• 10 best French cities in Provence, France to visit

    provenceOne of the most iconic images of the South of France is the purple lavender fields of Provence. If you are looking at visiting Provence this summer or next, then here are some ideas about the best cities to explore in the Provence region. From small sleepy hilltop villages perched

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  • 10 Best Provence towns to visit

    roussillon provence4If you are planning a trip to Provence, France, this year and you are looking for ideas about what to do and see, we have compiled a guide to the best towns to visit in the Provence region of France. Provence is an amazing region to visit. All the images that come to mind when

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  • Aix-en-Provence tourism

    aixThe old University town of Aix-en-Provence is a wonderful place to spend time in. Perhaps the most recognisable part of Aix is the Cours Mirabeau, the wide avenue with rows of plane-trees that follows the line of the old city wall and divides the town into two halves. Along this avenue, you will find plenty of cafés, including the Deux Garçons, which has been frequented by the likes of Paul Cézanne, Émile Zola and Ernest

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  • Barben zoo in Provence

    barben zooOne of the best zoos in the South of France is located in the heart of Provence, in between Salon de Provence and Aix-en-Provence. Barben zoo is laid out amongst beautiful Provence countryside and encompasses over 9kms of trails. This zoo includes a wide range of animals from the usual suspects (lions, giraffes, bears and elephants) to some unique animals such as Lynx cats, Fennec foxes, Tufted Capuchin and Alpacas.

  • Best restaurants in Provence: La Bastide St Antoine

    la bastide st antoine 3662Jacques Chibois' Michelin star restaurant, La Bastide St Antoine, is located close to Grasse and is widely regarded as one of the best restaurants in Provence. La Bastide St Antoine is a lovely old-style Provencal country house, surrounded by an olive grove. La Bastide St Antoine restaurant is a member of the Les Grandes Tables du Monde association, which covers 170 of the World's top restaurants across 24

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  • Best South of France holiday destinations

    peyriac shorelineIf you are planning your summer holidays in 2018 and you are looking for information on the Best South France holiday destinations, then just follow our handy guide to the 10 best places to stay in South of France. We have grouped these South France tourist attractions into distinct regions of the South of France, but to be honest getting around is quite simple. 

  • Guided food & wine tours to Provence France 2018

    provence food tours366If you are looking to explore Provence, France, then this guided Provence food & wine tour in 2018 is the perfect way to experience the gourmet delights of Provence. Led by Amanda Taylor-Ace & chef Peter Meikle, this small group tour of Provence, takes in a range of Provencal villages, markets, restaurants and sites. This cooking tour of Provence lasts 13 days and takes place from Saturday, 26th May to Thursday,

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  • Provence towns to visit: Gordes, France

    provence towns to visit gordes franceThe small village of Gordes in Provence, France, perched on top of a cliff above the valley of Calavon is one of the most charming Provence towns to visit. The Mediterranean climate and relaxed pace of life in Gordes create the perfect vacation environment. It is quite easy to spend the whole day doing nothing much: wandering the winding streets, leisurely taking coffee at a cafe and watching the world slowly go by,

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  • Provence towns: L'Isle-sur-Sorgue

    isle sur sorgue provence townsL'Isle sur Sorgue is often regarded as one of the prettiest towns in Provence to visit. Located on the banks of the river Sorgue, L'Isle sur Sorgue was originally a fishing village, situated on an island in the middle of marshland. This historic Provence town also became an important centre for silk, paper, wool, rugs and dyeing. 

     

  • Where to visit in Provence France in 2018

    where to visit in Provence FranceIf you are planning a trip to France during 2018 and you are looking for ideas about where to visit in Provence, France, we have compiled a guide to the best hilltop villages and towns to visit in the Provence region of Southern France.