Tours in France

The best Lavender Tour of Provence

Written by on February 2, 2019 in Tours in France
The best Lavender Tour of Provence

People often ask, “when is the best time to visit the lavender fields in Provence?” It might seem odd, but it’s not as easy as you might think to get the dates spot on. Generally speaking, visit between the last week of June and the first week of August and you’re pretty much guaranteed perfect […]

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Cruising to Europe and France, travel in style…

Written by on January 23, 2019 in Tours in France
Cruising to Europe and France, travel in style…

Discover the historical, cultural and epicurian delights of France and explore quaint towns, historic cities and lush vineyards. Take a relaxing tour where you all you have to do is enjoy the ride – a cruise is the perfect way to visit France and Europe. Beautiful cruise ships When it comes to cruising to Europe, […]

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Fantastic Cookery holiday in the Loire Valley

Written by on January 22, 2019 in Tours in France
Fantastic Cookery holiday in the Loire Valley

For the first time, Artistic Gourmet Adventures are running cookery courses in the Loire Valley. This is no ordinary culinary vacation. It’s a fun filled week with a Cordon Bleu-Paris Alum chef. You’ll be based in a stunning chateau in the Loire Valley. Experience the culture, learn of the history of the amazing chateaux of […]

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Classic Car Holidays and Tours in France

Written by on January 18, 2019 in Tours in France
Classic Car Holidays and Tours in France

The traffic-free roads of southwest France could have been designed with classic car road trips in mind. Stunning scenery, picturesque villages, hill top towns and dramatic coastal routes, perfect for classic car drivers. When classic car devotees Lyn and Graham Peek from the UK were looking for a home in France, they knew, as soon […]

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Take a guided tour of Lourdes

Written by on January 13, 2019 in Tours in France
Take a guided tour of Lourdes

For over 159 years, millions of the faithful have flocked to the small village of Lourdes. Here, nestled at the foothills of the Pyrenees Mountains in southwestern France, it’s said that miracles happen… Sue Aran of French Country Adventures says of Lourdes: “Before the Virgin Mary appeared to local girl Bernadette Soubirous in 1858, this […]

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Day trips in Provence with a private driver

Written by on January 8, 2019 in Tours in France
Day trips in Provence with a private driver

You will be surprised by how much you can experience in Provence in one day. When you have a private driver and local guide that is… Whether you’re based in Marseille or Avignon, Aix-en-Provence or off the beaten track, a day trip with a knowledgeable guide means you can get to see so much more […]

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The best tours of France in 2019

Written by on January 7, 2019 in Tours in France
The best tours of France in 2019

Travel like a local! We’ve picked 15 fabulous tours in France where the experience is built around the things YOU want to see and do. Small Group tours in France Each and every private tour is different and they are all typically for less than ten people. Enjoy the trip of a lifetime… Tour at […]

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5 very good reasons to go cycling in the Occitanie region of France

Written by on December 22, 2018 in Tours in France
5 very good reasons to go cycling in the Occitanie region of France

If you’re a cyclist, then there are certain things that you look for in a cycling holiday that you know will really make it special. In the Tarn, Occitanie, France, boxes get ticked and cyclists get happy. Why the Tarn region in France is one of the best French cycling locations Admittedly the Tarn doesn’t […]

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Fabulous food tour of Dordogne, France

Written by on November 25, 2018 in Tours in France
Fabulous food tour of Dordogne, France

Julia Child, the acclaimed cookbook author, once said “In France, cooking is a serious art form and a national sport.”  And Australian proprietor of Dordogne Country House Holidays, Rosemary Vine is inclined to agree with her. “I split my time between Australia and France, and each time I return, it’s with fresh eyes and a […]

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Culinary holiday with a Master Chef in France

Written by on October 24, 2018 in Rhône Alpes, Tours in France
Culinary holiday with a Master Chef in France

If you love food, and all things French – you’re going to fall head over heels for a very special event taking place in 2019 in France: Master Chef at the Maison. There’s nothing else quite like this unique week-long break in the gorgeous Haute-Pyrenees at the luxury mansion Le Belvedere, where you’ll spend 8 […]

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