Live and Learn en Provence Knows What Makes a Vacation Truly Special

You will not only stay in a in a beautiful house overlooking the Mediterranean, in Ceyreste, a little medieval village 40 km from Marseille, but you will also get the opportunity to immerse yourself...

Ski Chalet holidays ‘re-invented’

Chalets1066 have ‘re-invented’ Ski Chalet holidays by combining the freedom of self-catering holidays yet with the option of adding extra services you normally only expect from a fully catered holiday. The aim is to maximise...

Au Chateau on their 17 years in the Chateau Rental Business

What changes have you have seen with the average holiday makers - what are your clients like and has this changed over the years?   The travellers who come to our site for accommodations are quite often people with...

Château d’Artigny: A Belle Époque Vision in the Loire Valley

As we drove up the hill and around the bend, a magnificent, regal château suddenly appeared and took my breath away. Perfectly symmetrical with a large garden and pond with fountain in front and...

Where to Stay and Eat in the Limousin

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus some hidden secrets only the locals knew about (until now) Related articles: Discover the Limousin, France’s Rural Heart 12 Unmissable Sites: Great Places to Visit in...
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La Villa Vicha: Luxury Chalets in Provence

  LA VILLA VICHA In the midst of five hectares of Provençal garrigue, ancient olive trees and vines, and between the beaches and forests of Montpellier and Nîmes, La Villa Vicha opens new horizons especially for you....

Into the Mix: A Guide to Cocktail Bars in Paris

Slow to embrace any trend not of its own making, Paris was a bit behind other major cities to jump onto the cocktail craze. But fuelled by an enthusiastic expat community and an eagerness to strut its stuff, the capital...

My Home is My Castle: Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte, Outside Paris

When an eerie bell rang, I put my champagne glass down and walked along the moat of the Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte toward the sound. The sun had just set, wisps of light still lingering, and thousands of candles...

3 Vineyards in Provence to Visit this Summer

In the world of oenology Provence is synonymous with delicious rosé wines, and what better place to taste them than in the very vineyards they were produced? In our guide we've picked vineyards not...

Peaugres Safari Park and a Lakeside Hotel in the Ardèche

Thankfully we spent two nights at l’Auberge du Lac because it took us so long to find this hidden jewel on a country road nestled on the edge of Lac Ternay about an hour...