Beautiful villages in Provence

Beautiful villages in Provence

The famous region of France named Provence is an extremely attractive place to visit. With wonderful historic settlements and incomparable sceneries, the region attracts thousands or even millions of tourists each and every year. The historical region of France has significant geographical features, too. The Camargue region, the Calanques and the Verdon Gorge are just some of the most famous sights of Provence. The region is also famous for its picturesque small towns and villages. In case y... [ read more ]

The best summer destinations in Provence

The best summer destinations in Provence

The southern region of France can make a perfect destination for a memorable summer vacation. There are numerous destinations you can choose of. Besides the world famous French Riviera, the sunny Provence also offers some excellent locations for tourists. Located between the picturesque Alps and the wonderful Mediterranean Sea, Provence’s wonderful hills, beautiful vineyards and immense lavender fields provide a perfect summer destination to any holidaymaker. Besides the warm temperature, t... [ read more ]

Provence’s natural jewels

Provence’s natural jewels

As one of the most beautiful regions of France, Provence is a paradise for nature-lovers. Situated in the south-eastern part of the country, the area includes mountainous regions and coastal lines at the same time. In case you are interested in a journey to this breathtaking region, I think you should read the following guide. Below I will present you some of Provence’s natural jewels. These are the following: the breathtaking and famous Verdon Gorge, the beautiful Mercantour National Park, ... [ read more ]

Top spring destinations in France

Top spring destinations in France

Going to France this spring? In case you do, you must read the following guide. Below I will present you the top spring destinations in France, including the Loire Valley, Provence, Bordeaux, Paris and the less-known but magnificent town of Annecy. Springtime in France is considered an ideal time for campings, city breaks, cycling and walking tours. If you would like to admire France’s most breathtaking landscapes in bloom, this is the perfect time of the year to make a visit. Whatever you... [ read more ]

Attend the best fall festivals in Provence

Attend the best fall festivals in Provence

Autumn has arrived, but the weather is still fine. It is the perfect time to organize a holiday to France! Provence, one of the most beautiful regions of France has so many things to offer to the visitors. Besides the fantastic cultural and natural attractions of Provence, there are also numerous things to do here. Some of these are the fantastic fall festivals which are held in the region. These festivals include the following: the Ventoux Nature Flavours, the Soup Festival held in Vaison la ... [ read more ]

Top 5 things to do in Provence

Top 5 things to do in Provence

Provence is a spectacular region of France. With numerous gorgeous sight, great beaches, beautiful countryside, several cultural attractions and dozens of entertainment possibilities, it is one of the country’s most attractive and popular tourist destinations. The abundance of attractions is so huge, that you perhaps won’t be able to choose which ones to visit and which ones to miss. Whatever your preferences, you will surely find at least one attraction which will become your favorite one... [ read more ]

Travel guide to the best river- and canal cruises in France

Travel guide to the best river- and canal cruises in France

When it comes to France, people usually think about its magnificent cities, spectacular landscapes, the French Riviera, the Alps with ski resorts, its picturesque rural sites and gorgeous monuments and buildings. There is also another less popular attraction in France, more precisely the river- and canal cruises. The country is home to several beautiful rivers and canals. Thus, it is not surprising that this kind of tours have been developed here. During a one-week cruise passengers have the o... [ read more ]

Visitor’s guide to Provence’s natural heritage

Visitor’s guide to Provence’s natural heritage

Provence is one of the most popular regions in France. Being part of the administrative area of Provence-Alpes-Cȏte d’Azur, this region is located in the south eastern part of the country. It is contiguous with Italy to east and the Mediterranean Sea to south and south-east. It is not surprising that Provence is one of the most beautiful and also most visited regions of France. Provence offers a remarkable cultural heritage: some of the well-known cities that are located here are Avignon, M... [ read more ]

Summer Festivals in Provence

Summer Festivals in Provence

Provence is mild in winter, fresh and fragrant in spring and blazing in wild colors in autumn, but it's in summer that this picturesque part of France is really at its best. Summer is the season when Provence is pervaded with the smell of lavender and ripening grapes, and if you don't mind the often scorching Mediterranean sun, spending your summer months in Province is the best holiday anyone could wish for. But it's not just sweet idleness and rural tranquility in southern France this time... [ read more ]

The best vineyards in southern France

The best vineyards in southern France

If one had to pick the things most associated with France, it would be the romance, the castles, the food and the wine. All of them are available anywhere you are in France, from the tiniest village to the great cities. But although you can pamper yourself with lovely French wine wherever you are, if you are a true fan of wines then you absolutely must visit a few wineries at least. Many wine regions in France have fashioned themselves into tourist magnets, but still, the south of France win... [ read more ]