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...

Where to Stay and Eat in the Drôme Provençale

The best restaurants and accommodation in the region, and how to find them Related articles: Secret Provence: Exploring the Drôme Provençale in the South of France The Towns of the Drôme Provençale TOP RESTAURANT SELECTION Le Resto...

A Complete Guide to Burgundy: Venture Beyond the Vineyards

Though famed for its incomparable vintages and world-class gastronomy, there is more to Burgundy than food and wine as Sylvia Edwards Davis discovers... Burgundy is perhaps best known for its excellent gastronomy and world-class wines,...

The Luxury Wine Experience: An Inside Look at Bordeaux Wine Tours by Bernard Magrez

Looking to immerse yourself in the secrets of Bordeaux wine-making? We just returned from a trip to France, where we indulged in the Luxury Wine Experience offered by Bernard Magrez. Here's an inside look...

Settle for Nothing Less than a Life of Luxury, with ChicVillas!

A personalized boutique agency specializing in holiday cottages, luxury villas and chateaux, we pride ourselves on our first-hand knowledge of the villas we offer. By listening to your exact needs, we are able to personally advise...

Premium Villas Provence are the perfect choice for those looking to buy or rent...

With over 25 years of experience, Premium Villas Provence have selected a wide range of charming houses, luxury villas with private pools, typical Mas, Bastide, high-end country houses, renovated farmhouses, prestige property with personality in Provence,...

10 Reasons to Visit the Vendée

The Puy du Fou Theme Park This amazing Theme Park, set in the north of the Vendée, was voted ‘World’s Best Park’ in 2012 by the Thea Classic Award in Los Angeles, and offers...

Gites le Bisson: Charming Cottages in Lower Normandy

Gites Le Bisson offers the perfect setting for your gite holiday in France, whether you are travelling as a house-hunting couple, just passing through the area, or looking for a relaxing family holiday away...