Provence-Alpes

Unique Gypsy Jazz tour in the south of France

Written by on September 18, 2017 in Provence-Alpes, Tours in France
Unique Gypsy Jazz tour in the south of France

To many, the sound of gypsy jazz, or Jazz manouche in French, is the quintessential sound of France. Upbeat, uplifting, joyful and oh so French. When you hear the lilting music, it instantly conjures up an image in your mind of a 2cv clattering down an empty road, chickens at the window, sunflowers in the […]

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Discover authentic Provence with this unique gourmet cultural tour

Discover authentic Provence with this unique gourmet cultural tour

A trip to Provence is often the trip of a lifetime. It’s a very special place and when you visit, you want to have a very special time and to create unique experiences and memories that you’ll cherish for ever. Martine Bertin-Peterson at Gout et Voyage puts it this way “if you want to experience […]

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Five fun family activities in Avignon

Written by on September 8, 2017 in Provence-Alpes
Five fun family activities in Avignon

Avignon has plenty to offer everyone whatever their age. From the Palais to the Papes to the famous Pont d’Avignon there are grand monuments and small in this lovely ancient city. If you’re looking for family activities for you and the kids, Avignon doesn’t disappoint. Little train tour of Avignon Visit Avignon in a fun […]

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Join a Unique, luxury tour through Burgundy and Provence

Written by on September 8, 2017 in Burgundy, Provence-Alpes, Tours in France
Join a Unique, luxury tour through Burgundy and Provence

  Join a once in a lifetime experience. Exclusive, luxurious with the best French wines, gourmet food and Michelin star restaurants in enchanting Burgundy and Provence. This is a 6 star trip for those who really want to experience the luxury lifestyle. Don’t expect a regular cruise with half a day at a port here […]

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Join the Perfect Provence Lavender and cultural tour 2018

Join the Perfect Provence Lavender and cultural tour 2018

The photos show the colours of the lavender growing in its gorgeous surroundings in Provence but there’s nothing quite like seeing it – and sniffing it – in person… Go in June to enjoy the lavender fields before the summer crowds arrive. At this time of the year the purple flowers begin to share their […]

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Avignon in Provence is the perfect Weekend destination

Written by on August 22, 2017 in Provence-Alpes
Avignon in Provence is the perfect Weekend destination

You’re sitting in the office, or watching the TV or on a train or bus dreaming of being somewhere else. Somewhere sunny, where the food is great and the wine is chilled and you can sit outside relaxing. Avignon in Provence offers all these things and a whole lot more… Cultural fix in Avignon The […]

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Autumn in the south of France is the perfect time to tour

Autumn in the south of France is the perfect time to tour

Autumn in the south of France is a great time to take a visit and enjoy the sights without the summer crowds. The weather is mellow and warm, the light is soft and the locals go about the business of real life. Touring in the south of France in Autumn If you’re into wine then […]

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The places where the locals love to eat and drink in Avignon Provence

Written by on August 15, 2017 in Gastronomy, Provence-Alpes
The places where the locals love to eat and drink in Avignon Provence

I could tell you that Avignon is the heart of Provence – it is. I could tell you that it’s a place of history and culture – it is. But what you might not know is that Avignon is a place to savour – quite literally I mean, because this is a town that’s full […]

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10 great restaurants and bars in Avignon Provence

Written by on August 15, 2017 in Gastronomy, Provence-Alpes
10 great restaurants and bars in Avignon Provence

Avignon is a fabulous foodie destination. The sunny city, the heart of Provence has bars, cafes, bistros and restaurants galore. Just wander and you will find places that are feast for the eyes and the soul as well as the stomach, such as these 10 restaurants and bars that the locals love… Appeals to all […]

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Top Ten things to do in Avignon Provence

Written by on August 11, 2017 in Provence-Alpes
Top Ten things to do in Avignon Provence

Historic, gastronomic and beautiful – the top things to do in Avignon Provence to make the most of your time in this fabulous city. Palais des Papes The UNESCO listed Palace of the Popes is quite simply awesome in its immensity and sheer presence. It’s not hard to imagine the effect seeing it must have […]

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