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Exploring Toulon: A Guide to your stay
By Tom Cummings on Nov 22 2023

The Allure of Toulon Toulon, a hidden gem on the Mediterranean coast of France, is an idyllic destination for travelers seeking both charm and luxury. Toulon's journey from a Roman settlement to a vital naval base and now a vibrant port city is fascinating. Its historic core, lined with narrow streets and colorful buildings, tells stories of a rich past. The city's architecture, a mix of med... Read More

Savor the Flavors of Nice: A Culinary Journey Through the French Riviera's Best Kept Secrets
By Tom Cummings on Nov 9 2023

Nestled along the sparkling Côte d'Azur, the city of Nice beckons travelers with its vibrant markets, azure waters, and, most enticingly, its culinary delights. While the allure of its pebbled beaches and the charm of its old-world architecture are well-documented, Nice's gastronomic landscape remains a treasure trove of flavors waiting to be discovered. For those with a penchant for fine di... Read More

Burgundy - the very heart of France
By Alison Cummings on Dec 20 2020

Beautiful Burgundy is so often overlooked as a holiday destination, but this charming French gem is well worth a visit. Thousands either pass through or even by-pass it on their route to the south and rarely consider it as place to stop and enjoy. A comfortable striking distance from home, it’s easily accessible by car, or by Eurostar to Paris, then less than a 2 hour train journey into Burg... Read More

Top Family Attractions in the South of France
By Alison Cummings on Nov 14 2020

The South of France is a beautiful location to visit. If you’re planning a trip to the area for a family holiday, then you’ll be pleased to know that there are many delightful attractions to ponder. From vineyards to parks, the choice is incredible.  Accrobranche Located in woods, close to Motagnac, Accrobranche is the epitome of adventure with rope ladders and tree canopy walks... Read More

Is St Tropez still the jewel of the Cote d'Azur?
By Alison Cummings on Jul 9 2020

Some places will always be synonymous with class, sophistication and excitement; Milan, Mustique, Courcheval. But for a truly unique glimpse of an old fashioned glamour combined with a truly modern sense of fun, then St. Tropez is surely the ultimate holiday destination. Just the name itself conjures images of a lithe and beautiful Brigitte Bardot stepping onto the dock from the motor launch t... Read More

Bastille Day - La Fête Nationale
By Alison on Jun 7 2020

Few national celebrations encapsulate the French spirit like Bastille Day. La Fête Nationale (as it is formally known in France – Bastille Day is English only!), is an action packed day, filled with events, feasts, military parades and sometimes, moments of political significance. Whilst Bastille Day is celebrated around the world by French communities (including in London), it is in F... Read More