique

    arles archeology museum366I reckon that Musee de l'Arles Antique,  Arles' archeology museum, is one of the best modern buildings I have seen. It was designed by Henri Ciriani and looks brilliant. It is a shame the inside exhibitions are not quite up to the standard of the building, but I am sure

  • The 20 best South of France cities to visit in 2019

    best cities south franceIf you are planning a trip to France during 2019 and you are looking for ideas about the best South of France cities to visit on your tour, then we have compiled a guide to the 20 Best South France cities to visit. After Paris, the South of France is

  • Van Gogh in the South of France

    van goghVan Gogh is linked to two main places in the South of France: Arles and Saint Remy de Provence. He had initially traveled to the South of France from Paris in the hope of improving his health and to establish a "studio in the South".