Discover les Carrières de Lumières located in les Baux-de-Provence

You like dreaming, feeling in another universe and painting… then les Carrières de Lumières in les Baux-de- Provence is a must-see. A  sound and light show taking place in a former stone quarry In the awesome […]

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The fountains of Aix-en-Provence

While strolling leisurely around Aix-en-Provence, you will come across singing fountains all over the historical center. There are about 40 public fountains in this attractive city whose name comes from the Latin word Aquae meaning […]

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Do not miss an olive oil tasting if you stay in Provence

Where can you enjoy an olive oil tasting in Provence? Olive groves shape Provence land. Let’s dive into the universe of olive oil. In les Alpilles, the mountain range of Luberon or on the slopes […]

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The Hotel de Caumont, a unique Art Center in Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence offers numerous outstanding former private noble houses. The Hotel de Caumont is one of them and is really worth a visit. Discover why reading this short article. A new cultural institution in Aix-en-Provence This […]

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L’Occitane, a worldwide famous company

Body, face and home products from the brand l’Occitane are sold worldwide but do you know the story of such a famous company respectful of the traditions of its native Provence? The story of l’Occitane […]

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Provence, land of incredible writers

Numerous incredible writers have drawn their inspiration from Provence’s land and specificities throughout history for their literary work. The most important gathering promoting the Provencal culture is undoubtedly the Félibrige. It was created by a […]

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Your tour to Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Les Baux-de-Provence and Eygalières

You don’t know where to go in Provence? Let’s take an excursion to the mountain range of les Alpilles. This is one of the most attractive areas of Provence. The hilltop village of Les Baux-de-Provence […]

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Private tours in Provence

The high season is now over in our beautiful region, but as mentioned in the article « A year in Provence », taking a private tour in Provence is worthwhile year round! From October to May it […]

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Account of the Provencal way of life by an American student studying in Aix-en-Provence

Lauren, a young American girl, came to Aix-en-Provence, a famous university town, to study French. She splits her time between classes at IAU College and an internship at Tour Designer and decided to share her […]

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A year in Provence

Provence is now waking up from Winter: it is Spring and now the blooming of all the senses starts. Like Peter Mayle described it in his famous Best Seller “A year in Provence”, our fabulous […]

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